Godina izdanja: 2017.
Format: 17 x 25
Broj strana: 256
ISBN broj: 978-0804849340
Puna cena: 1800,00
This definitive volume is a systematic presentation of the art of traditional Japanese karate. An easily accessible martial arts manual illustrated with more than 1,000 photographs, this comprehensive karate book gives step-by-step explanations and thorough analysis of all the basic movements and techniques of karate.
Topics of Karate the Art of "Empty-Hand" Fighting" include:
- The history of Karate
- The theories and principle of Karate
- The best training and exercise methods
- Karate techniques like stance, blocking and attacks
- Defenses against weapons
About the Author:
Hidetaka Nishiyama (1928-2008) began his study in 1943 as a student of Gichin Funakoshi, founder of Shotokan Karate. Nishiyama-sensei was an internationally recognized instructor, author, and administrator, and helped to establish the Japan Karate Association (JKA). He was a member of the delegation that introduced the study of Japanese martial arts to the U.S. Air Force Strategic Air Command and subsequently to the U.S. as a whole.