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Admiral Yi Sun-sin, The Divine Wind (Part 1‪)‬ Anthology of Heroes History

    • Society & Culture

Yi Sun-sin was a Korean soldier in the 16th century.
Throughout his career he had built up a reputation as an exemplary leader with a brilliant eye for military decisions.
Despite this, he had received few promotions and had made fewer friends within the military due to his 'no nonsense' stance on nepotism and corruption.
But when Japan invaded the defenceless Korean coast, all those in power; begrudgingly admitted there was only one man for the job...
Listen in to learn why 51 million Koreans still know the story of the brilliant Admiral Yi Sun-Sin!
Part 1 of 2.
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Yi Sun-sin was a Korean soldier in the 16th century.
Throughout his career he had built up a reputation as an exemplary leader with a brilliant eye for military decisions.
Despite this, he had received few promotions and had made fewer friends within the military due to his 'no nonsense' stance on nepotism and corruption.
But when Japan invaded the defenceless Korean coast, all those in power; begrudgingly admitted there was only one man for the job...
Listen in to learn why 51 million Koreans still know the story of the brilliant Admiral Yi Sun-Sin!
Part 1 of 2.
Join The Anthology on Instagram for extra content related to this episode!

Supporting Pictures/Sources/Further Reading/Attributions are available in episode links.


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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