Masters of Budo: The Interviews (Paperback)
Interviews with leading Instructors, founders and experts of traditional Martial arts of Japan, including Aikido, Karate, Judo, Kendo, Kenjutsu, Shorinji Kempo, Naginata. The interviews, complete and uncut, have not been published until today. This definitive reference book, Masters of Budo, contains 325 pages of unabridged interviews, with behind the scenes stories and packed with photographs.
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Paperback. 6×9 inches. 325 pages
Soft cover paperback edition with color matt laminated cover. Interior high quality paper and black and white photographs. 325 pages.
Interviews with leading Instructors, founders and experts of traditional martial arts of Japan. Film director Jon Braeley spent over twenty years traveling across Japan, recording interviews with legendary figures in the martial arts of Aikido, Karate, Judo, Kendo, Kenjutsu, Shorinji Kempo, Naginata, including Moriteru Ueshiba, Tsuneo Ando (Aikido), Morio Higaonna, Mikio Yahara (Karate), Naoki Murata (Judo), Tsunehiro Arai, Kazuhiro Kawashima (Shorinji Kempo), Alexander Bennett, Hiroshi Ozawa (Kendo) Otake Rizuke (Tenshin Shōden Katori Shintō-ryū) and many more. The editor of Black Belt Magazine said of the author, "Jon Braeley makes the best martial arts documentaries in the World."
The interviews, complete and uncut, have not been published until now. Each legendary figure share their personal history and practice, their philosophy of martial arts and life, that will inspire every reader to reach a deeper understanding of what it means to spend a life dedicated to martial arts. This definitive reference book, Masters of Budo: The Interviews, contains 325 pages with behind the scenes stories by the author, and includes almost 200 black and white photographs.
Paperback soft cover with color Matt laminated cover. Black and white print interiors. High quality paper. 325 pages. Size 6×9 inches
200 black and white Photographs
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