The Fighting Man of Japan: The Training and Exercises of the Samurai

By Francis James Norman

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A former cavalryman in the British Army, F. J. Norman served as an instructor at Japan's leading military colleges. Norman was deeply impressed with the ethic and resolve of the Japanese military and with the beauty and efficacy of their martial arts practices -- "exercises in which all can participate, without risk or danger to life, purse, or limb, but with great benefit A former cavalryman in the British Army, F. J. Norman served as an instructor at Japan's leading military

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Book details

Paperback, 96 pages
March 27th 2006 by Dover Publications
Original Title
The Fighting Man of Japan: The Training and Exercises of the Samurai (Dover Books on History, Political and Social Science)
ISBN
0486448088 (ISBN13: 9780486448084)
Edition Language
English

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