city in Toyama Prefecture, Japan
Uozu developed as a castle town.
In 1956, a great fire ravished many buildings in Uozu.
Gold was discovered in the mountains of near Uozu.
- Kodansha. (1983). "Uozu," Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan, Vol. 8, p. 174.
- Lewis, Michael. (2000). Becoming Apart: National Power and Local Politics in Toyama, 1868-1945, p. 46.
- Lewis, Becoming Apart, p. 259; Lewis, Michael. (1990). Rioters and Citizens: Mass Protest in Imperial Japan, p. 50.
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