A book of essential karate kata techniques, demonstrated by experts in the field of Shotokan karate. The kata are formal sequences or karate techniques, and Shotokan karate contains 26 of these. This volume covers the first six katas, and is aimed at beginners in the field. The authors have previously published "The Karate-Do Manual" and "The Advanced Karate Manual". Vince Morris has been four times British team champion, a successful international squad member in kumite and has represented Britain in Kata at the European championships. Aidan Trimble is World, European and British Champion in Kumite and twice winner of the English all-styles Kata Championships.
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Book Description Stanley Paul, London, 1990. paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo Large. A very good copy, virtually as new, with minor wear to cover corners and edges. Immediate despatch from the UK. Bookseller Inventory # 90019266
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001789100
Book Description Random Century, 1990. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.. Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean of underlining, highlighting, marginalia etc. 127 pages, a huge number of b&w photos, sometimes 12 per pages, showing sequences of moves. Chapters include Kata, How to practise the Kata, Kanku-Dai, Empi, Sochin, Jion, Hangetsu, Nijushiho etc. Bookseller Inventory # 106717
Book Description Stanley Paul / Random Century, London, 1990. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Good. ISBN: 0-09-174104-1, As is - Ex-library with usual library markings, laminated with spots to bottom edge, pocket to inside rear cover; shelf wear to the extremities. Text itself is clean. 'Fully illustrated with photographs of each move, this volume ocvers six Shotokan Kata: Kanku-Dai, Empi, Sochin, Jion, Hangetsu and Nijushiho. . . The accompanying text explains each sequence fully and clearly, with a thorough investigation of the Kata's 'bunkai' or application. The authors concentrate not only on physical conditioning, but also on the correct mental and spiritual attitude.' Illustrated. 127 pages. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 043179
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800917410443.0
Book Description Stanley Paul & Co Ltd, London England, 1990. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Paperback Printing Limited Edition. Karate Katas and Applications 1 Using an innovative new format, this journal allows you to quickly and easily record applications for the movements in any kata in the Isshinryu karate system! InThe one constant feature of karate training, at all levels, is the Kata. These are formal, technical sequences which are the basis of all proper practice. This volume covers How to Practice Kata Kanku -Dai Empi Sochin Jion Hangetsu Nijushido Appendix 128pp (We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology, History, Politics, Social and Physical Sciences. academic and scholarly books and Modern First Editions ,and all types of Academic Literature.) Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 089946
Book Description Condition: Very Good. Binding: Paperback. Publisher: Stanley Paul & Co Ltd (1990). Bookseller Inventory # NF-LB-2757167
Book Description Random Century, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # HH-199-14-0939000