The Complete Kano Jiu-Jitsu - Jiudo - The Official Jiu-Jitsu of the Japanese Government - With Additions by Hoshino and Tsutsumi and Chapters on the Serious and Fatal Blows and on Kuatsu the Japanese Science of the Restoration of Life

The Complete Kano Jiu-Jitsu - Jiudo - The Official Jiu-Jitsu of the Japanese Government - With Additions by Hoshino and Tsutsumi and Chapters on the Serious and Fatal Blows and on Kuatsu the Japanese Science of the Restoration of Life

by H. Irving Hancock

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Overview

Written by the American author, Harrie Irving Hancock (1868-1922), this unique manual offers a detailed, practical introduction to the history and essential techniques of Jiu-Jitsu combat and provides an excellent companion for anyone interested in learning about the spirit of the discipline. Tricks are presented in three sections, and the complete contents include: A foreword By H. Irving Hancock - Preface By Katsukuma Higashi - Rules Governing Jiu-Jitsu contests - in Japan - Section I - Section II - Section III - The Serious and Fatal Blows - Kuatsu, Or The Restoration of Life. Featuring the original illustrations from its first publication in 1904, and featuring a new biography, we are republishing the classic text in high quality and affordable edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781444650853
Publisher: Read Books
Publication date: 07/24/2009
Pages: 548
Sales rank: 814,383
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.22(d)

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