Tosu, Saga

city in Saga Prefecture, Japan

Tosu (鳥栖市, Tosu-shi) is a Japanese city in Saga Prefecture on the island of Kyūshū.


In 1874, disagreements with the central government of Japan became an armed conflict. This was called the Saga Rebellion (佐賀の乱, Saga no ran).[1] This involved region of the modern city.

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  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Saga no Ran" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 804.
  2., Kyushu Shinkansen; Yakoshima, Ryuta. "Kyushu Shinkansen and Background to Establishment," Japan Railway and Transport Review,, No. 57. March 2011, p. 33; retrieved 2012-3-12.
  3. Watford Group, Bunel Award 2011; retrieved 2012-3-12.

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