Special Feature

* Manufacturing Technologies in the Middle Ages
* Technological Innovation and Life Changes in the Middle Ages
(Jiro Muraki)

Special Feature: Manufacturing Technologies in the Middle Ages

Middle Ages Seen from the Remains of Production Activity (Masatoshi Ono)
Cultural and Technological Exchanges between Ningbo and Hakata (Koji Saeki)
City of Manufacturing—Sakai in the Middle Ages (Kenichi Osawa)
Keys and Locks as Foreign Technologies (Shinya Tsubone)


Enthusiasm for Technological Innovation (Jiro Muraki)
Spread of Yuimono and Wood Processing Technology (Yasuyuki Suzuki)

A Witness to History

A photographic introduction to items from the collection
"Grand Map of Sakai in 1689 (Genroku 2)"
(Tetsuo Tamai)

The 36th Rekihaku Update

International Research Meeting:
Interpretation of Ages of the Kofun Period and the Three States Period in Japan and Korea (III)
(Kazuo Hirose)

Introducing Our Researchers - Part 48

Folklore of the Migrant Lifestyle (Mutsuhiko Matsuda)

Museum Displays Today—Part 19: Shimane Museum of Ancient Izumo

Different Kinds of History and Culture, New Regional Culture (Iwao Matsumoto)

Book Review

“Picture of Warring Kyoto—Reading Folding Screens of Scenes In and Around Kyoto” written by Michihiro Kojima (Shigeo Fujiwara)

Rekihaku Chat (readers' page) May 30, 2010

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