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The Resource A samurai castle, Fiona Macdonald, [illustrators] David Antram, John James

A samurai castle, Fiona Macdonald, [illustrators] David Antram, John James

Label
A samurai castle
Title
A samurai castle
Statement of responsibility
Fiona Macdonald, [illustrators] David Antram, John James
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the samurai castles of medieval Japan with information on the role of samurai, shogun, and women in feudal Japanese society, on religious beliefs, and on arms and armor of the period
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macdonald, Fiona
Dewey number
952/.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS827.S3
LC item number
M33 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Antram, David
  • James, John
Series statement
Inside story
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Castles
  • Japan
  • Samurai
  • Castles
  • Japan
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A samurai castle, Fiona Macdonald, [illustrators] David Antram, John James
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who were the samurai? -- Japanese society -- Choosing the site -- Building the castle -- Castle design -- Elegant interiors -- People of the castle -- Castles and towns -- Entertaining visitors -- Women's lives -- Samurai training -- Arms and armor -- A day in the life of a samurai -- New samurai style -- At the theater -- A warlord and his army -- On patrol -- Castle under siege -- The end of the samurai -- Some famous samurai
Control code
ocm32130576
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780872263819
Lccn
95002181
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)32130576
Label
A samurai castle, Fiona Macdonald, [illustrators] David Antram, John James
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who were the samurai? -- Japanese society -- Choosing the site -- Building the castle -- Castle design -- Elegant interiors -- People of the castle -- Castles and towns -- Entertaining visitors -- Women's lives -- Samurai training -- Arms and armor -- A day in the life of a samurai -- New samurai style -- At the theater -- A warlord and his army -- On patrol -- Castle under siege -- The end of the samurai -- Some famous samurai
Control code
ocm32130576
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780872263819
Lccn
95002181
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)32130576

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