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By Stephen Turnbull,Howard Gerrard

ISBN-10: 0275988678

ISBN-13: 9780275988678

ISBN-10: 1855326191

ISBN-13: 9781855326194

while Portuguese investors took good thing about the consistent violence in Japan to promote the japanese their first firearms, one of many fastest to use this new expertise used to be the robust daimyo Oda Nobunaga. In 1575 the impetuous Takeda Katsuyori laid siege to Nagashino fort, a ownership of Nobunaga's best friend, Tokugawa Ieyasu. a military used to be sent to alleviate the siege, and the 2 aspects confronted one another around the Shidarahara. The Takeda samurai have been courageous, dependable and popular for his or her cavalry fees, yet Nobunaga, hoping on Katsuyori's impetuosity, had 3,000 musketeers ready at the back of ready defences for his or her attack. the result of this conflict of strategies and applied sciences used to be to alter the face of eastern conflict forever.

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