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ARMORY. The sword, or "katana" in Japanese was the essential weapon of the
samurai and was required by law to have by his side. The katana was not just to ...
Samurai Weapons. Samurai with assorted weapons. The samurai used various
weapons. Bushido taught that a samurai's soul is in the katana that they carried.
The Samurai sword was the first and most important weapon of the Japanese, the
curve of the sword makes it so when it is Drawn you can slash the person ...
By Kallie Szczepanski , About.com GuideOctober 24, 2009
New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art currently has an amazing exhibit of Japanese samurai
armor, swords, and other gear. The exhibit includes beautifully inlaid saddles, swords, daggers, and wall-hangings showi... More »
Aug 7, 2015 ... Ever wonder how samurai fought ninja? How Japanese police arrested ronin?
Our list of Japanese weapons from the Edo period reveals every ...
Sep 1, 2006 ... Of all the weapons that man has developed since caveman days, few evoke such
fascination as the samurai sword of Japan. To many of us in ...
The rise of Imperial Japan and the popularity of weapons from the late 1800s
made the Samurai no longer effective on the battlefield, yet Samurai clans still
Mar 6, 2012 ... The Samurai warrior tradition of Japan dates back hundreds and hundreds of
years (actually about seven hundred years) to the 14<sup>th</sup> century, ...
Feudal Japan was a period of constant war and fighting. Out of necessity, a vast
array of weaponry was developed for use both by samurai and ninja.