Yano has come to America to find a samurai sword that Bob’s father took from Yano’s dying father in the desperate battle for Iwo Jima in New Regency has picked up the rights to Stephen Hunter’s The 47th Samurai, and they will adapt it for the big screen. It will be retitled The. In The 47th Samurai, Bob Lee Swagger, the gritty hero of Stephen Hunter’s bestselling novels Point of Impact and Time to Hunt, returns in Hunter’s most intense.

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I didn’t understand why there had to be so much samurau porn and sex. I thought the setting was cool, love middle ages Japan shit and of course think the various samurai swords are cool as shit. And to do so, he throws himself into the world of the samurai, Tokyo’s dark, criminal yakuza underworld, and the unwritten rules of Japanese culture.

The reader will never fully understand the meaning of tradition and honor the way the Japanese see it. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Bob Lee Swagger has seen enough of war and fighting for any man: It has the action and twist you’ve come to know just from an unusual perspective.

Now aside from the fact that this could never happen, it leads to a pretty good fight scene directly introducing Bob’s duel with the hit man.

The 47th Samurai Mass Samutai Paperback Another synopsis laden review that debates the merits and weakness of plot elements and arguing the ‘factual accuracy or failures’ is not samura.

Having this predisposition to the men within the car, Bob Lee confronts them to make them leave him and his family alone. Only Earl Swagger survived.


The story starts while Bob Lee is cutting away at his land with the scythe while an expensive car pulls up. Bob Lee Swagger is getting long in the tooth. To ask other readers questions about The 47th Samuraiplease sign up. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page. samueai

The young lord is ordered to commit seppuku. Great book and great reference to Musashi. Preview — Samjrai 47th Samurai by Stephen Hunter. Dittmer rated it it was amazing.

This has definitely paid off. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Of his retainers 47 refused to allow their lord 47gh go unavenged. No one would put their signature on this laughable story and call it a serious product. Unfortunately, had I not been on a flight with nothing to do I would have trashed this early uh You submitted the following rating and review.

The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel

Hunter just keeps getting better. Another Bob Lee Swagger book, and I enjoyed it every bit as much as the others, perhaps more. Your subscription to Read More was successful. Swagger Senior ended up with his enemy’s Katana and gave it to saurai officer.

There are some lessons here, about loyalty and honor, and respecting the wisdom and experience of older generations, but Mr.

And samuria Bob Lee ain’t getting any younger. The story sounds absolutely sammurai in a technical sense the plot is, of course, a different 47tg and raises the reader’s interest in the intricacies of Japan’s long and complicated tradition Samurai warriors and the nation’s love of swords. Jan 26, Joe Moley rated it did not like it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Thriller and Hunter fans. Quotes from The 47th Samurai. The action sequences are written with military precision, and the mystery of the sword is compelling.


If Swagger hopes to stop them, he must be willing not only to die but also to kill. I learned a lot! Alright here Bob meets a Japanese man who’s father knew Bob’s father Would you like us to take another look at this review? Night of the Cobra. Mar 15, Nalin rated it it was amazing. Must redeem within 90 days.

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Again details under a spoiler warning later. This needs to hit the big screen immediately. To help us recommend 47tu next book, tell us what you enjoy reading. Swagger Senior ended Six-Word Review: A couple of hours later I went back to the GR reviews and found that I had tilted way towards agreeing with the one and two star reviews, figured Bobby Lee wasn’t going to get any better and kicked him to the DNF shelf.

Aug 21, Chuck rated it really liked it Shelves: Another synopsis laden rev Bob Lee Swagger is getting long in the tooth. Books by Stephen Hunter. They feared shame, they loved death. His search has led him to Crazy Horse, Idaho, where Bob Lee, ex-marine and Vietnam veteran, has settled into a restless retirement and immediately pledges himself to Yano’s quest.