Shogun Author:James Clavell "MARVELOUSLY ENGROSSING...grips the reader like a riptide."-Washington Star — "IRRESISTIBLE...it's not only something that you read-you live it...people, customs, settings, needs and desires all become so enveloping you forget who and where you are." -The new York Times Book Review — "SURGING WITH ACTION, intrigue and love...a huge cast...vast and... more » dramatic...stunning...savage...beautiful...an extraordinary performance!"-Publishers Weekly« less
A terrific historical novel of Japan at the beginning of the 17th century told through the interactions & struggles of a bold English adventurer & a ruthless Japanese warlord. An insightful look at both the Japanese & the English cultures of the time and how they inform both those cultures today.