Inventing the Way of the Samurai

Inventing the Way of the Samurai
Author : Oleg Benesch
Publisher : Past & Present Books
Total Pages : 284
Release : 2014
ISBN 10 : 9780198706625
ISBN 13 : 0198706626
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Inventing the Way of the Samurai Book Description:

This volume examines the development of the 'way of the samurai' (bushidō), which is popularly viewed as a defining element of the Japanese national character and even the 'soul of Japan' - to provide an overview of modern Japanese social, cultural, and political history.


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