The Chushingura incident (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

What becomes known as 'The Chushingura Incident' takes place in Japan, when Kira Yoshinaka is murdered by supporters of the dead Lord of Ako.

Citation:
Editors. "The Chushingura incident". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17024, accessed 09 December 2016.]