This is Kendo
The Art of Japanese Fencing
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This book introduces Kendo, the exhilarating mental and physical sport of Japan that has gained new popularity, with both sexes now participating, its own evolution and the efforts of a remarkable group of teachers it has progressed through the years to its present position as a sport.
This is Kendo is a fully illustrated introduction to the traditional art of Japanese fencing-its essential nature and its basic techniques. It is the first kendo book in English to describe and analyze this famous sport. Features include:
- Over 100 photographs and drawings
- Origin and History of Kendo
- Basic Kendo Principles and Techniques
- Traditions Governing Kendo Etiquette and Technique
- Important Strikes
- Offensive and Defensive Positions
- Training Exercises
- Tuttle Publishing, December 1989
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