Description - Weapons and Fighting Techniques of the Samurai Warrior by Thomas Donald Conlan
Packed with colour illustrations, this book covers all aspects of the Samurai army and its equipment, from the skirmishers to the mounted warriors. It explains the role of each type of soldier and weapon on the battlefield, and why it was - or was not - successful.
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(297mm x 227mm x mm)
Amber Books Ltd
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Author Biography - Thomas Donald Conlan
Thomas D. Conlan is Professor of East Asian Studies & History at Princeton University. He was formerly Associate Professor of Asian Studies at Bowdoin College, Maine. A graduate in Japanese History from the Universities of Michigan and Kyoto, he was awarded his Ph.D from Stanford University in 1998. His books include The Violent Order of Fourteenth Century Japan.