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Samurai (侍) were the military-nobility and officer-caste of medieval and early- modern Japan. In Japanese, they are usually referred to as bushi or buke (武家).

Samurai and Bushido - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Samurai and Bushido, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

samurai | Japanese warrior | Britannica.com

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Member of the Japanese warrior caste. The term samurai was originally used to denote the aristocratic warriors (bushi), but it came to apply to all the members of  ...

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samurai , knights of feudal Japan, retainers of the daimyo . This aristocratic warrior class arose during the 12th-century wars between the Taira...

The Samurai Archives Japanese History Page

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Very detailed and in-depth page dedicated to the research of Japanese Samurai history, with details of the warriors, battles, and culture.

Samurai | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The ...

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Mastery of the arts of war was by no means sufficient. To achieve and maintain their wealth and position, the samurai also needed political, financial, and cultural ...

Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire . Samurai | PBS

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Samurai warriors emerged as an elite force in Japan's provinces during the early 10th century. Recruited by local chieftains, these fighting forces were ...

Samurai | Denver Art Museum

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The exhibition Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection tells the iconic story of Japanese samurai through 140 objects from one of ...

The Age of the Samurai: 1185-1868 | Asia for Educators | Columbia ...

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In 1185, Japan began to be governed by warriors or samurai. Until this time the government had been bureaucratic in theory, but was actually aristocratic (i.e., ...

Samurai - Japanese Warriors - Japan Guide

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Apr 11, 2014 ... About the samurai, the Japanese warriors and member of the military class of feudal Japan.