Secrets of Uechi Ryu Karate by Alan DollarSecrets Of Uechi Ryu Karate and Mysteries of Okinawa. Alan Dollar is undoubtedly the most knowledgable person outside of Okinawa when it comes to Uechi Ryu and it is he who has put together this master text of 522 pages on everything you ever wanted to know about Uechi Ryu and more. Filled with literally hundreds of rare photos and as well all the katas of Uechi Ryu Dollar should be congratulated on writing this masterpiece that will stand the test of time.
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Alan D. This second edition is the most complete and factual work ever presented, in English, about the history and techniques of Uechi Ryu Karate as well as the culture and karate of Okinawa. This wealth of historical information was painstakingly gathered by the author from personal experience and Okinawan sources for well over forty years. Intimate sources include accounts from five people who spent daily time with Kanbun Uechi during the last ten to twenty years of his life. It contains translations from more than pages of the Uechi Ryu Karate Do Kihon Master Text and presents photographs and illustrations. Alan Dollar's experience as a former Marine Corps Sergeant, Master Karate Instructor and Kyoshi eighth degree black belt, make him the best person to write this superlative narrative.
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Rymaruk, a master teacher and lifetime Uechi-ryu practitioner, provides a clearly written and informative overview of Uechi-ryu's history, distinctive stylistic qualities, and foundational techniques. Additional supplementary materials include self-defense applications against both firearms and edged-weapons attacks. Historical and archival photos of Okinawan teachers, geography, and local culture punctuate the work. Convert currency. Add to Basket. Book Description Tuttle Pub, Condition: New.