The Samurai Archives

The Samurai Archives” is a website that “ deals with the military aspects of Old Japan, and as such devotes considerable space to the warriors themselves, along with descriptions of battles and various other ‘militant’ topics1.
 
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The layout of the website is a bit confusing. If you can’t figure out where to start, the featured articles page is a good starting point.
 
Head off to the article on “ The Teppou” and you’ll get a taste of the kind of things the website deals with.The article on “ The Rise of Buddhism in Politics and War” is also an interesting read.
 
I can’t believe that the articles are 100% authentic. As the creators of the website themselves say, “ Nonetheless, inevitably mistakes will be made or reprinted – readers are heartily encouraged to let us know!
 
 
1Quoted directly from the website’s “ Who We Are” page.
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