Sword of the Samurai : Adventure Stories from Japan
A samurai who cannot get work because of his reputation for being the bearer of bad luck agrees, in spite of his misgivings, to defend a kingdom from a terrible dragon. . . . A lazy young man, rejected by his family and desperate to restore his good name by learning the skills of a samurai, becomes the servant of a wise teacher who doesnt speak to him for three years. . . . A brave girl goes against tradition, learns the ways of the samurai, and becomes famous for her courage and ferocity in battle. . . . In vivid stories packed with action and humor, Eric A. Kimmel brings to life the fiercely honorable knights of old Japan.
- Hardback | 114 pages
- 156.7 x 235 x 15.2mm | 398.12g
- 01 May 1999
- HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
- United States