Battle of Sekigahara: a war set in stone

Travel Mar 19, 2016

Battle of Sekigahara: a war set in stone

by Stephen Mansfield

The open valley basins of Gifu Prefecture at the very center of Honshu, where the town of Sekigahara lies, were easily co-opted as theaters of war. It's no coincidence, given the martial history of the region, that the town of Seki was once known ...