Shōgun is a 1975 novel by James Clavell. It is the first novel (by internal chronology) of the ... Cover artist, Ed Vebell (illustrated edition only) .... an understanding of the Japanese people and their culture, eventually learning to respect it deeply.
James Clavell (10 October 1921 – 6 September 1994), born Charles Edmund Dumaresq .... The Art of War (1983), a translation of Sun Tzu's book. ... one of a number of characters trying to improve his/her rapport with other people, battling and ...
Sep 8, 1994 ... James Clavell, the author of "Tai-Pan," "Shogun," "Noble House" and other ... people and illuminate the world and perhaps bridge East and West. ... from physics to counterfeiting, but most of all I learned the art of surviving.".
Sep 9, 1994 ... James du Maresq Clavell, writer, scriptwriter, film director and ... wrote long, literate adventures set in a time and a place few people know much ...
Amazon.com: Shogun (Asian Saga) (9780440178002): James Clavell: Books. ... James Clavell (Author) ..... At the center of the book is Japan and its people.
May 6, 2005 ... ... called Lord Toranaga in James Clavell's book for the sake of artistic ... "Here was this country on the far side of the world which the people of ...
They really ought to be fought by the politicians and old people who start these wars. ... I could from physics to counterfeiting, but most of all I learned the art of surviving. As quoted in "James Clavell, Best-Selling Storyteller of Far Eastern Epics, ...
Mar 23, 2011 ... So said James Clavell, an Australian immigrant to America who learned the .... Many of his main characters are based on real people.