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Hayashi Shihei - Europeana Collections
Hayashi Shihei (林 子平, August 6, 1738 - July 28, 1793) was a Japanese military scholar and a retainer of the Sendai Domain.His name is sometimes misread (according to the Sino-Japanese reading) as Rin Shihei.Shihei was born as a second son of Hayashi Gonhyoue Yoshimichi, a hatamoto who served the Tokugawa shogunate. However Yoshimichi was...