Children of Hachiman

By: Guest, Lynn

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First edition. Pages lightly toned. Jacket toned, jacket flaps foxed. 1980 Hard Cover. 309 pp. Dramatizes the life of 12th-century Samurai warrior Minamoto Yoshitsune, a renowned hero from Japanese history. ...the story of three Minamoto brothers whose outstanding talents combined to make the eldest the ruler of Japan, but whose mutual antagonisms and rivalries eventually led in personal terms to death and ruin. Above all, it is the story of the meteoric career of the youngest, Yoshitsune, a military genius raised secretly by warlike Buddhist monks to be the brilliant leader of the Minamoto armies. Keywords: LYNN GUEST CHILDREN OF HACHIMAN FIRST EDITION JAPANESE HISTORY SAMURAI WARRIOR MINAMOTO YOSHITSUNE FOLKLORE HISTORICAL FICTION

Title: Children of Hachiman

Author: Guest, Lynn

Categories: Asian, Folklore & Mythology, Historical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1980

ISBN Number: 0370303113

ISBN Number 13: 9780370303116

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 2199936