Item #2341256 Pirate of the Far East, 811-1639 (Osprey Warrior, No. 125). Stephen Turnbull.

Pirate of the Far East, 811-1639 (Osprey Warrior, No. 125)

New York: Osprey, 2007. Hook, Richard. 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Fine. Item #2341256
ISBN: 9781846031748

First printing. An exceptional copy.

64 pp. Osprey's survey of pirates of the Far East, from 811 to 1639. For many centuries, international relations between Medieval Japan, Korea and China were carried out by means of the 'inseparable trinity' of war, trade and piracy. Much has been written about the first two means of interaction. The third element, which combined the other two in a violent blend of free enterprise, is the subject of this original and exciting book. It is written by Stephen Turnbull, who has visited all three countries in search of the elusive pirates of the Far East.

Price: $15.00

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