The Secrets of Jujitsu

£4.99£14.99


9781528712071 - The Secrets of Jujitsu - Allan Corstorphin Smith
9781528712071 - The Secrets of Jujitsu - Allan Corstorphin Smith
Back Cover

The Secrets of Jujitsu

A Complete Course in Self Defense

This book contains a complete seven-volume course on leaning jujitsu. Jujutsu, also referred to as Jujitsu or Jiu-Jitsu, is a Japanese style of martial art and close combat that concentrates on defeating an armed opponent both with or without a short weapon. “Ju” means soft or flexible, while “Jutsu” means “art” or “technique” and refers to the use of your opponent’s force against themselves. This volume contains useful illustrations and simple, clear instructions for the positions and manoeuvres treated, as well we chapters and explanations on general principles and keeping your body in shape.

Clear

Description

First published in 1920, this vintage book contains a complete seven-volume course on leaning jujitsu. Jujutsu, also referred to as Jujitsu or Jiu-Jitsu, is a Japanese style of martial art and close combat that concentrates on defeating an armed opponent both with or without a short weapon. “Ju” means soft or flexible, while “Jutsu” means “art” or “technique” and refers to the use of your opponent’s force against themselves. This volume contains useful illustrations and simple, clear instructions for the positions and manoeuvres treated, as well we chapters and explanations on general principles and keeping your body in shape. “The Secrets of Jujitsu” will appeal to those looking to begin their jujutsu path, and it is not to be missed by collectors of vintage literature of this ilk. Contents include: “Upward Wrist Escape”, “What the Stahara is”, “The Weakest Man’s Stahara is Stronger than the Strongest Man’s Arm”, “The Secret of Jujitsu is the Stahara”, “How the Word Stahara Originated”, “The Wrist Twist”, “Ordinary Grip”, “Strong Grip”, “Twisting Right Wrist”, etc. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. It is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with the original text and artwork.

Book Details

Author

Allan Corstorphin Smith

Imprint

Macha Press

ISBN

9781528712071, 9781528786997

Formats Available

,

Pages

352

Publication Date

01 May 2019

Dimensions 5.5 × 8.5 in

Reviews

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “The Secrets of Jujitsu”