How does a nation ruled by warriors descend into over 100 years of civil war? Find out this week as we discuss the causes of the Onin War and the collapse of the authority of the Ashikaga shoguns.
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Keene, Donald. Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion.
Sansom, George B. A History of Japan, Vol II: 1334-1615.
Varley, H. Paul. The Onin War.