The Basics : Techniques, Principles, ConceptBook - 2011
Aikido is the Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba in the early 20th century as a synthesis of other martial arts and a philosophy of peace, the goal of which was to create an art that could be used by practitioners to defend themselves while also protecting the aggressor from serious injury.
Publisher: Maidenhead, [England] ; Aachen : Meyer & Meyer Sport, c2011.
Branch Call Number: 796. 8154 ROE
Characteristics: 341 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)