The Nobility of Failure: Tragic Heroes in the History of Japan

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1975 - Psychology - 500 pages
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This work in an English language masterwork on the the Japan's concept of national heroism as embodied by historical/mythological figures. Morris is an authority and one of the pinnacles of the field ... Read full review

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A great work! A little text bookish but you do learn so much about the Japanese culture as you do the samurai culture and martial spirit. Well done! Read full review

Contents

List of Maps and Illustrations
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Outline Chronology
xv
YAMATO TAKERU
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