Legends of the Samurai
2012 | ISBN-10: 1590207300, 0879516194 | 432 Pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Over the decades the reputation of the samurai has grown to mythical proportions, owing to such films as Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai and Yojimbo as well as works such as James Clavell's epic Shogun. In Legends of the Samurai, Hiroaki Sato confronts both the history and the legend of the samurai, untangling the two to present an authentic picture of these legendary warriors.
Through his masterful translations of original samurai tales, laws, dicta, reports, and arguments accompanied by insightful commentary, Sato chronicles the changing ethos of the Japanese warrior from the samurai's historical origins to his rise to political power.
A fascinating look at Japanese history as seen through the evolution of the samurai, Legends of the Samurai stands as the ultimate authority on its subject.
The Book of Viking Myths
French Vocabulary Drills
Italian Vocabulary Drills
Easy German Step-by-Step
Language, Society and Power: An Introduction, 4 edition
Just Write: Creating Unforgettable Fiction and a Rewarding Writing Life
The Language of Time: A Reader
Clausal Architecture and Subject Positions: Impersonal constructions in the Germanic languages
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.
Longman English Grammar(3288)
How to Learn a Foreign Language(2309)
8,789 Words of Wisdom(2292)
50 Steps to Improving Your Academic Writin(2256)
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, T(2235)
Easy French Step-by-Step(2171)
Learn Japanese through Dialogues: Beginnin(2046)
Russian for Beginners: The Best Handbook f(2045)
The St. Martin's Guide to Writing, 11th Ed(1973)
The 2,548 Best Things Anybody Ever Said(1968)
English for Writing Research Papers, 2nd E(1902)
The AMA Handbook of Business Letters(1819)
The Literature Book (Big Ideas Simply Expl(1769)
Learn Spanish: Avoid 100-Plus Gringo Mista(1744)
Kanji 100: Learn the Most Useful Kanji in (1669)