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

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1975 - Heroes - 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

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YAMATO TAKERU
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