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Karate-do: My Way Of Life, Paperback / softback Book

Karate-do: My Way Of Life Paperback / softback

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Linking the time when karate was a strictly Okinawan art of self-defense shrouded in the deepest secrecy and the present day, when it has become a martial art practiced throughout the world, is Gichin Funakoshi, the Father of Karate-do.' Out of modesty, he was reluctant to write this autobiography and did not do so until he was nearly ninety years of age.

Trained in the Confucian classics, he was a schoolteacher early in life, but after decades of study under the foremost masters, he gave up his livelihood to devote the rest of his life to the propagation of'

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Kodansha America, Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Oriental martial arts
  • ISBN: 9781568364988

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