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The Seven Samurai of Okinawa Karate
  • Author: Hokama Tetsuhiro
  • Cartoonist: Yamazato Shuta
  • Translator: Miguel Da Luz
  • About this manga: This is the English edition of the 2014 Hokama Tetsuhiro sensei's karate manga. A success in Japan, the English version is 260 pages long. This is the first manga on Okinawa karate in English directly from the cradle of karate!
  • Chapters:
  • Chapter 1: Outline of karatedō history
    Chapter 2: The 7 samurai of Okinawa karate
    Part 1 A man called Tōdī Sakugawa, Sakugawa Kanga
    Part 2 Makabe Chōken, the expert of front flying kick
    Part 3 Bushi Matsumura, the duel with the bull
    Part 4 The Bushi of Tomari, Matsumora Kōsaku
    Part 5 The father of the international diffusion of karate, Funakoshi Gichin
    Part 6 Motobu Udundī, Motobu Sāru, Motobu Chōki
    Part 7 The saints of the fist of Nāfadī, Higaonna Kanryō and Miyagi Chōjun
    Chapter 3: Reminiscence of time with masters
    Chapter 4: The Okinawa Prefecture Karate Museum & Achievements
  • Price: 3,500 yen - Approx. 28 US$ (shipping included)
  • Number of pages: 260 pages, English edition.
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