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In terms of recorded history, the earliest contact that I know was in 50 B.C., when a Japanese army supposedly aborted its invasion upon hearing of the Silla king's greatness. Make of its credibility what you will... 《三國史記·新羅本紀》八年，倭人行兵，欲犯邊，聞始祖有神德，乃還。 This is recorded in the History of the Three Kingdoms, written in A.D. 1145. The same document reports ...
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