From the Set Kids' Guides

In its early days, karate was a way for Japanese peasants to defend themselves. Now, it's used in popular movies and remains an exciting martial art. Explore the history of karate, and read about some of the strikes, kicks, and blocks a karataka uses. Discover the mental harmony and physical discipline required for the 'way of the empty hand.'

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  • The Peasant's Art
  • A Monk Gives Birth to a Fighting Art
  • Karate Training Methods
  • The Karate Arsenal
  • The Way of the Empty Hand
  • Mastering Yourself...And Other Weapons
  • Glossary
  • Timeline
  • Find Out more
  • Index
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Dewey 796.815
ATOS Reading Level 6.7
Guided Reading Level Y
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781614735045
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Thomas Buckley