Judo in the U.S.: A Century of Dedication David Matsumoto

ISBN: 9781556435638

Published: October 18th 2005

Paperback

144 pages


Description

Judo in the U.S.: A Century of Dedication  by  David Matsumoto

Judo in the U.S.: A Century of Dedication by David Matsumoto
October 18th 2005 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 144 pages | ISBN: 9781556435638 | 10.36 Mb

Commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the United States Judo Federation, this volume traces the more than 100-year history of judo practice in America. The authors begin with a comprehensive survey of Japans classical disciplines, which sets theMoreCommemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the United States Judo Federation, this volume traces the more than 100-year history of judo practice in America.

The authors begin with a comprehensive survey of Japans classical disciplines, which sets the foundation for understanding what judo is and what it means to the people who practice it. They show how, from its arrival on U.S. shores in the late nineteenth century, judo has built upon the strengths of the two societies it bridges. For martial arts practitioners and others interested in Asian and American cultural history, this thoroughly researched and richly illustrated book is an indispensable resource for understanding judos ongoing role in the contemporary life of the United States.



Enter answer





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Judo in the U.S.: A Century of Dedication":


magazynkarton.pl

©2012-2015 | DMCA | Contact us