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Samurai - Wikipedia

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Samurai (侍) were the military nobility and officer caste of medieval and early- modern Japan. In Japanese, they are usually ...

Samurai - Japanese Culture | Inside Japan Tours

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For those interested in Japanese history, samurai culture and the role this military class played in shaping Japan is a fascinating one. Although.

Samurai and Bushido - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Also during the Kamakura period, the sword came to have a great significance in samurai culture. A man's honor was said to reside in his sword, and the ...

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 ... History. The samurai trace their origins to the Heian Period campaigns to ... can learn about and experience samurai culture and lifestyle today: ...

10 Fascinating Facts About The Samurai - Listverse

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Aug 6, 2013 ... Although wakashudo was considered a fundamental aspect of the way of the samurai, history has kept relatively quiet about it. Pop culture ...

Brief History of Samurai

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Brief History of the Samurai ... The next major Japanese cultural changed occured about 200 B.C. The people ... War played a central part in the history of Japan.

Samurai History - True Swords

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The Samurai culture rose from the ongoing wars over land among the Minamoto, Fujiwara and Taira clans. Though the Samurai originated from regional groups ...

History of Japanese Samurai: Cultured Warriors

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History, religion, culture & weaponry of the Japanese Samurai warriors.