Contributor biographical information for Samurai : the world of the warrior / Stephen Turnbull.


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Stephen Turnbull took his first degree at Cambridge University, and received a PhD from Leeds University for his work on Japanese religious history. He has travelled extensively in Europe and the Far East and also runs a well-used picture library. His work has been recognised by the awarding of the Canon Prize of the British Association for Japanese Studies and a Japan Festival Literary Award. He is currently an Honorary Research Fellow at the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Leeds.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Samurai -- Japan -- History.
Japan -- History, Military.
Japan -- History -- 1185-1868.