Uncover the mystery and tradition of the ancient fighting arts. Thousands of years ago, Asian warriors discovered that the human body could be used as a weapon for both attack and defense. Through disciplined practice, they trained their bodies to twist and flex. This informative series for young readers explains the martial arts through full-page photographs and simple vocabulary, all the while emphasizing the importance of safety precautions. Each book contains an index, bibliography, glossary.
Table of Contents
What is judo? Starting out Breakfalls Getting ready to throw Throws and counter throws Grappling.