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Ninjutsu: The Art of Invisibility: Facts, Legends, and Techniques (Tuttle Martial Arts)

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ALL THE FACTS, LEGENDS, AND TECHNIQUES OF THE NINJA ARE PRESENTED HERE BY ONE OF THE FOREMOST AUTHORITIES ON THE SUBJECT

The Ninja, also known as Shinobi, inspired awe and terror in equal measure. Master of espionage and assassination, stealth and concealment, the ninja's ability to move swiftly and silently gave rise to popular legends of amazing exploits, invincibility and supernatural powers.

In Ninjutsu: The Art of Invisibility, Donn Draeger draws back the veil of mystery shrouding the arcane practices of feudal Japan's shadow warriors. Stripping away myth and exaggeration, Draeger reveals the secret tactics, exotic weapons, tricks and disguises that earned the ninja a reputation as history's most feared secret agents.

Chapters include:

  • Entering the World of the Ninja
  • History and Organization
  • Training and Skills
  • Operating Techniques
  • Costume
  • Tools and Weapons
  • Tactics, Ruses, and Feats
  • Facts and Legends

Synopsis:

Learn the secret tactics and exotic weapons of the feared ninja warriors

Synopsis:

Ninja-the very word inspires awe and terror in equal measure. Master of espionage and assassination, stealth and concealment, the ninja's ability to move swiftly and silently gave rise to popular legends of amazing exploits, invincibility and supernatural powers.

In Ninjutsu: The Art of Invisibility, Donn Draeger draws back the veil of mystery shrouding the arcane practices of feudal Japan's shadow warriors. Stripping away myth and exaggeration, Draeger reveals the secret tactics, exotic weapons, tricks and disguises that earned the ninja a reputation as history's most feared secret agents.

About the Author

Donn F. Draeger was a Western pioneer in the practice of Japanese martial arts. His works include Judo Training Methods, Judo Formal Techniques and Shaolin Lohan Kung-Fu.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804839372
Author:
Draeger, Donn F
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Mente, Boye Lafayette De
Author:
Draeger, Donn F.
Author:
De Mente, Boye Lafayette
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
General Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
ninjutsu; ninjitsu; ninjas; warriors; martial arts
Subject:
ninjutsu ; ninjitsu ; ninjas
Subject:
martial arts; ninja; ninjas; ninjutsu; self defense; ninja book; shinobi;
Subject:
Donn Draeger; Donn F. Draeger
Subject:
ninjutsu book; ninjutsu guide; ninja guide; ninja training
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20080531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in 7 oz

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Learn the secret tactics and exotic weapons of the feared ninja warriors
"Synopsis" by , Ninja-the very word inspires awe and terror in equal measure. Master of espionage and assassination, stealth and concealment, the ninja's ability to move swiftly and silently gave rise to popular legends of amazing exploits, invincibility and supernatural powers.

In Ninjutsu: The Art of Invisibility, Donn Draeger draws back the veil of mystery shrouding the arcane practices of feudal Japan's shadow warriors. Stripping away myth and exaggeration, Draeger reveals the secret tactics, exotic weapons, tricks and disguises that earned the ninja a reputation as history's most feared secret agents.

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