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A collection of related and useful links
JSTOR – Digitized back issues of academic journals, now also includes books and primary sources, and current issues of journals
Hemingway Editor – very useful little app/program
Japanese Castle explorer – because sometimes a book just doesn’t tell you enough.
The Carpentry Way – real things made with good wood using time tested tools and techniques.
Online Topographic map – sometimes clearer, more informative and easier to use than Google Maps
Japanese Homes and their Surroundings, 1885 – excellent source if carefully used.
The Samurai Archives Wiki project is an attempt to create the most concise and detailed database of pre-20th century Japanese history on the internet. And it can save you valuable time.
Laura Joh Rowland – home of the Sano Ichiro Mystery series.
Kampo – Traditional Japanese Medicine & Therapeutics
Recreating Japanese Women (book) – excellent research material
Japan for Sustainability – nice journal site of current developments
Just Enough; Lessons in Living Green From Traditional Japan (book) – a reality we all must face
RomajiDesu – Online Japanese dictionary. Because I will never understand enough
Online Japanese Armour manual – Good reference with photos of original pieces
Japanese Archery and Archers, 1897 – Transactions and Presentations of the Japan Society. Online article