The Book of Ninja: The First Complete Translation of the Bansenshukai Japan's Premier Ninja Manual

The Book of Ninja: The First Complete Translation of the Bansenshukai Japan's Premier Ninja Manual

Antony Cummins, Yoshie Minami


The first entire translation of the last word ninjutsu guide the Bansenshukai, The ebook of Ninja presents an absolutely finished advisor to the traditional arts of the ninja

Born within the post-civil struggle period of Japan, a ninja referred to as Fujibayashi gathered and mixed details from the ninja clans of Iga – looked to be the place of birth of the ninja – and compiled it into an authoritative publication. referred to as the Bansenshukai, this booklet has now been translated into English via the historic Ninjutsu learn staff, that's headed via the authors Antony Cummins and Yoshie Minami.

Adding to the combo for the spycraft lover, there are sections on shooting criminals, appearing evening raids, making mystery codes and indicators, or even thoughts for predicting the elements utilizing an esoteric Buddhist procedure of divination.

The e-book of Ninja will attract historians, martial arts fans, the company neighborhood and someone with an curiosity in conflict, procedure and espionage, and encompasses a foreword from Dr Nakashima Atsumi, a popular collector, writer and researcher of medieval ninja tradition.

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