Limited edition publication showcasing the ninja sword collection of Bujinkan founder Masaaki Hatsumi.
Length: 64 pages
Born in Chiba prefecture in 1931. He found his life's mentor, Toshitsugu Takamatsu who was the last real Ninja and was so called ''Mongolian tiger'', and studied under him for the next fifteen years, becoming the 34th Soke of Togakure Ryu Ninpo Taijutsu and eight other arts (Takagi Yoshin Ryu Jyutai Jutsu, Koto Ryu Koppo Jutsu, Gyokko Ryu Kosshi Jutsu,Kumogakure Ryu Ninpo,Gyokushin Ryu Ninpo, Gigan Ryu Koppo Jutsu, Shindenfudo Ryu Daken Taijutsu and Kukishinden Ryu Happo Biken ) which he unified into the Bujinkan Dojo. There are lots of disciples all over the world.
Quite a unique book which goes hand and hand with the DVD.
Masaaki Hatsumi Sword Collection Ninjato Book
Short book to accompany the, Ninja Sword DVD. Pictures only of Hatsumi ninjato collection. High quality pictures, very beautiful. No need to read if you're worried about buying a Japanese book.
Excellent book! Unusual swords, not the standard pristine examples; they look used!!!