Samurai crown jewels

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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 183 (August 2003), p. 22-31

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The crown jewels of Japan's emperors have a mystical power. No one has seen them for centuries and yet they have been carried into battle to identify the true rulers of the Japanese. Stephen Turnbull reveals the bitter battles fought to claim these precious relics