By Oscar Ratti and Adele Westbrook. This definitive study of the martial arts of feudal Japan explains in detail the weapons, techniques, strategies, and principles of combat that made the Japanese warrior a formidable foe. Covers training and history. Softcover. 484 pp.
- This definitive study of the martial arts of feudal Japan explains in detail the weapons, techniques, strategies, and principles of combat.
- Covers training and history.
- Softcover. 484 pp.
- By Oscar Ratti & Adele Westbrook
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