Editorial Reviews. Review. “His translation of Takamatsu’s autobiography, albeit short, was powerful to me The art shown in the book is beautiful and adds. 30 Jul Ninjutsu is the most renowned and misunderstood of all martial arts. The long history of ninjutsu is often murky; surrounded by mystery and. : The Ninja: Ancient Shadow Warriors of Japan (The Secret History of Ninjutsu) () by Kacem Zoughari Ph.D. and a great selection.
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He has been training in the martial arts for over 30 years. The long history of ninjutsu is often murky; surrounded by mystery and legend.
The author goes on to give examples of the training, the anciennt and how they fit in Japanese society. We should see a second volume that has more focus on the Koga Ryu clans with the same detail and dedication to the Iga clan. Hatsumi maintains some continuity with the old traditions. Appendix G Historical Chronology of the Ninja.
The Ninja: Ancient Shadow Warriors of Japan (The Secret History of Ninjutsu)
Ancient Shadow Warriors of Japan shines a wzrriors on this enigmatic subject. Trivia About The Ninja: Want to Read saving…. To see what your the ninja ancient shadow warriors of japan thought of this book, please sign up. See and discover other items: He compares the histories of several arts in Japan, into the present day. The Historical Truth of Ninjutsu. At the end of the book you can find appendixes with all the information summarised in diagrams and lists nninja you can handle the immense bundle of information more efficiently.
Mark Spada rated it it was amazing Oct 01, This ninja book includes studies the ninja ancient shadow warriors of japan ninjutsu history, philosophy, wisdom, and presents a wide range of information from authors, historians, chronicles and scrolls in order to foster a deep understanding of this “shadowy” art.
No trivia or quizzes yet. This book has been in my cart for quite a while. The Authentic Ninja Training Manual. It is richly illustrated, with photos but also with ancient original written sources on ninjutsu.
The Ninja: Ancient Shadow Warriors of Japan by Kacem Zoughari
Published on October 3, There is some new light shed on Takamatsu’s life. My library Help Advanced Book Search. He had access to some privately owned scrolls which have not been touched upon previously, to my knowledge.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. He conducts seminars in the United States, Canada and Europe. Very interesting if you didn’t already know.
A simple proofreader and note-checker would have made this a 5-star book. Ships from and sold by Amazon. The nina two chapters are in-depth pieces on Takamatsu Toshitsugu and his student, Hatsumi Masaaki.
My very first book on Ninjutsu and I am happy to have a copy. It’s like 2 books in one.
Chapter 4 The Essence the ninja ancient shadow warriors of japan Ninjutsu. Luke Crocker rated it it was amazing Aug 30, Practical Arnis Stick Fighting: To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here. There isn’t too much material that hasn’t been covered elsewhere. The truth about Japanese Samurai wisdom. It is one of the most researched books on the ninja I have come across. Zoughari is obviously involved in martial arts and the subject is dear to his heart.
Adam Siler rated it liked it May 21, Selected pages Table of Contents. The first four chapters are outstanding. He has been training in the martial arts for over 30 years.
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