Author: Stephen Turnbull Publication Date: 25 Aug 2016 The world of the samurai, the legendary elite warrior cult of old Japan, has for too long been associated solely with military history and has largely remained a mystery. In this exciting...
Author: Anthony J Bryant Publication Date: 11 Sep 1995 Number of Pages: 96 Sekigahara was the most decisive battle in Japanese history. Fought against the ritualised and colourful backdrop of Samurai life, it was the culmination of a long-standing power...
Author: Stephen Turnbull Illustrator: Wayne Reynolds Publication Date: 21 Nov 2003 Number of Pages: 96 Kawanakajima is unique in history. In the space of 12 years, between 1553 and 1564, this valley deep in the mountains of central Japan witnessed...
The Samurai Invasion of Korea 1592–98
Author: Stephen Turnbull Illustrator: Peter Dennis Publication Date: 2 Jul 2008 Number of Pages: 96 Stephen Turnbull, a renowned expert on the history of Japan, examines the samurai invasion of Korea, the first step in an ambitious Japanese plan to...