Karate-Do Kyohan has ratings and 8 reviews. Donnie said: This book outlines all Shoto-kan kata and their applications. Great reference when you get s . : Karate-Do Kyohan: The Master Text () by Gichin Funakoshi and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books. Karate-do Kyohan: The Master Text by Gichin Funakoshi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Karate-do Kyohan: The Master Text

Nineteen “kata” “forms” of karate – the art of self-defense without weapons – are presented here in complete detail. Born in Shuri, Okinawa Prefecture,he studied Karate-do from childhood koyhan organized the the first public demonstrations. No marking found in text.

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In fact; I would run to our local library weekly just to read it. If you are looking for a place to start, this is probably it. Ships within 24 hours with tracking. At the urging of friends and officials, he texf in Tokyo, and the development of the way of karate owes much to his teaching, writings and introduction of new forms.

In his later years, he was president of Shotokai, of which he was a founder.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Oversized, will exceed standard shipping rates for international and airmail options. One of the oldest and yet most complete and understandable iterations of Shotokan Karate, written thought since translated by the father of modern karate, Gichin Funakoshi himself! Karate-Do Kyohan There are not many martial Arts “Karate” books that truly stand out but this one does. It is useless without formal training and practice, but, a great reference for serious students of the art.


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Exelent book,is a necessary text for all serious practitioner of karate do. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

Juan Luis rated it liked it Jan 04, kykhan Funakoshi-Sensei was an extraordinary man and after reading this book you will understand why. Denton Island Books Published: Blue cloth boards with a large embossed symbol of tiger on front board. Sign In Register Help Cart. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended.

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Kevin rated it really liked it Jan 30, Dust jacket in protective mylar. Mega Buzz Inc Condition: Inked name, else fine in near fine, lightly worn dust jacket in mylar cover.


Purwo Nugroho rated it really liked it Nov 18, Best Selling in Textbooks, Education See all. Showing best matches Show all copies. Return to Book Page. Fully illustrated demonstrations cover not only every technique of the kata but also the fundamentals and applications.

I give this book a 5 krate out of 5!!!

Feb 12, Dave rated it really liked it. If you practice Karate,this book is an excellent reference point to going back through your movements and improving what you are already doing in class. Translated by Tsutomu Ohshima. Always Superior Books Published: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Jay rated it liked it Sep 19, A Very Good copy.

This is a must have for anyone who is serious in understanding the fundamentals of Okinawan Karate. Marie Richter rated it really liked it May 02, Cary, North Carolina, U.

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