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, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. : Karate-Do Kyohan: The Master Text () by Gichin Funakoshi and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Beyond that, it provides us with a background including Funakoshi’s understanding of Okinawan martial arts history, and various advice from Sensei Funakoshi on the martial arts, as well as the general living of life itself. Show More Show Less. Mega Buzz Inc Condition: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Dj is not price-clipped, no tears, just light wear, some wrinkling to front flap. Well worth a read! A must for Shotokan students This is the book to have if you are a serious Shotokan student. Packaged carefully for shipping. This is probably the definitive technical work on Shotokan Karate, and an invaluable addition to the training library of anyone practicing Okinowan or Japanese styles.


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If you are masfer for a place to start, this is probably it. Showing best matches Show all copies. Exelent book,is a necessary text for all serious practitioner of karate do. Ratings and Reviews Write a review. Great book for those interested in Karate maeter the founder of Shotkan. Fully illustrated demonstrations cover not only every technique of the kata but also the fundamentals and applications.

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RowlingHardcover Small World Books Published: Modestas rated it it was amazing Sep 07, The katas are here so there are no self-expression moves added by various Senseis. Jan 08, Alan rated it really liked it Shelves: Joseph Vincente rated it really liked it Nov 22, Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

Karate-Do Kyohan by Funakoshi, Gichin

Sign In Register Help Cart. In cardboard slipcase with couple small iyohan. The Kata illustrations and applications are some of the fundamental building blocks and are well defined in this work.


If you are a student of any of the Okinawan styles, and particularly Shotokan or Wado Ryu, this important book is essential to your martial arts library. Find Rare Books Book Value. Some staining and smudging to jacket covers. 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!

Most relevant reviews See all 12 reviews. Daniel rated it it was amazing Mar 26, Karate Do Kyohan is a Kodansha International publication.

Karate-Do Kyohan : The Master Text by Gichin Funakoshi (1973, Hardcover, New Edition)

The Master Introductory Text. Nineteen “kata” “forms” of karate – the art of self-defense without weapons – are presented here in complete detail. Book is in nice condition, text is unmarked and pages are tight. Inked name, else fine in near fine, lightly worn dust jacket in mylar cover.