Some articles on shirakawa barrier, barrier, shirakawa:
... This term is based on the barrier built in Shirakawa, Fukushima ... This fact became known in the high school baseball world as the "Shirakawa Barrier" ... Tomakomai High (southern Hokkaidō) took the title, and in one bound leaped over not only the Shirakawa Barrier but also the Tsugaru Strait separating Hokkaido from Honshū ...
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“The want of education and moral training is the only real barrier that exists between the different classes of men. Nature, reason, and Christianity recognize no other. Pride may say Nay; but Pride was always a liar, and a great hater of the truth.”
—Susanna Moodie (18031885)