Books

The Kendo Mind: A Guide to Grading Successfully

The Kendo Mind: A Guide to Grading Successfully

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Series: Books, Book 90
The content of this book is based on lessons I learned from my sensei, my personal experiences in the dojo, and what I read in books and instruction manuals along the way. More info →
The Fighting Man of Japan

The Fighting Man of Japan

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Series: Books, Book 99
Serving as an instructor at the elite Japanese Naval Academy in Etajima in the late 1800s, Francis James Norman was one of the first Westerners to take up the study of the two “noble sciences” of kenjutsu and jujutsu. More info →
Strategy and the Art of Peace

Strategy and the Art of Peace

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Series: Books, Book 89
A narrative on the extensive martial curriculum and wisdom of the Tenshinsho-den Katori Shinto-ryu, one of the source traditions of Japanese swordsmanship, from its incumbent master teacher. More info →
Numismatique Japonaise (French)

Numismatique Japonaise (French)

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Series: Books, Book 101
Etude des pièces de monnaie du Japon More info →
Les contes du samouraï (French)

Les contes du samouraï (French)

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Series: Books, Book 96
Les contes de Miyamori Asataro nous plongent dans le quotidien des samouraïs, fait de batailles, de tournois, de vengeances et de points d'honneur. More info →
Ken Zen Sho – The Zen Calligraphy and Painting of Yamaoka Tesshu

Ken Zen Sho – The Zen Calligraphy and Painting of Yamaoka Tesshu

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Series: Books, Book 95
Numerous calligraphies from Masters of the brush and the sword. More info →
Kendo World – Special Edition

Kendo World – Special Edition

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Series: Magazines, Book 84
SPECIAL EDITION; the WKC past and present. More info →
Kendo World – Issue 8.1
Kendo World – Issue 7.4
Kendo World – Issue 7.3
Kendo World – Issue 7.2
Kendo World – Issue 7.1
Kendo World – Issue 6.4
Kendo World – Issue 6.3
Kendo World – Issue 6.2
Kendo World – Issue 6.1
Kendo World – Issue 5.4

Kendo World – Issue 5.4

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Series: Magazines, Book 92
June 2011 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 5.3

Kendo World – Issue 5.3

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Series: Magazines, Book 93
December 2010 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 5.2

Kendo World – Issue 5.2

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Series: Magazines, Book 94
June 2010 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 5.1

Kendo World – Issue 5.1

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Series: Magazines, Book 95
December 2009 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 4.4

Kendo World – Issue 4.4

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Series: Magazines, Book 96
June 2009 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 4.3

Kendo World – Issue 4.3

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Series: Magazines, Book 97
December 2008 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 4.1

Kendo World – Issue 4.1

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Series: Magazines, Book 99
December 2007 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 4.2

Kendo World – Issue 4.2

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Series: Magazines, Book 98
June 2008 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 3.4

Kendo World – Issue 3.4

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Series: Magazines, Book 100
June 2007 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo World – Issue 3.3

Kendo World – Issue 3.3

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Series: Magazines, Book 101
Decembre 2006 — OUT OF PRINT; Digital version only More info →
Kendo: Approaches for all Levels

Kendo: Approaches for all Levels

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Series: Books, Book 97
This book covers the basics from footwork, to various keiko methods such as kakari-geiko and ji-geiko, and offers many useful hints for shiai strategy. More info →
Ideology of the Sword

Ideology of the Sword

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Series: Books, Book 92
Regarding the idea that the sword is a Japan-specific development, this book will examine its roots in China and Korea to East Asia using reliable historical records as its base. More info →
Budo Perspectives

Budo Perspectives

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Series: Books, Book 98
This publication is the result of an international symposium: The Direction of Japanese Budo in the 21st Century More info →
A Truly British Samurai – The Exceptional Charles Boxer

A Truly British Samurai – The Exceptional Charles Boxer

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Series: Books, Book 91
Professional soldier, spy, linguist, traveller, international lover, prisoner of war and prolific chronicler of history: Much was written about Charles Boxer following his death in 2000... More info →