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Arima Harunobu

Arima Harunobu From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Arima Harunobu (有馬晴信?, 1567-1612) Arima Harunobu was the second son and successor of Japanese daimyo Arima Yoshisada. Harunobu was born in the castle of Arima and controlled the Shimabara area of Hizen province. After Harunobu’s father’s death, he began the persecution of Christians in his region. With Ryūzōji Takanobu expanding into his domain, […]

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