Osaka 1615 the last samurai battle campaign stephen turnbull richard hook on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers ospreys exploration of the complex background of the siege of osaka 1614 1615 as well as of the battle experiences of the opposing forces. In osaka 1615 osprey campaign 170 samurai expert dr stephen turnbull provides an interesting summary of the final battle that unified japan under the tokugawa shogunate i have been reading turnbulls work since i was a student in japan in the early 80s when i also had chance to visit osaka castle. The siege of osaka osaka no eki or more commonly osaka no jin was a series of battles undertaken by the tokugawa shogunate against the toyotomi clan and ending in that clans destructiondivided into two stages winter campaign and summer campaign and lasting from 1614 to 1615 the siege put an end to the last major armed opposition to the shogunates . Osprey campaign 170 osaka 1615 the last battle of the samurai in 1614 15 osaka castle was japans greatest fortification measuring approximately 2 miles in length with walls 100 feet high it was guarded by 100000 samurai determined to defend the last of the once powerful toyotomi clan
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