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The Way of the Samurai

The Way of the Samurai

Author: Inazo Nitobe
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Justice, courage, loyalty, self control: the qualities essential to the Samurai warriors of Japan are those that we all aspire to. In this classic work, originally published as Bushido: The Soul of Japan, Inazo Nitobe explores the moral code of the Japanese warrior class, from the importance of politeness rituals to the ultimate chilling self sacrifice: hara-kiri or suicide. Nitobe's engaging text conjures up a world of chivalric principles and brutal warfare - a fading world, but one that has resonance in modern Japanese society and around the world.

This beautifully illustrated edition contains an introduction by John Baldock, and authentic Japanese images throughout.

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General Fields

  • : 9781788885072
  • : Arcturus Publishing
  • : Arcturus Publishing
  • : May 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Inazo Nitobe
  • : 144
  • : 170.440952
  • : Paperback