Flashcards in Vocabulary 10/11/16 Deck (13):
the title applied to the chief military commanders
one of the great lords who were vassals of the shogun.
Ritual suicide by disembowelment formerly practiced by Japanese samurai.
a member of a powerful military caste in feudal Japan
a large boat that may be launched from a sailing ship.
a large area of flat unforested grassland in southeastern Europe or Siberia.
The medieval Russian state
a member of a group of peoples in central and eastern Europe speaking Slavic languages.
Principality of Kiev
a Ruthenian state in the regions of central Ukraine around the city of Kiev
discoverer of Vinland
two Icelandic texts written independently of each other in the early thirteenth century
the part of England under this law.