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Unformatted text preview: daimyo also had to ask permission to leave their domain, repair old castles, and marry. They were also forbidden to construct castles, warships, and coin money. After Ieyasus rule had passed, the bakuhan system continued to progress, in 1642 a system was set up where tozama daimyo had to spent alternate years in Edo. This further economically drained the elite daimyo.Finally the number of soldiers each daimyo was allowed to have was very limited.The significance of the bakuhan system was that it ensured the Tokugawa would maintain its wealth and power....
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2011 for the course HS HS 1710 taught by Professor Hdl during the Winter '10 term at Wayne State University.
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