Legends of the Samurai (Hardcover)

Legends of the Samurai Cover Image
Email or call for price.


In Legends of the Samurai, Hiroaki Sato confronts both the history and the legend of the samurai, untangling the two to present an authentic picture of these legendary warriors. Through his masterful translations of original samurai

About the Author

HIROAKI SATO is a poet, translator, and journalist, as well as an adjunct professor at UMASS Amherst. The winner of the PEN translation prize and the former president of the Haiku Society of America, he also translated "The Sword and the Mind," published by Overlook. He lives in New York City.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780879516192
ISBN-10: 0879516194
Publisher: Abrams Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 1995
Pages: 432
Language: English