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Japanese Swords free pdf Author Colin M. Roach collaborated with top-level artisans, historians, and martial arts experts to create a unique, in-depth study of these magnificent weapons from a historical, iconographical, and technological perspective. In addition to a foreword by seventh degree iaido black belt Nicklaus Suino and a sidebar by Mukansa-level polisher Abe Kazunori, "Japanese Swords" includes rare looks into the world of Mukansa-level swordsmiths Kawachi Kunihira and Gassan Sadatoshi. Complemented by hundreds of stunning high-resolution photos and a DVD, "Japanese Swords" is a must-have addition to any Japanophile's library.

About Colin M. Roach

Colin M. Roach has a passion for Japan's archetypal warrior culture and has trained with some of the top teachers of aikido and iaido in Japan and America. His previous publications include: "The Sword of Compassion" and "The Yama Oroshi Dojo" and "the Art of Traditional Japanese Swordsmanship." He lives in Utah with his family.

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Author : Colin M. Roach
Publisher : Tuttle Shokai Inc
Data Published : 17 January 2011
ISBN : 4805310359
EAN : 9784805310359
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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