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Samurai

John Man

Samurai

the last warrior, a history

by John Man

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Samurai,
  • Swordplay,
  • Martial arts,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Man
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 321 pages
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26919974M
    ISBN 100062202677
    ISBN 109780062202673
    OCLC/WorldCa870336389


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