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by Constantine Nomikos Vaporis; Foreword by Alexander Bennett


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  • Title The Samurai Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide to Japan's Elite Warrior Class
  • Author Constantine Nomikos Vaporis; Foreword by Alexander Bennett
  • Binding Paperback
  • Pages 544
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Tuttle Publishing
  • Date 2022-10-25
  • ISBN 9784805317082 / 4805317086
  • Weight 1.8 lbs (0.82 kg)
  • Dimensions 9 x 6 x 1.8 in (22.86 x 15.24 x 4.57 cm)
  • Themes
    • Chronological Period: Ancient (To 499 A.D.)
    • Cultural Region: Asian - Japanese

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  • Library Journal, 02/01/2023, Page 102

About the author

Constantine Nomikos Vaporis is a professor of history at the University of Maryland, Baltimore where he teaches Japanese and East Asian History. He has received prestigious research fellowships including a Fulbright Scholar's Award and an NEH grant. His books include Breaking Barriers: Travel and the State in Early Modern Japan and Tour of Duty: Samurai, Military Service in Edo and the Culture of Early Modern Japan. He recently collaborated with TedEd to produce an educational animated short film entitled "A Day in the Life of a Teenage Samurai."

Alexander Bennett is a professor of Japanese history and Budo theory at Kansai University. He co-founded and continues to publish Kendo World, the first English-language journal dedicated to Kendo. He holds black belts in several martial disciplines including Kendo Kyoshi 7-dan, Iaido 5-dan, and Naginata 5-dan. His published works include The Complete Musashi: The Book of Five Rings and Other Works and Hagakure: The Secret Wisdom of the Samurai.

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