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Kamikaze: How Japan Defeated The Unstoppable Mongol Advance

Almost three-quarters of the known world lay under the heel of the Mongol Empire, the largest empire ever known. Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun, was to be their next target. But the seemingly unstoppable Mongol Horde was finally halted by the Kamikaze — the "divine winds" off the coast of Japan — and Japan's own Samurai elite.

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Kamikaze: How Japan Defeated The Unstoppable Mongol Advance

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