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Persimmon Wind
     

Persimmon Wind

by Dave Lowry
 
In 1968, Dave Lowry set out on an unusual apprenticeship: He was introduce to the techniques of the Shinkage-ryu, one of Japan's oldest schools of classical swordsmanship. Persimmon Wind is a vivid account of the journey of a martial artist, or bugeisha, and one that is, in the end, bittersweet. This is Dave's own account of his continuing growth as he walks along the

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In 1968, Dave Lowry set out on an unusual apprenticeship: He was introduce to the techniques of the Shinkage-ryu, one of Japan's oldest schools of classical swordsmanship. Persimmon Wind is a vivid account of the journey of a martial artist, or bugeisha, and one that is, in the end, bittersweet. This is Dave's own account of his continuing growth as he walks along the Way of the bugeisha, another trail that leads to becoming a true human being.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804831420
Publisher:
Periplus Editions (HK) Ltd.
Publication date:
03/28/1998
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
273
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.89(d)

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