Sunday, February 18, 2018

The YONEZAWA MATCHLOCK

Over Thanksgiving weekend, I was able to finish a highly interesting lecture which I have received a couple of weeks ago but which I...

Life or Death, they decided

Samurai were permitted the right to cut down any commoners, or those below their rank who had insulted them, their honour or their position...

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