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Title:
Arms and armor of the samurai : the history of weaponry in ancient Japan
Author:
Bottomley, I. (Ian), 1940-
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Publication Information:
New York : Crescent Books, 1996.
Physical Description:
192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780517103180
Format :
Book

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Central Library U821.J3 B68 1996 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

With introduction by Dr. Y. Sasan. Expertly written and researched history of Japanese weaponry. Traces the rise, development, and demise of the Samurai who dominated Japan for over 700 years. With many previously unpublished photographs. 270 illustrations.


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