The Japanese Samurai

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Marshall Cavendish, Sep 1, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Ever wonder what life was like for a Japanese samurai in feudal Japan? Ever think about how the medieval knights learned to fight? Ancient and Medieval People explores the daily life of history's most fascinating early warriors. Each book discusses the social, political, and economic climate that gave rise to a particular group of people–and why they fell from power. the books also feature profiles of famous leaders and warriors of the topic time period. Full-color photographs, timelines, and illustrations with informative captions enhance the text, which is presented in easy-to-read spreads. the series also features a glossary and index.

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This useful resource is student friendly with glossy detailed pages that are nicely balanced with text and pictures that explain the life of the Japanese Samurai. The different sections allow students ... Read full review


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Louise Park is one of Australia's leading children's authors, publishers, and educational consultants. She has had over 20 years of experience in teaching, publishing, seminar presenting, and writing both fiction and nonfiction. Her new tween fantasy adventure series, Star Girl, is ready to take girls reading to a whole new dimension.

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