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A brief history of the Samurai : the way of Japan's elite warriors, Jonathan Clements

Label
A brief history of the Samurai : the way of Japan's elite warriors
Title
A brief history of the Samurai
Title remainder
the way of Japan's elite warriors
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Clements
Title variation
New history of the warrior elite
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Samurai emerged as a warrior caste in Medieval Japan and would have a powerful influence on the history and culture of the country for the next 500 years. From a leading expert in Japanese history, this is one of the first full histories of the Samurai warrior
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clements, Jonathan
Dewey number
952.02
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DS827.S3
LC item number
C54 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Brief history of
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Samurai
  • Japan
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
A brief history of the Samurai : the way of Japan's elite warriors, Jonathan Clements
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maps -- Family trees -- Introduction -- Strong fellows: the rise of the warrior class -- First Samurai: the Taira and the Minamoto -- Latter days of the law: the Hōgen and Heiji insurrections -- Proud do not endure: the Genpei war -- Divine wind: the Kamakra Shōgunate and the Mongol armada -- Two suns in the sky: the Kenmu restoration and the Ashikaga Shōgunate -- Far west: European contacts and the Korean crusade -- No more wars: the Tokugawa in ascent -- Twilight of the Samurai: the Tokugawa in decline -- Last hurrah: restoration and revolt -- Return of the Jidai: the Samurai as symbol
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 356 pages
Isbn
9781845299477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879178521
  • (OCoLC)ocn879178521
  • 3394502
Label
A brief history of the Samurai : the way of Japan's elite warriors, Jonathan Clements
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maps -- Family trees -- Introduction -- Strong fellows: the rise of the warrior class -- First Samurai: the Taira and the Minamoto -- Latter days of the law: the Hōgen and Heiji insurrections -- Proud do not endure: the Genpei war -- Divine wind: the Kamakra Shōgunate and the Mongol armada -- Two suns in the sky: the Kenmu restoration and the Ashikaga Shōgunate -- Far west: European contacts and the Korean crusade -- No more wars: the Tokugawa in ascent -- Twilight of the Samurai: the Tokugawa in decline -- Last hurrah: restoration and revolt -- Return of the Jidai: the Samurai as symbol
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 356 pages
Isbn
9781845299477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879178521
  • (OCoLC)ocn879178521
  • 3394502

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