Rurouni Kenshin Vol 5

Nobuhiro Watsuki VIZ Media LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

Isurugi Raijûta, a truly old-school swordsman, comes to Kenshin and requests his aid in reforming the state of swordsmanship schools, or kenjutsu dojo, in Japan. Although Kenshin is intrigued by Raijûta's ideals (chiefly, that there is a need for a nation-wide, unifying school), Raijûta's plan to "weed out" the schools he deems unfit is not in accordance with Kenshin's deepest-held beliefs. Given the choice of either joining Raijûta's "Shinko-ryû" movement or dying, Kenshin walks away, choosing neither. But Raijûta isn't willing to let Kenshin off the hook so easily... -- VIZ Media

ISBN10 : 9781421546162 , ISBN13 : 1421546167

Page Number : 188

Rurouni Kenshin Vol 5

Nobuhiro Watsuki VIZ Media LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

The battle to decide the fate of Meiji-era swordsmanship has begun! Action, romance, and historical intrigue help make Nobuhiro Watsuki's Rurouni Kenshin, the tale of a wandering swordsman set against the backdrop of the Meiji Restoration, one of the most popular Shonen Jump titles among fans to date. Himura Kenshin, once an assassin (or hitokiri ) of ferocious power, now fights to protect the honor of those in need. Isurugi Raijûta, a truly old-school swordsman, comes to Kenshin and requests his aid in reforming the state of swordsmanship schools, or kenjutsu dojo, in Japan. Although Kenshin is intrigued by Raijûta's ideals (chiefly, that there is a need for a nation-wide, unifying school), Raijûta's plan to "weed out" the schools he deems unfit is not in accordance with Kenshin's deepest-held beliefs. Given the choice of either joining Raijûta's "Shinko-ryû" movement or dying, Kenshin walks away, choosing neither. But Raijûta isn't willing to let Kenshin off the hook so easily...

ISBN10 : 159116320X , ISBN13 : 9781591163206

Page Number : 190

Rurouni Kenshin

Nobuhiro Watsuki Gollancz Assassins

Also a hit anime series, this book is a mix of historical detail, spectacular battles and romantic comedy.

ISBN10 : 0575080779 , ISBN13 : 9780575080775

Page Number : 172

Rurouni Kenshin 3 In 1 Edition Vol 2

Nobuhiro Watsuki VIZ Media LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

The beloved landmark tale of a Meiji-era swordsman’s quest for redemption. Action, romance and historical intrigue help make Nobuhiro Watsuki’s Rurouni Kenshin, the tale of a wandering swordsman set against the backdrop of the Meiji Restoration, one of the most popular manga titles of all time! Isurugi Raijūta, a truly old-school swordsman, comes to Kenshin and requests his aid in reforming the state of swordsmanship schools in Japan. Although Kenshin is intrigued by Raijūta’s ideals, Raijūta’s plan to weed out the schools he deems unfit is not in accordance with Kenshin’s deepest-held beliefs. But when Kenshin walks away from the offer, one fact quickly becomes apparent: Raijūta will stop at nothing to ensure the supremacy of his own school of sword fighting!

ISBN10 : 1421592460 , ISBN13 : 9781421592466

Page Number : 0

Rurouni Kenshin 3 In 1 Edition Vol 2

Nobuhiro Watsuki VIZ Media LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

The beloved landmark tale of a Meiji-era swordsman’s quest for redemption. Action, romance, and historical intrigue help make Nobuhiro Watsuki's Rurouni Kenshin, the tale of a wandering swordsman set against the backdrop of the Meiji Restoration, one of the most popular manga titles of all time. Himura Kenshin, once an assassin of ferocious power, now fights to protect the honor of those in need. Isurugi Raijuta, a truly old-school swordsman, comes to Kenshin and requests his aid in reforming the state of swordsmanship schools in Japan. Although Kenshin is intrigued by Raijuta’s ideals, Raijuta’s plan to weed out the schools he deems unfit is not in accordance with Kenshin’s deepest-held beliefs. But when Kenshin walks away from the offer, one fact quickly becomes apparent: Raijuta will stop at nothing to ensure the supremacy of his own school of sword fighting!

ISBN10 : 1421592460 , ISBN13 : 9781421592466

Page Number : 600

Rurouni Kenshin Vol 7

Nobuhiro Watsuki VIZ Media LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

The Shinsengumi--fearsome and formidable protectors of the Shôgunate. Kenshin knows them well, having done battle with them during the final days of the Meiji Restoration. One man in particular--Saitô Hajime, captain of the third unit--lingers in Kenshin's mind. Now an officer of the law and known as "Fujita Gorô," Saitô arrives on the steps of the Kamiya Dojo, challenging Kenshin to a duel that will force a reawakening of Kenshin's own past. But the confrontation with Saitô is just the beginning of something much larger, something that will involve the future of the new Japan... -- VIZ Media

ISBN10 : 9781421546186 , ISBN13 : 1421546183

Page Number : 210

Rurouni Kenshin Vol 1

Nobuhiro Watsuki VIZ Media LLC Comics & Graphic Novels

One hundred and forty years ago in Kyoto, with he coming of the American "Black Ships," there arose a warrior who, felling men with his bloodstained blade, gained the name Hitokiri, manslayer! His killer blade helped close the turbulent Bakumatsu era and slashed open the progressive age known as Meiji. Then he vanished, and with the flow of years, became legend. -- VIZ Media

ISBN10 : 9781421546094 , ISBN13 : 1421546094

Page Number : 203