The Way of Judo: An Interview with John Stevens on Jigoro Kano
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The Way of Judo: An Interview with John Stevens on Jigoro Kano

Shambhala: Why did you want to write about Jigoro Kano? JS: Since I have written books on three of the other most important martial artist masters of the 20th century—Tesshu Yamaoka (kendo), Awa Kenzo (kyudo), and Morihei Ueshiba (aikido)—I felt it imperative to write a book on Jigoro Kano, the founder of Kodokan judo, to … Continue reading