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Awa Province (Tokushima)

Map of Japanese provinces (1868) with Awa Province (Tokushima) highlighted

Awa Province (阿波国 Awa-no kuni) was an old province of Japan in the area that is today a part of Tokushima Prefecture on Shikoku.[1] Awa was bordered by Tosa, Sanuki, and Iyo Provinces. It was sometimes called Ashū (阿州) .

Contents

  • Historical districts 1
  • Notes 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Historical districts

Notes

  1. ^ Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Awa no Kuni" in , p. 62Japan Encyclopedia, p. 62, at Google Books.

References

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Murdoch's map of provinces, 1903


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