Author : Helen Craig McCullough
Publisher : Stanford University Press
Total Pages : 367
Release : 1966
ISBN 10 : 0804702705
ISBN 13 : 9780804702706
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Yoshitsune Book Description:

Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Helen Craig McCullough
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

Books about Yoshitsune
Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Stanleigh H. Jones Jr.
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-10-07 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

A masterpiece of eighteenth-century Japanese puppet theater, Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees is an action-packed play set in the aftermath of the twelfth-century Genji–Heike wars. It follows the adventures of the military commander, Yoshitsune, as he tries to avoid capture by his jealous older brother and loyal henchmen. The
Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Pamela S. Turner
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-02 - Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing

Minamoto Yoshitsune should not have been a samurai. But his story is legend in this real-life saga. This epic warrior tale reads like a novel, but this is the true story of the greatest samurai in Japanese history. When Yoshitsune was just a baby, his father went to war with
THE LEGEND OF YOSHITSUNE - A Japanese Legend Narrated by Baba Indaba
Language: en
Pages: 28
Authors: Anon E. Mouse
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-11 - Publisher: Abela Publishing Ltd

ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 416 In this 416th issue of the Baba Indaba?s Children's Stories series, Baba Indaba narrates the Japanese Fairy Tale "The Legend Of Yoshitsune?. Minamoto no Yoshitsune (1159 ? 1189) was a military commander of the Minamoto clan of Japan in the late Heian and early Kamakura periods.
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Ann B. Irish
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-21 - Publisher: McFarland

Japanese people have lived on the country's other three main islands—Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku—for many centuries, but ethnic Japanese, or Wajin, began coming to Hokkaido in large numbers only in the latter half of the nineteenth century. This book tells the story of Japan’s aboriginal people, the Ainu, followed by