Samurai : Japan's noble servant-warriors
Part of the Graphic History: Warriors series
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Samurai warriors are often thought of as stoic loners who wandered the land helping poor villagers fight against their oppressors.
However, although a few Samurai worked alone, most of them considered it dishonourable.
These highly-skilled warriors usually served a noble lord, and they fought fiercely to protect their master's lands.
Dynamic illustrations and fascinating tales of famous Samurai teach readers what life was like as a noble servant-warrior in feudal Japan.