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The Samurai

By: Bryant, Anthony J.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing: 1989

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 19244

ISBN: 0850458978

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book, liberally illustrated with examples of their dress during various periods in history. ; Elite Series #23; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.6 X 7.1 X 0.2 inches; 64 pages; "Osprey's examination of Japan's Samurai warriors of the medieval period. Perhaps the greatest warriors in history, the Samurai were a product of a social system totally geared to war. The Samurai became expert in fighting both on horseback and on the ground. Their way of life was dictated by the code of Bushido or 'way of the warrior' and clad in their magnificent, mu... View more info