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Richard Storry

Tears on the Kimono

A Tale of Flowering Fortunes: Annals of Japanese Aristocratic Life in the Heian Period

translated with an introduction and notes by William H. McCullough and Helen Craig McCullough

April 16, 1981 issue

Cult of the Sword

Some Japanese Portraits

by Donald Keene

Hagakure: The Book of the Samurai

by Tsunetomo Yamamoto, translated by William Scott Wilson

Giving Up the Gun: Japan's Reversion to the Sword, 1543-1879

by Noel Perrin

October 11, 1979 issue

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