Structure of Aikido by Gaku Homma
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Structure of Aikido
By Gaku Homma

The Structure of Aikido

Kenjutsu and Taijutsu Movement Relationships v.1

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Structure of Aikido by Gaku Homma

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In this remarkable interpretation of the foundation of Aikido technique, Gaku Homma focuses on the relationship between Japanese swordsmanship and open-hand movement, uniting historical tradition with the contemporary development of the art of Aikido. Although the study of Kenjutsu and Aikido have long been associated, this is the first book in which actual Aikido techniques are related to sequences used with the sword. Sixteen hundred frame-by-frame photos mirror the movement shared by both arts.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781883319557
ISBN-10: 1883319552
Format: Paperback
(279mm x 222mm x 13mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: North Atlantic Books,U.S.
Publisher: North Atlantic Books,U.S.
Publish Date: 16-May-1997
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Gaku Homma

Gaku Homma founded Nippon Kan Cultural Center, whose new 10,000 sq.ft. facility in Denver houses the largest traditional Aikido dojo in the Rocky Mountain region. He is the author of Aikido For Life, The Folk Art of Japanese Country Cooking, Children and the Martial Arts: An Aikido Point of View, and Aikido Sketch Diary: Dojo 365 Days. He trained under Morihei Ueshiba, the founder of Aikido, as well as other high-ranking instructors.

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