THE SAMURAI WARRIOR

THE GOLDEN AGE OF JAPAN'S ELITE FIGHTERS, 1560-1615

Autore: Ben Hubbard

Codice: 286014

€ 24,50

The Samurai Warrior examines the fighting men of this key period in Japanese history. Divided into six chapters, the book describes the unification under the Tokugawa bakufu, the major battles of the era, the weapons and armour used, the social structure of Japanese society, myths about the samurai, and finally the decline of the samurai amidst the modernization of the Meiji period. Including more than 200 photographs, illustrations, paintings, and maps, The Samurai Warrior is a colorful, accessible study of Japan’s famous but often misunderstood warrior elite.

Lingua

INGLESE

Illustrazioni

200 illustrazioni varie

Pagine

224

Misure

21 x 28,5

Rilegato

SI

ISBN
9781782744993