In this book, for the first time the story and the complete history of karate has been told. It has information and facts about styles, techniques and kata never before published. Traces the complete history of Okinawan Karate. This book contains the complete genealogy of every major instructor and style. It also explains the customs, philosophy and evolution of karate. A highly acclaimed publication and best seller! Okinawa Island of Karate is a book everyone with an interest in this art must have.