Ninja AD 1460-1650 by Stephen Turnbull
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Ninja AD 1460-1650
By Stephen Turnbull

Ninja AD 1460-1650

By (author) See other recent books by Stephen Turnbull
Illustrated by Wayne Reynolds See other recent books by Wayne Reynolds
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $37.21
Your Price: $33.49 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.72! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.67 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days, Not for Xmas



Ninja AD 1460-1650 by Stephen Turnbull

Book Description

The Ninja were the secret agents and assassins of feudal Japan, and they remain a subject of enduring fascination. Many of the books about them are unreliable and promote the myth of the 'invincible superman', that fiction continues to perpetuate. This title provides an accurate and detailed account of the reality of the Ninja, detailing methods of daily life, training, hiring, combat use and secret operations: also covered are the Ninja's use and knowledge of poisons, medicines and charms.

Buy Ninja AD 1460-1650 book by Stephen Turnbull from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781841765259
ISBN-10: 1841765252
Format: Paperback
(248mm x 184mm x 6mm)
Pages: 64
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 19-Feb-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Stephen Turnbull

Samurai in 100 Objects by Stephen Turnbull Samurai in 100 Objects, Paperback (November 2016)

The fascinating world of the samurai as seen through arms and armour, places and images.

Samurai by Stephen Turnbull Samurai, Hardback (August 2016)

The world of the samurai, the legendary elite warrior cult of old Japan, has for too long been associated solely with military history and has remained a mystery. In this book, the author, the world's leading authority on the samurai, goes beyond the battlefield to paint a picture of the samurai as they really were.

Gempei War 1180-85 by Stephen Turnbull Gempei War 1180-85, Paperback (July 2016)

An illustrated account of The Gempei War - a conflict that defined the age and the ethos of the samurai. It examines the events of the five-year long conflict, revealing the changes that the war inflicted on Japanese culture and the establishment of many of the traditions of the samurai.

» View all books by Stephen Turnbull

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Ninja AD 1460-1650 book by Stephen Turnbull and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Stephen Turnbull

Stephen Turnbull is the world's leading English language authority on medieval Japan and the samurai. He has travelled extensively in the Far East, particularly in Japan and Korea. For Osprey, he has authored many titles including Men-at-Arms 86: 'Samurai Armies 1550-1615', Campaign 69: 'Nagashino 1575', Warrior 29: 'Ashigaru 1467-1649', and New Vanguard 44: 'Siege Weapons of the Far East (2) AD 960-1644'. Wayne Reynolds was born in Leeds, UK, and attended art college in Middlesborough. He has had a life-long passion for illustration, and since 1991 has worked as a professional artist. Wayne has provided illustrations and source material for many gaming companies, creating figures, landscapes and interiors, as well as providing core characterisation. He is perhaps best known though for his work on titles such as '2000AD', 'Slaine', and 'Judge Dredd'. Wayne is also a keen modeller and historical re-enactor.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Stephen Turnbull close
Samurai in 100 Objects by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai by Stephen Turnbull
Gempei War 1180-85 by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai Swordsman by Stephen Turnbull
Tokugawa Ieyasu by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai by Stephen Turnbull
Revenge of the 47 Ronin by Stephen Turnbull
Katana by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai Women 1184-1877 by Stephen Turnbull
Toyotomi Hideyoshi by Stephen Turnbull
Hatamoto Samurai Horse and Foot Guards by Stephen Turnbull
Mongol Invasions of Japan 1274 and 1281 by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai Capture a King - Okinawa 1609 by Stephen Turnbull
Shogun by Stephen Turnbull
Chinese Walled Cities 221 BC - AD 1644 by Stephen Turnbull
Strongholds of the Samurai by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai Armies 1467-1649 by Stephen Turnbull
Real Ninja by Stephen Turnbull
Samurai Invasion of Korea 1592-98 by Stephen Turnbull
Japanese Castles AD 250-540 by Stephen Turnbull
»
Recent books by Wayne Reynolds close
Ultimate Psionics by Wayne Reynolds
Visions of WAR: The Art of Wayne Reynolds by Wayne Reynolds
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 3 by Wayne Reynolds
Soldier of the Pharaoh by Wayne Reynolds
Osaka 1615 by Wayne Reynolds
Carolingian Cavalryman, 768-987 AD by Wayne Reynolds
Knight Templar 1120-1312 by Wayne Reynolds
Mongol Warrior 1200-1350 by Wayne Reynolds
Japanese Warrior Monks AD 949-1603 by Wayne Reynolds
Ninja AD 1460-1650 by Wayne Reynolds
Fighting Ships of the Far East by Wayne Reynolds
Fighting Ships of the Far East by Wayne Reynolds
Pictish Warrior AD 297-841 by Wayne Reynolds
Siege Weapons of the Far East by Wayne Reynolds
Siege Weapons of the Far East by Wayne Reynolds
Celtic Warrior by Wayne Reynolds
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close