(From the publisher):
Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story
140 years ago in Kyoto, with he coming of the American "Black Ships," there arose a warrior who, felling men with his bloodstained blade, gained the name Hitokiri , man slayer! His killer blade helped close the turbulent Bakumatsu era and slashed open the progressive age known as Meiji . Then he vanished, and with the flow of years, became legend.
"In the 11th year of Meiji, in the middle of Tokyo, this tale begins...."
Original title: るろうに剣心―明治剣客浪満譚
Genre: Fiction→ Romance→ Fantasy and Science Fiction Romance→ Fantasy
Fiction→ Fantasy→ Historical