After the success of James's first book, Kempo Karate, novice to intermediate, the martial art world has waited in eagerness for his next book. The wait is now over, in this second edition, Kempo karate, intermediate to advanced, the author has once again shown that he is a true master of the art of kempo karate by explaining in explicit detail the intricacies of techniques that have eluded many martial artist's. What is even more amazing is that James has taken the ideology and concepts on the fascinating martial art and added his own martial experience to it to create a style that is unique to him. The system is a self defence martial art and deals with realistic attacks that are happening every day, on every street around the world! Each technique throughout this book flows in a natural martial manner. Add to this the easy to follow photographic illustrations and vividly written explanations and what the reader will get is a visual and mental self-assurance that will inspire them to try these techniques out in there own martial arts club. What is even more beneficial to the reader is that once you have tried, practised and mastered these techniques, you will have the ability to defend yourself against some extreme attacks. Now that is life saving and has to be priceless! Even if you yourself are an experienced martial artist, from a completely different martial background, this book will also benefit you. Some of the author's techniques are practical but absolutely unique, why not utilize and adapt them in with your own art or style; you have nothing to lose and some fantastic self defence concepts to gain.
Number Of Pages: 440
Published: 28th February 2008
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 27.94 x 20.96 x 2.26
Weight (kg): 0.98