The Oda Nobunaga Quiz.
The history of Japan is a story of dramatic power shifts. From merchants to hereditary rulers, a great many different ruling structures have come and gone in the Land of the Rising Sun. During one of the most romanticized periods of Japan’s history, warlords consolidated power hoping to unite the divided archipelago.
Oda Nobunaga fought a series of bloody battles to blaze a legendary path into history. Divisions throughout the different territories of Japan were quite common until Nobunaga. Through his efforts, however, the nation began to unify. What’s more, the Japanese noble warrior class had been itching for years to join a cause worthy of their skill.
Nobunaga and his subordinates created an age where they could put their lives on the line to enact massive change. What’s more, those who opposed Nobunaga wee able to contribute to the cause of resisting such sweeping change. In a way, the wars of Nobunaga were between clashing ideals. As more and more land fell under Nobunaga’s control, so too did great lords and warriors.
By the time of his death, Nobunaga had amassed an army the likes of which Japan had not seen before. What’s more, his revolutionary tactics introduced new ideas into the warfare of all Asia. Nobunaga himself was a man who attempted to carve a path out of his iron ambition.
This quiz will look through the life and times of Nobunaga to both test and provide knowledge. How much do you know about this legendary historical leader? Take our Oda Nobunaga Quiz to find out.
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Andrew Nicholas is a passionate reader and writer on the subjects of history and mankind. He is a published author, critic, and poet who grew up in the friendly scenery of rural Ohio. He is a graduate of Wright State University and a regular student of historical curiosities.