New PDF release: Ancient Okinawan Martial Arts Volume 2: Koryu Uchinadi

By Patrick McCarthy,Yuriko McCarthy

In Ancient Okinawan Martial Arts: Koryu Uchinadi readers have entry, for the 1st time, to an intensive choice of crucial files written via and approximately Okinawa's most renowned karate and kobudo masters and their arts, in addition to to images of kobujutsu katas of historic significance.

This two–volume anthology contains formerly untranslated texts through Chojun Miyagi (founder of Goju Ryu Karate), Kenwa Mabuni (founder of Shito Ryu Karate), Shinken Taira (founder of Ryukyu Kobudo), Choshin Chibana (founder of Kobayashi Shorin Ryu Karate), and Choki Motobu (the infamous scrapper who in his adulthood went directly to educate many that turned nice masters of their personal right). Patrick McCarthy–with the capable information of his spouse, Yuriko McCarthy–provides specialist translation and observation in accordance with his vast examine into those masters and the structures they based, in addition to into the institution of the Okinawan karate culture mainly islands of Japan.

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