So you think you d like to be a samurai?
It s 1615 and the samurai, Japan s elite fighting class, are at
the zenith of their powers. Trained in every manner of combat, from
sword fighting and archery to karate and jujitsu, the samurai
warrior is the emperor s last line of defense against the lewd and
sordid barbarians of Japan and beyond.
This handy manual tells you everything you need to know about
maintaining the honor of the samurai class both on and off the
battlefield. How to master the Way of the Warrior Whom you should
kill, and what to do with the heads afterward What the cultured
samurai does between battles How to storm or lay siege to a castle
How to conduct a tea ceremony with Zen-like composure How to
prepare for entry into the White Jade Pavilion after your