Sumo: A Thinking Fan's Guide To Japan's National Sport by David BenjaminSumo: A Thinking Fan's Guide To Japan's National Sport by David Benjamin

Sumo: A Thinking Fan's Guide To Japan's National Sport

byDavid Benjamin

Paperback | March 20, 2010

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Sumo is a fresh and funny introduction to the fascinating world of sumo, Japan's national sport. AuthorDavid Benjamin peels away the veneer of sumo as a cultural treasure and reveals it as an action-packed sport populated by superb athletes who employ numerous strategies and techniques to overcome their gargantuan opponents. Sumo provides an engaging, witty, behind-the-scenes look at sumo today.
David Benjamin lived in Japan for 7 years, where he was editor-in-chief of Tokyo Journal, contributing editor and columnist for The Japan Times Weekly, and wrote a weekly column for The Mainichi Daily News. He was also a regular sumo columnist in Shukan Bunshun and an occasional commentator on sumo and other sports on television, an...
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Title:Sumo: A Thinking Fan's Guide To Japan's National SportFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8 × 5.13 × 0.74 inPublished:March 20, 2010Publisher:Tuttle PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:4805310871

ISBN - 13:9784805310878

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