Between love and honor Story of a Samurai

This story is part of the life of a samurai of medieval Japan. Much of the story is based on historical events such as the invasion of the Mughal Empire, the existence of the shogunate, its mode of operation, the integration of Buddhism and military aristocratic class, in short, which seeks to show...

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Main Author: Rojas Solano, Claudia
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: UCR 2013
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/estudios/article/view/12710
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/19897
Summary: This story is part of the life of a samurai of medieval Japan. Much of the story is based on historical events such as the invasion of the Mughal Empire, the existence of the shogunate, its mode of operation, the integration of Buddhism and military aristocratic class, in short, which seeks to show from history, is revive a small segment of what was-or what-might become the reality of the samurai, his daily life in medieval Japan history taking as basis. It is clear that, to give greater credibility and / or more life to the character, is incurred imagined elements of fiction that give shade, along with historical data, the life of a samurai and all that it implied for the period.