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Karate: Technique and Spirit teaches a unique integrated training of the body, mind, and spirit, emphasizing the true essence of karate-do.With over 70 dojos and 20,000 students throughout the world, Seido karate has grown increasingly popular in the West under its founder Tadashi Nakamura. Now discover the single most comprehensive volume ever published on this unique martial art.

Part instruction manual and part history, Karate: Technique and Spirit covers both the techniques ...

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Karate: Technique and Spirit teaches a unique integrated training of the body, mind, and spirit, emphasizing the true essence of karate-do.With over 70 dojos and 20,000 students throughout the world, Seido karate has grown increasingly popular in the West under its founder Tadashi Nakamura. Now discover the single most comprehensive volume ever published on this unique martial art.

Part instruction manual and part history, Karate: Technique and Spirit covers both the techniques of Seido (sincere way) karate-including warm-ups, basic punches, kicks, and blocks, and weapons (Bo, Jo, Sai), as well as the school's unique history and philosophy.

Author Biography: Tadashi Nakamura began studying karate in 1953 under karate great Masutatsu Oyama. He went on to earn his seventh dan under Oyama and was made chief instructor at the Kyokushinkai Honbu in Tokyo. Nakamura founded the World Seido Karate Organization and established the Seido Juku headquarters in New York in 1976.

This book describes in detail the basic techniques of kicks, and blocks with the aid of over 700 B&W photos.

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  • ISBN-13: 9784079741798
  • Publisher: Shufu No, Tomo-Sha
  • Publication date: 1/8/1987
  • Pages: 168
  • Product dimensions: 8.61 (w) x 11.97 (h) x 0.64 (d)

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