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By Adele Westbrook

ISBN-10: 1462907547

ISBN-13: 9781462907540

Aikido and the Dynamic Sphere: An Illustrated Introduction offers a whole origin within the perform of 1 of the main special and powerful jap martial arts.

Aikido was once created in Japan within the 1920's by means of Morihei Ueshiba, sometimes called Osensei. to own the talents, ideas and perspective of the real practitioner of aikido, one needs to in achieving a really excessive point of integration of the powers of brain and physique, the harmonious blend of actual skill and moral factors. through controlling physique place and studying the way to harmonize very important actual and psychological powers, an individual (regardless of measurement, power or weight) can fend off assaults utilizing this refined martial art.

Written and illustrated by means of husband/wife staff, Oscar Ratti and Adele Westbrook, Aikido and the Dynamic Sphere, with over 1,200 illustrations, comprises many Aikido suggestions in chapters equivalent to:

• what's Aikido?
• the principles of Aikido
• The perform of Aikido
• the fundamental suggestions of Neutralization
• complicated Practice
• And extra!

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