Samurai Wisdom Stories

Author: Pascal Fauliot
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 1611804132
Size: 13.52 MB
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These samurai stories are pithy and engaging, and include tales of battle, strategy, loyalty conflicts, court intrigues, breakthroughs in a warrior's development, and vengeance achieved or foregone.

Unmarried Women In Japan

Author: Akiko Yoshida
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317507193
Size: 69.32 MB
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Thus, this book not only serves to enlighten readers on current issues in Japan – it also provides sociological perspectives on contemporary gender inequality.

101 Great Samurai Prints

Author: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486155226
Size: 14.12 MB
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Kuniyoshi was a master of the warrior woodblock print — and these 18th-century illustrations represent the pinnacle of his craft.

Axis Suicide Squads

Author: Justo Miranda
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781781555651
Size: 39.10 MB
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But this book is just about machines, depicting all known designs of all Axis suicide airplanes and panic fighters.

The Abe Restoration

Author: Craig Mark
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498516777
Size: 41.82 MB
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This book examines how Abe has sought a restoration of Japanese primacy at three levels: political, through the restoration of the traditional postwar parliamentary dominance of the LDP; economic, through his signature policy known as ...

Samurai Wisdom

Author: Thomas Cleary
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462900569
Size: 37.27 MB
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The works translated in Samurai Wisdom for the very first time are as timeless and important today as the works of Sun Tzu, Musashi and Clausewitz.

Samurai

Author: Mitsuo Kure
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 146291490X
Size: 51.87 MB
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This book of Japanese history traces the story of a unique historical phenomenon: a period of 700 years—equivalent to the entire stretch of Western history between the reigns of the Crusader king Richard the Lionhearted and of Queen ...

The Book Of Five Rings

Author: Musashi Miyamoto
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553351702
Size: 64.87 MB
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Investigates the history and philosophy of this traditional form of Japanese sword fighting

True Path Of The Ninja

Author: Antony Cummins
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462900895
Size: 57.14 MB
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True Path of the Ninja covers the following topics: What a ninja is and what equipment he needs The skills of infiltration and information gathering How to disrupt and distract the enemy How to be mentally prepared to carry out ninja ...

Asia S Reckoning

Author: Richard McGregor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399562672
Size: 25.49 MB
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China, red or green -- Countering Japan -- Five ragged islands -- The golden years -- Japan says no -- Asian values -- Apologies and their discontents -- Yasukuni respects -- History's cauldron -- The Ampo mafia -- The rise and retreat of ...