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Glengarry520 Jul 2020 11:00 p.m. PST

Are there any good books strictly on the military or uniform aspects of the Boshin War? I have the Osprey but it's just too short.

Puster Sponsoring Member of TMP21 Jul 2020 1:30 a.m. PST

Foundry Books had an issue for "Armies of the 19th century – Japan and Korea" by Ian Heath. Some nice sketches in there.

Ranger1275 Supporting Member of TMP21 Jul 2020 8:53 a.m. PST

I'd also recommend Japanese Military Uniforms 1841-1929 by Ritta Nakanishi but, it may be out of print.

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