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Autumn Lightning

The Education of an American Samurai

by Dave Lowry

  • 226 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Shambhala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fencing,
  • Oriental martial arts,
  • Swordplay,
  • Martial Arts & Self-Defense,
  • Martial Arts,
  • United States,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sports - General,
  • Sports,
  • Samurai,
  • Sports & Recreation / Martial Arts & Self-Defense,
  • History,
  • Swordsmen,
  • Biography,
  • Japan,
  • Lowry, Dave

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8697387M
    ISBN 101570621152
    ISBN 109781570621154

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