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Speaks directly from the heart of real experience,
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This review is from: Angry White Pyjamas: An Oxford Poet Trains with the Tokyo Riot Police (Paperback)
This is an amazing and clearly true account. I couldn't put it down until the final page. In today's TV world were most of us are content to watch life on the box - it is inspiring and refreshing to learn there are still men (and women) willing to experience real life by living it in all its forms. Pain is the key signature of this book. If you have the courage to suffer, you will in the end learn something worthwhile. A seminal book on the Japanese martial arts - and communicated so brilliantly from the pen of a born writer....