The Fighting Man of Japan; The Training and Exercises of the Samurai, by F. J. Norman
- ISBN: 9780486448084 | 0486448088
- Cover: Trade Paper
- Copyright: 3/27/2006
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This amply illustrated book, based on the experiences of an Englishman who served as an instructor in Japan's leading military colleges, provides an introduction to Japanese military history and reviews the education of the nation's military and naval officers during the late nineteenth century. Described in detail are the arts of kenjutsu--classical Japanese fencing, sumo wrestling, and jujutsu.