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Product Description: All the facts, legends and technique of the ninja are presented here y 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...read more

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9780804839372 | Tuttle Pub, May 15, 2008, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: All the facts, legends and technique of the ninja are presented here y one of the foremost authorities on the subject.

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Product Description: Evolved amid the incessant warfare of medieval Japan, bujutsu, or "martial arts," provided the warrior with the technical and psychological training that prepared him to use his weapons in actual combat. Classical Bujutsu emphasizes the intensely practical nature of these martial arts...read more

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9780834800717 | Tuttle Pub, March 1, 1973, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The Japanese martial arts developed during the Middle Ages are described in terms of their historical context, techniques, rituals, and equipment

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9780834802339 | Reissue edition (Weatherhill, December 11, 2007), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Evolved amid the incessant warfare of medieval Japan, bujutsu, or "martial arts," provided the warrior with the technical and psychological training that prepared him to use his weapons in actual combat.

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Product Description: Donn Draeger was one of the most famous and well-respected martial artists of the twentieth century, and he was a pioneer in bringing Asian martial arts study to the West. Here, he illuminates the compelling historical, political, and philosophical events that gave rise to the development of the budo arts...read more

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9780834802346 | Weatherhill, October 1, 1990, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Donn Draeger was one of the most famous and well-respected martial artists of the twentieth century, and he was a pioneer in bringing Asian martial arts study to the West.

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Covers the martial art of judo examining techniques, training methods, dojo etiquette, tournament rules, and promotion requirements

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9780804832106 | Tuttle Pub, August 15, 1999, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Covers the martial art of judo examining techniques, training methods, dojo etiquette, tournament rules, and promotion requirements

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Product Description: This six-volume series is a comprehensive, inexpensive and practical survey of self-defense tactics using karate techniques. Each book features numerous photographs and illustrations making it accessible to novice and expert alike.

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9780804804844 | Tuttle Pub, October 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This six-volume series is a comprehensive, inexpensive and practical survey of self-defense tactics using karate techniques.

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Product Description: This six-volume series is a comprehensive, inexpensive and practical survey of self-defense tactics using karate techniques. Each book features numerous photographs and illustrations making it accessible to novice and expert alike.

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9780804804868 | Tuttle Pub, October 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This six-volume series is a comprehensive, inexpensive and practical survey of self-defense tactics using karate techniques.

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Product Description: Book by Draeger, Donn F., Nakayama, Masatoshi

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9780804804851 | Tuttle Pub, October 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Draeger, Donn F.

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Explains an ancient Chinese fighting art which is a leading example of the Shaolin style of hand-to-hand combat (view table of contents)

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9780834801226 | Weatherhill, October 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Explains an ancient Chinese fighting art which is a leading example of the Shaolin style of hand-to-hand combat

Product Description: Fighting arts are as old as man himself and as varied as his languages. In Asia they developed to a degree of effectiveness probably unsurpassed elsewhere in the world. This book explains the relationships between fighting arts, assesses their strengths and weaknesses, and presents new material about hitherto unknown fighting methods...read more

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9784770021038 | Reprint edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, May 1, 1997), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Fighting arts are as old as man himself and as varied as his languages.
9780870114366 | Kodansha Amer Inc, January 15, 1981, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Fighting arts are as old as man himself and as varied as his languages.

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Product Description: Modern Bujitsu and Budo written by Donn Draeger with its 190 pages is one ofm the three in the series he wrote for Weatherhill back in the 1970's. Simply put if you are trying to understand Japanese martial arts and you don't have this book GET IT while it lasts...read more

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9780834803510 | Shambhala Pubns, March 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Modern Bujitsu and Budo written by Donn Draeger with its 190 pages is one ofm the three in the series he wrote for Weatherhill back in the 1970's.

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9780804817165 | Reprint edition (Tuttle Pub, April 15, 1992), cover price $24.95

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Product Description: "Ninjutsu", the ancient and secret Japanese art of espionage and assassination, has long fascinated the Western world. Ninja masters were adept in the martial arts and techniques of stealth and concealment. Stripping away the myth and mystery, Donn Draeger reveals the secret tactics, weapons, tricks, and disguises that have earned the ninja a reputation as history's most feared agents...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780804815970 | Reprint edition (Phoenix Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: "Ninjutsu", the ancient and secret Japanese art of espionage and assassination, has long fascinated the Western world.

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Product Description: Master the ancient Chinese martial art of Shaolin Kung Fu with this illustrated martial arts guide.The style of marital arts described in this book is believed to have developed from a form devised at the Shaolin Temple by the Indian monk Bodhidharma...read more

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9780804816984 | Tuttle Pub, September 15, 1991, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Master the ancient Chinese martial art of Shaolin Kung Fu with this illustrated martial arts guide.

A product of over twenty years of exhaustive research, Judo Training Methods is a comprehensive examination of the Japanese Judo.Written by martial arts authority Donn Draeger and judo champion and instructor Takahiko Ishikawa, it is an expert martial arts guide. Although the examples are geared toward judo, the training and conditioning methods set out are valuable for all martial artists and athletes, whatever their art or sport. Judo Training Methods is an "encyclopedia of judo" covering not only Judo techniques and training methods but also dojo etiquette, tournament rules, and promotion requirements. This illustrated judo book features over 1,000 photos and 200 conditioning exercises. A perfect introduction to Judo for beginners, the exercises in this classic text are also valuable conditioning exercises for football, basketball, track, swimming, wrestling, boxing, tennis, baseball, mixed martial arts and more!Chapters introduce readers to the principles and practice of Judo, including:Physical Judo Re-ExaminedClassification of Exercises and Muscle GroupsKinesiological Principles About MuscleJudo Training AdviceJudo and Weight TrainingJudo Training RoutinesPreparatory ExercisesSupplementary ExercisesCompound ExercisesAuxiliary Exercises

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9780804811873 | Tuttle Pub, May 1, 1983, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A product of over twenty years of exhaustive research, Judo Training Methods is a comprehensive examination of the Japanese Judo.

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9780804816762 | Reprint edition (Tuttle Pub, November 15, 1990), cover price $26.95

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Product Description: Deluxe softcover edition! Filled with step-by-step active action photos and instruction.

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9780870113536 | 1 edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, March 1, 1979), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Deluxe softcover edition!

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Product Description: New Book, New Condition, May have slight shelf wear from in store display. We value your business! All of our books come with a 100% satisfaction guarantee.

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9780834800991 | Tuttle Pub, January 1, 1975, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: New Book, New Condition, May have slight shelf wear from in store display.

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Product Description: 1979 3rd Printing Weatherhill

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9780834800861 | Tuttle Pub, June 1, 1973, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: 1979 3rd Printing Weatherhill

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Product Description: Learn practical karate (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780804804820 | Reissue edition (Tuttle Pub, June 1, 1972), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Learn practical karate

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Product Description: Learn defense Easy to follow. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780804804837 | Tuttle Pub, June 1, 1972, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Learn defense Easy to follow.

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Product Description: Learn karate and self defense (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780804804813 | Tuttle Pub, June 1, 1963, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Learn karate and self defense

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