Uyeshiba, Kisshomaru (under the direction of Morihei Uyeshiba) Aikido
Tokyo Japan Hozansha Publishing Co. 1963 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
B&W Photographs; Translated by Kazuaki Tanahashi and Roy Maurer Jr, this book was written by Kisshomaru Uyeshiba (who was the only son of Morihei Uyeshiba) at his request. This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has several small edge nicks and rubbed spots, mostly to the spine ends and corners. "This book describes the art that changed Japan's thinking about self-defense. Aikido enables you to lead the opponent's Ki (spirit-power) and throw him with little effort, sometimes almost without touching him. Aikido is practiced by young and old, men and women."