- Oda Nobunaga. He recognizes Nobunaga's genius and knows that if he stayed alive long enough, history would have been different. That was the answer I hoped for and he was right on the mark.
- On the academic side, the importance of being able to read brush-written documents. When I was living and studying in Gifu, I was starting to learn how to read those types of documents. However, it was short and now I am on my own.
Professor Vaporis also has a book out as well.
Tour of Duty: Samurai, Military Service in Edo and Culture in Early Modern Japan.
You can buy his book at the SA bookstore.
Nobunaga no tame!