OKAZAKI, Teruyuki and Milorad V. STRICEVIC STICEVIC, Milorad V.
Title: Textbook of Modern Karate. 1st US in dj
Publisher:  Kodansha International (USA Ltd.), 1984, ISBN:0870114611
Seller ID: 58868
OKAZAKI, Teruyuki and Milorad V. STRICEVIC. The Textbook of Modern Karate. (NY): Kodansha International (USA Ltd.), (1984). First Edition. Pp. 376. Fully illustrated. Large 8vo, navy cloth, orange titles to spine. The book explores the changes to karate, shifting the focus from not just a form of self-defense, but one which students can appreciate the health benefits, as well as the competitive aspects of the sport, now practiced throughout the world. With sections on training, body position, arm and leg techniques, andthe role of kata in training. Bookplate to front paste-down, else a very g ood copy, in lightly rubbed, clipped dj. 200.00