Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “A Dictionary of the Martial Arts” as Want to Read:
A Dictionary of the Martial Arts
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

A Dictionary of the Martial Arts

by
3.78  ·  Rating Details ·  18 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
From popular forms such as ju-jutsu, karate, and kung-fu to the less familiar practices of kyudo, kendo, and yabusame, this reference contains the rules of contest for all the major martial arts. Comprehensive, well-illustrated, and cross-referenced, its alphabetically arranged entries cover both technical and historical aspects. 301 illustrations.
Paperback, 284 pages
Published October 15th 1991 by Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc. (first published 1991)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about A Dictionary of the Martial Arts, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about A Dictionary of the Martial Arts

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-47)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Jeff Gass
Jeff Gass rated it liked it
Aug 14, 2010
Peter
Peter rated it liked it
Aug 20, 2010
Jim
Jim rated it really liked it
Apr 20, 2014
Susan Peterson
Susan Peterson rated it really liked it
Aug 21, 2010
Jim Judy
Jim Judy rated it really liked it
Aug 08, 2013
Steve_long
Steve_long rated it liked it
Dec 15, 2013
Aaqelah T. Hampton
Aaqelah T. Hampton rated it it was amazing
Jun 07, 2016
Kvitorm
Kvitorm rated it liked it
Aug 07, 2013
John Magna
John Magna rated it it was amazing
Mar 23, 2016
Philippe Munn
Philippe Munn rated it liked it
Mar 28, 2016
Jr
Jr rated it it was amazing
Jul 13, 2013
Clyde
Clyde rated it liked it
Jul 07, 2011
Mads
Mads rated it liked it
Jan 11, 2014
Annisa Nur
Annisa Nur rated it it was amazing
Dec 03, 2013
Thomas Mack
Thomas Mack rated it it was amazing
Dec 08, 2015
Michael Wise
Michael Wise rated it it was amazing
Oct 20, 2013
Sean
Sean rated it liked it
Oct 14, 2009
Stuart
Stuart rated it it was ok
Aug 28, 2011
Dave
Dave added it
Apr 16, 2009
Rocky
Rocky added it
Apr 06, 2010
Rocky
Rocky added it
Apr 06, 2010
Bert Edens
Bert Edens marked it as to-read
Dec 16, 2010
Chris
Chris added it
Jan 29, 2011
Gerry
Gerry marked it as to-read
Feb 15, 2011
Owen Jones
Owen Jones marked it as to-read
Mar 20, 2011
Darin
Darin added it
Jul 23, 2011
Antonio
Antonio marked it as to-read
Sep 18, 2011
Ronald
Ronald added it
Sep 30, 2011
WiLL
WiLL added it
Apr 05, 2012
J
J added it
Apr 23, 2012
Reirangga y
Reirangga y marked it as to-read
Sep 08, 2012
Brandon Rahim
Brandon Rahim marked it as to-read
Nov 02, 2012
Robert
Robert added it
May 23, 2013
Kathryn Bowman
Kathryn Bowman marked it as to-read
Oct 05, 2013
Tony Vibes
Tony Vibes marked it as to-read
Oct 20, 2014
Sorobai
Sorobai marked it as to-read
Jun 14, 2015
Bo Hammond
Bo Hammond marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2015
Jerry
Jerry marked it as to-read
Jan 21, 2016
Mike Katz
Mike Katz marked it as to-read
Mar 09, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Louis Frédéric, also known as Louis Frédéric Nussbaum or Louis-Frédéric (1923–1996), was a French scholar, art historian, writer, translator and editor. He was a specialist in the cultures of Asia, especially India and Japan.

Louis Frédéric was born in Paris in 1923. He studied at the Sorbonne and the École Pratique des Hautes Études. He wrote many books on India, Japan and Southeast Asia. He was t
...more
More about Louis Frédéric...

Share This Book