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The Invincible Admiral, Yi Sun-sin (Part 2)

September 27, 2021

The Invincible Admiral, Yi Sun-sin (Part 2)
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While Admiral Yi Sun-sin languishes in a filthy prison cell, the once invincible Korean navy he had built lay in ruins at the bottom of the harbour.

Outmaneuvered and outplayed by his rival, the War Hero had been stripped of all his command and convicted of treason.

But with the coast now defenceless and Japanese invaders streaming in from all sides, the broken nation looked once again to the disgraced Admiral for salvation.

12 ships against 300, was there any hope?

One of the greatest naval battles of all time is coming up, so listen in to the final story of Korean National Hero Admiral Yi Sun-sin!


Additional Reading / Sources:

The Imjin War by Samuel Hawley

Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu

The Art Of War by Sun Tzu

Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project

 

Special Mentions:

A big thanks to the voice actors for this episode!

Attributions:

  • All The Tea In China by Shane Ivers - https://www.silvermansound.com|

  • Imperial China Cinematic by Shane Ivers - https://www.silvermansound.com
    Licensed under: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

  • https://freesound.org/people/hubertmichel/sounds/40227 Licensed under: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Various tracks by Fesilyan Studios used with license for Anthology Of Heroes Podcast