Legends of the Martial Arts Masters

Product Number: EB00643512
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781462903535
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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Whether you're an inspiring black belt or just a fan of martial arts action, you'll enjoy this collection of twenty exciting stories about the great heroes of the martial arts. The stories include dramatic victories, wily strategies, and triumphs over long odds-from the great Tsukahara Bokuden's cunning defeat of a troublemaking samurai to Wing Chun's brave self-defense against a brutish warlord. Children can read about Robert Trias, known as the "father of American karate" and Miyamoto Musashi, known as the "greatest sword fighter in history" and the author of the bestselling Book of Five Rings. Filled with action and amazing feats of martial arts wizardry, Legends of the Martial Arts Masters will inspire readers with stories of courage, combat, and self-discovery. Stories include: - The General Fights a Bull - The Great Wave - The Hard Way to Find a Teacher - The Three Sons - The Style of No Sword - A Bully Changes His Ways - The Ballad of Mu-lan - Twelve Warriors of Burma - Wing Chun - The Eighteen Hands - And many more

Author(s): Susan Lynn Peterson
Original Publish Date: Sep 15, 2003

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