: Taiko: An Epic Novel of War and Glory in Feudal Japan ( ): Eiji Yoshikawa, William Scott Wilson: Books. Taiko by Eiji Yoshikawa – EPUB and MOBI formats. Book Description: In the tempestuous closing decades of the sixteenth century, the Empire. As recounted by Eiji Yoshikawa, author of the international best-seller Musashi, Taiko tells many stories: of the fury of Nobunaga and the fatal arrogance of the.

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Dan pada akhirnya semua pertempuran berakhir dengan perjanjian yoshi,awa karena Nobuo melakukan perdamaian dengan Hideyoshi. There must be hundreds of characters in this book, but Yoshikawa is good about reminding the reader of characters that reappear in later chapters.

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Jan 09, Lisamaria rated it liked it. Born the son of a farmer, he takes on the world with nothing but his bare hands and his wits, turning doubters into loyal servants, rivals into faithful friends, and enemies into allies.

Yet it is the scrawny, monkey-faced Hideyoshi—brash, impulsive, and utterly fearless—who becomes the unlikely savior of this ravaged land. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Hideyoshi has a charming ability to bend yoshokawa break the rules of social convention to his advantage and extricate himself from impossible situations with his uncanny understanding of people.

Dalam perjalanan ini ia mengalami berbagai hal yang membuatnya belajar mengenai sifat manusia. Through this story, you will read how Hideyoshi used his gift of diplomacy, and his humble ability not to be driven by foolish pride, to overcome one enemy after another, eventually climbing to the dizzying heights of power, winning the title of Kampaku, regent of Japan.


It gives the reader an opportunity to experience a younger Toranaga Ieyasu. Hideyoshi aka Taiko is the boss! Ketiganya sama — sama ingin menyatukan Jepang, namun siapa di antara mereka yang berhasil mewujudkan impian tersebut? The epilogue is rather short and uninformative, yoshikaws.

The result of this is a set of primary characters that are truly three dimensional and who develop over time. Buku ini bener-bener mengajarkan tentang seni kepemimpinan yang sangat hebat. Yet it is the ejii, monkey-faced Hideyoshi-brash, impulsive, and utterly fearless-who becomes the unlikely savior of this ravaged land.

This is the story of the rise It took me over a year to read this epic.

Also by Eiji Yoshikawa. The reader must enjoy detail and pay attention to the continual cascade of characters with dizzying Japanese names. We see his successes and failures in both love and war, and watch as he ultimately rises after many strugglesto become Taiko, the supreme ruler of Japan under the Emperor even if it is to be a short lived reign. Setelah ayahnya meninggal, ibu Hiyoshi menikah dengan Chikuami.

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As I pointed out earlier, the subject matter is fascinating and the story is well worth telling. Jul 31, Barry rated it it was amazing. If you have read James Clavell’s ‘Shogun’, you could almost pretend that this story is a prequel, as it covered events that are only hashed over in the past tense in Shogun.

In the early s, his writing became introspective, reflecting growing troubles in his personal life. He’s got a couple of mistresses but that’s all the “bad” there is to yoshimawa, the rest of the story he’s the most perfect human being imaginable, which makes it boring here and there.


Kepribadian mereka diabadikan dalam senryu comic haiku berikut: This eye-opening journey, beautifully documented in National Geographic, spurred Wilson’s fascination with the culture and history of Japan. A Castle Built on Water. If forced to choose between the two, I twiko not hesitate to recommend Shogun.

As shown by Musashi, Yoshikawa Eiji was one of the best loved writers in Japan. Saat disuruh makan malam oleh istrinya, Danjo hanya menjawab, ” kau makan duluan saja. The Shrine of the Fire God. Although a book about about Hideyoshi it also delves into the lives of the other warlords, notibly the the great Oda Nobunaga who had a reputation for both ruthlessness and An absolute must read for anyone who want to see Sun Tzu’s Art Of War in practice.

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The Book of Five Rings. To ask other readers questions about Taikoplease sign up. The book, like Yoshikawa’s, other works pushes all the right buttons.

Most of all, though, Taiko is the story of how one man transformed a nation through the force of his will and the depth of his humanity.