By Shosh Nagamine,Patrick McCarthy

Now to be had for the 1st time in English, Tales of Okinawa's nice Masters, the past due Shoshin Nagamine's groundbreaking paintings, recounts the legacy and existence histories of Okinawa's maximum martial artists.

In addition to profiles of the mythical tegumi wrestlers, Nagamine-sensei gains a few of the world's nice karate masters, together with the founding father of the center kinds from which glossy karate sprang.

Tales of Okinawa's nice Masters corrects old inaccuracies surrounding Okinawan martial arts and brings alive the best of the nice masters. during this seminal martial arts background and biography, Nagamine-sensei offers the martial legacy of the Okinawan humans and, to counterpoint and emphasize what's of maximum significance in those stories and lifestyles histories, concludes with certain directions for the perform of zazen (sitting meditation).

Already a vintage within the eastern variation, Tales of Okinawa's nice Masters is a must-read for all karate and tegumi fans, practitioners and researchers alike.

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