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By Sean Michael Wilson,Antony Cummins,Akiko Shimojima

This traditionally grounded manga follows the ninja Nagata Saburo as he teaches his son, Hisaaki, the guns, mystery strategies, and values of the ninja. in keeping with the real-life writings of the recognized ninja Hattori Hanzo, Secrets of the Ninja combines a well-recognized coming-of-age tale with a traditionally exact history of political intrigue and Sengoku-period jap tradition. As Hisaaki grows from boy to guy, Wilson skillfully interweaves genuine classes, guns, and talents utilized by ninja in feudal Japan, depicted with element by way of artist Akiko Shimojima.  the entire strategies Saburo teaches to his son are drawn from the Shinobi Hiden, the main recognized of the "ninja scrolls" written by means of Hattori Hanzo, common to the warlord Tokugawa Ieyasu and the most well-known warriors in Japan. those scrolls supplied sensible guideline for pro ninja, yet in addition they supply insightful theories of social relationships and human interplay, learning the character of deception, falsehood, and self-protection. an intensive supplementary part written by means of Antony Cummins offers attention-grabbing info on those scrolls and their useful lessons. Accessible, insightful, and exciting, Secrets of the Ninja is the suitable creation to the realm of samurai and shinobi conflict. From the alternate Paperback edition.

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