Budo Books

We are introducing you to an exquisite and carefully selected Budo literature and martial arts books that we have read ourselves, that have touched us and that lead us inward. The heart of the Bokken shop is the publication and distribution of books by friends, people who accompany us and books that support and enrich our own inner transformation and inner path.

You have a book proposal, have written a book yourself or you have questions about the books - we look forward to hearing from you. We are happy to support you on your Budo path.

Dave Lowry: Brush and Sword - From the Spirit of Martial Arts
I highly recommend this wonderful book by Dave Lowry. It should not be missing in any Budo literature collection.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Editor: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Translation: Hendrik Felber
Format: Din A 5
Volume: 176 pages
Refined paperback / leather-grained foil lamination / thread-stitched
ISBN: 978-3-937745-14-5
14,90 EUR
incl. 7% tax excl. Shipping costs
Dr. Hatsumi Massaki: Sanmyaku – Bujinkan-Magazin
If you are looking for the essence of the true martial art openly and freely, you should read this book several times and not be astonished that each time you leaf through it, another insight opens up.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Editor: Tengu Publishing
Language: German
Format: 30 x 21 cm (A4, hardcover)
Extent: 120 pages
Numerous illustrations and photos, text in German
ISBN: 978-3-924862-34-3
19,90 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
John Allyn: 47 Ronins
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We are very grateful to schlatt-books for being able to present this only German language translation of the original story of the 47 Ronin to you in our Bokken shop.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Publisher: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Translated by Andreas F. Albrecht
Format: 13 x 19 cm
Extent: 288 pages
Refined paperback, leather-grain foil lamination
ISBN: 978-3-937745-12-1
18,90 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
Terry Dobson: Aikido - Dance of Life
Terry Dobson's "Aikidô - Dance of Life" is not a technical textbook, but a book that helps to deepen the understanding of what martial arts actually is. It's about what actually happens when we tie our belts.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Publisher: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Translation: Sonja McGough
Format: 215 x 215 mm
Extent: 216 pages, approx. 70 photos
refined hardcover version
ISBN: 978-3937745-18-3
24,90 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
Albrecht Pfluger: 27 Shotokan Katas for exams and competitions
Kata is the "high school" of karate! Translated, kata means "form"; in concrete terms, this means precisely defined forms of demonstration of certain exercises. All 27 Shotokan kata are shown in detail.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Publisher: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Format: 210 x 297 mm
Extent: 96 pages
paperback
ISBN: 978-3-937745-33-6
19,90 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
Fiore Tartaglia: The essence of karate
With the structure of karate in the dôjô, karate in everyday life and the spiritual teaching, a guide is revealed to the reader that allows him to better understand and internalize the essence of karate. It is a handbook for karateka who are not yet where they would like to be.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Publisher: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Translation: Hendrik Felber
Format: 17 x 24 cm
Extent: 304 pages
Binding: Refined paperback
ISBN: 978-3-94558-399-9
29,95 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
Hidetaka Nishiyama & Richard C. Brown: Karate - The Art of the Empty Hand
"The Art of the Empty Hand" is a systematic presentation of Japanese karate as taught by the Japan Karate Association (JKA) in the mid-twentieth century. It allows the reader a step-by-step analysis of the basic movements and techniques of karate with the help of the extensive text and over 1000 photographs.

Please note: The book is only available in German.

Characteristics:
Publisher: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Translation: Schlatt
Format: 180x257
Extent: 256 pages
Over 1000 photographs
Full linen with ribbon bookmark
ISBN: 978-3-937745-06-0
39,90 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
Schlatt: Encyclopedia of Shotokan Karate
The focus of this work is on the expressions used in the Shôtôkan style. The complete and clear presentation of all karate techniques, all competition expressions and karate philosophies in a hitherto unique form with Japanese characters (kanji), pronunciation and translation.

Characteristics:
Publisher: Schlatt Books
Language: German
Author: Schlatt
Format: 178 x 225 mm
Extent: 296 pages, over 400 illustrations,
Refined paperback, leather-grain foil lamination
ISBN: 78-3-937745-31-2


 
29,50 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
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