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How to be a samurai warrior / written by Fiona Macdonald ; illustrated by John James.

Macdonald, Fiona. (Author). James, John. (Added Author). Donnelly, Susan, 1939- (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792236181 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0792236335 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 32 p. : col. ill., 2 col. maps ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Author 2, 3: Susan Donnelly. Cf. CIP data view.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What you should know -- Are you from a Samurai family? -- What will you learn? -- Dare you use deadly weapons? -- Can you afford armor? -- Do you have the right attitude? -- Will you be loyal? -- Could you survive on campaign? -- Will you live in a castle? -- Will you be part of a siege? -- Would you visit a town? -- What does the future hold? -- Your interview.
Summary, etc.:
Discusses the job of a samurai and asks questions that help the reader reflect on his suitability for the job.
Contains an introduction to what it was like to be Samurai Warrior, in simple text with illustrations, including information on armor, weapons, skills, and duties.
Target Audience Note:
4.3 Follett Library Resources
Subject: Samurai > Social life and customs.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
East Side Branch - Bridgeport j952 MACDONALD (Text) 34000075064741 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Killingworth Library Association J DVD 599 REA (Text) 33420145086113 Juvenile DVD Available -
Milford Public Library 952.025 M (Text) 34013076132474 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Plumb Memorial Library - Huntington Branch j952.02 MAC (Text) 34025102043806 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Southbury Public Library J 952.2 MAC (Text) 34019105460877 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Woodbury Public Library J 952 MacDonald c.1 (Text) 34018098719778 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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