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The Samurai Sourcebook

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The Samurai Sourcebook by Stephen Turnbull
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Strategy and tactics are explained, with details of command structures, the raising of armies, campaign life, the role of the castle, the characteristics of Japanese battles and the rituals and other consequences of battle. A catalogue of every major battle and siege from 940 to 1638 is followed by specific case studies examining such subjects as personal combat and guerrilla warfare. Further sections cover religion and the Samurai, Bushido and Harakiri, and a special section presents material on the heraldry used by the samurai.

Author Biography

Dr Stephen Turnbull has made himself the world's expert on the Samurai, using his years of diligent research to publish a whole series of bestselling Samurai histories. He is widely employed as a consultant authority on Japanese history and religion.
Release date NZ
March 23rd, 2000
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
175 b&w photographs,
Imprint
Weidenfeld Military
Pages
320
Dimensions
189x245x20
ISBN-13
9781854095237
Product ID
1648324

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