Books tagged: samurai

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Damnation's Steel: A Tale of the Samurai of Hell
Series: The Samurai of Hell, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Still sworn to plant the Lord of Hell's station in the heart of an alien world, Haiyu returns for a third adventure. This time, the samurai visits a small community haunted by a crime against their own number. In this world, old wounds fester like boils, and only a man from Hell can put down the results of their monstrous deed. Magic, monsters and might clash in this epic adventure.
A Ronin's Honor
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
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A short tale of the ronin Katsume Shogoro. Shogoro is the last surviving member of his family. His quest is to restore his family's lost honor, and undo the shame that burdens his soul.
Diez Dioses Muertos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
"Siente como las espadas cuentan su historia, escucha sus nombres, aprende sus habilidades, porque ellas serán capaces de cambiar el rumbo del destino". Makoto. Diez Dioses Muertos narra la historia de un Samurai que decide vencer a la muerte para dar caza a los asesinos de su familia. Descubre la leyenda de Eitaro Gensai y el poder que esconden las espadas sagradas. La muerte acaba de comenzar.
The Sakamota Journals - Sidetracked
Series: The Sakamota Journals, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 158,620. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The continuing adventures of Jimmy Sakamota, bridge guard, aspiring samurai, and Inheritor of the Saybaro.
Japanese Reader Collection Volume 3: The Inch-High Samurai
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
Japanese Reader with FREE MP3s Inch-High Samurai: Read--in Japanese--how a tiny, yet very brave samurai manages to marry a princess. Kaguya Hime: An old man finds a girl in a bamboo stalk and raises her as his own. It turns out, she is out of this world.
Duel at Strolling Ponds
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Duel at Strolling Ponds is the second installment in The Tales of Katsume Shogoro, masterless samurai, and last surviving member of his family. Shogoro’s quest is to restore his clan’s lost honor, and undo the shame that burdens his soul.
Shadow of the Golden Blade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,050. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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In this Techno-Thriller, co-authors J Feder and Ley Preston weave the tale of a history professor who collapses during his theft of a 16th century golden Japanese sword from a Greek racketeer. His estranged sister and her ex-husband must take the catatonic thief on the run to stay one step ahead of their unknown pursuers, while combining their technical prowess to revive her brother.
Black Belt in One Year - A Manifesto
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
Here is what I want to "manifest" in this book. My goal is to wake people up to the fact that just because "everyone" says something is so, that doesn't necessarily make it so. This book is based on my first hand experience as a teacher. The goal is to "make manifest" what has been ingnored, forgotten or never really understood in the west regarding how the martial arts really work.
The Samurai Poet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,770. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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Ishikawa Jozan wanted nothing more than to be a samurai like his father and grandfather. When an act of overzealousness costs him his position, he tries to serve his lord as a Confucian scholar. Once Ishikawa becomes entangled in political intrigues beyond his control, he discovers that the life of a hermitic literati can be just as dangerous as that of a warrior.
Gladiators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Around 180 CE, in the lavish amphitheatres of the Roman Empire, trained gladiators entertained vast audiences by fighting to the death. Armed with a sword, a lance or a harpoon, the gladiator faced his opponent: a wild animal ready to strike, or a condemned criminal looking to save his own life.