Basic Karate Katas - KANAZAWA, HirokasuPaul H Crompton, 1968, Hardback (Laminated Boards) ..
Condition: Very Good. Boards a little rubbed at extremities. Top couple of tabs (to the ring binding) of the title page broken otherwise a more than acceptable copy.
The Katas or forms which introduced in this book were developed by the late great master Ginchin Funakoshi. He made good use of both Shorei and Shorin. After mastering both these styles he eventually after much study and experience combined the strong points of each and created his own style which is called Shotokan. Illustrated with B&W photographs.
Size: 10" x 14"
Number of Pages: 84
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