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Title Samurai : an encyclopedia of Japan's cultured warriors / Constantine Nomikos Vaporis.
Author Vaporis, Constantine Nomikos, 1957- author.
Publication Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2019]
Description xxxiv, 419 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Call # 952.025 V
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "This book provides detailed information about the samurai, beginning with a timeline and narrative historical overview of the samurai. This is followed by more than 100 alphabetically arranged entries on topics related to the samurai, such as ritual suicide, castles, weapons, housing, clothing, samurai women, and more. The entries cite works for further reading and often include sidebars linking the samurai to popular culture, tourist sites, and other information. A selection of primary source documents offers firsthand accounts from the era, and the volume closes with a selected, general bibliography"-- Publisher's description.
Subject Samurai -- Encyclopedias.
Samurai. (OCoLC)fst01104697
Genre Encyclopedias. (OCoLC)fst01423798
Related To Online version: Vaporis, Constantine Nomikos, 1957- Samurai Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2019 9781440842719 (DLC) 2018045584
ISBN 9781440842702 hardcover alkaline paper :
1440842701 hardcover alkaline paper

Location CALL # Status Message
 Central 2nd Fl - HBR Non-Fic  952.025 V    IN TRANSIT +1 HOLD