Hawaii Karate Museum Book Collection
1980s

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The Heart of Karate-Do
previously published as The Way of Karate

by Shigeru Egami
1980
Kodansha International Ltd.
127 pages.

052c

Watashi no Karate Jutsu (reprint)
My Karate Art

by Choki Motobu
Originally published in 1932 (Showa 7)
Private reprint published in 1980's
97+ pages
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Chosei Motobu

033c 033t 033z

Karate-do Shin-Kyotei
New Karate-Do Text

by Masatoshi Nakayama
1980 (estimated)
200 pages
Japanese language

donated by Reid Kagemoto

010c 010t

Waga Karate Shinko
My Karate Way

by Masutatsu Oyama
1980s (estimated)
Japanese language

i016c 016z

Karate Kata
Of The Okinawan Shorin School

by Donald S. Bitanga
1980
188 pages

092c

Police Karate

by Scott R. Bartels and Royal J. West
1981
188 pages

donated by Halford E. Jones

047c

Karate-Do Shidosho

by Kunio Ikeda
Federation of All Japan Karatedo Organization
first printed July 30, 1981
January 30, 1989 edition
174 pages
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Allen Tanzadeh

080c 080z

Shotokan Karate International Kata (Vol. 1)

by Hirokazu Kanazawa
Showa 56 (October 8, 1981)
280 pages
Multiple languages

112c

Kanazawa's Karate

by Hirokazu Kanazawa and Nick Adamou
Dragon Books
1981
167 pages

113c

Ryuku Kobudo Nunchaku and Sai

by Kaku Suzuki
1981
238 pages.
Japanese language

195b
box cover
195c
cover

Karate-Do Nyumon
Introduction to Karate-Do

by ___________ Tanaka
Showa 56 (January 1, 1981)
166 pages
Japanese language

088c 088t 088z

Ryukyu Oka Bu No Odori
55 Year Anniversary Okinawa Times Hall Martial Arts Dances

by Seikichi Uehara
March 29, 1981
55 pages
Japanese language

092c 092t

The Encyclopedia of Isshin Ryu Karate: Book 1

by Angi Uezu with Joseph Jennings
1982
Panther Productions
128 pages.

162c

Tonfa: Karate Weapon of Self-Defense

by Fumio Demura
1982
seventh printing 1984
Ohara Publications, Incorporated
143 pages.

130c

Karate-Do Shotokan

by Kunio Ikeda
first edition November 10, 1982
February 20, 1984 edition
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Bruno Ballardini

083c 083z

Tekko
Ancient Martial Arts of the Ryukyu Islands Series VI: The Basic Formal Exercises of Tekko

by Motokatsu Inoue
first edition, March 1982
59 pages
Japanese and English

097c 097z

Shotokan Karate International Kata (Vol. 2)

by Hirokazu Kanazawa
Showa 57 (May 10, 1982)
304 pages
Multiple languages

058c

Basic Karate Katas

by Hirokasu Kanazawa
sixth edition 1982
84 pages

1988 edition donated by Troy Taira

111c

Nunchaku

by Hirokazu Kanazawa
first published September 1982
fifth impression September 1983
149 pages

donated by Troy Taira

101c

18 Kata Superierurs
Karate-Do
Shotokan Ryu

by Taiji Kase
1982
263 pages
French language

donated by Ian Ferguson

026c

The Classical Man

by Richard Kim
1982
Masters Publication
194 pages

076c

Karate Jissen Kumite

by Hiroshi Shoji
1982
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Bruno Ballardini

084c 084z

Traditional Goju-Ryu Karate

by Don Warrener
first printing, 1982
second printing, 1985
Masters Publication
223 pages.

145c

Karate-Do ______________
Karate-Do ______________

by _____________
March 4, 1982
104 pages
Chinese language

107c 107z

Uchinanchu: A History of Okinawans in Hawaii

Ethnic Studies Oral History Project
United Okinawan Association of Hawaii
1983
Ethnic Studies Program, University of Hawaii
632 pages

donated by Mrs. Thomas Shigeru Miyashiro

Contains several references to Karate in Hawaii as well as photographs of Kentsu Yabu, Oki Shikina, and Tomu Arakawa.

033c

Shorinji Kempo: Sports Series Seibido

originally published January 20, 1983
March 20, 1995 edition
222 pages
Japanese language

103c 103z

The Overlook Martial Arts Dictionary

by Emil Farkas and John Corcoran
1983
The Overlook Press
305 pages.

165c

Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate-Do II

by Morio Higaonna
October 20, 1983
189 pages
Japanese language

042c 042t 042z

Karate-Do Kata
5-Heian, 2-Tekki

by Taiji Kase
1983
104 pages
French language

donated by Ian Ferguson

027c

Okinawa Dento Kobudo: Sono Rekishi to Tamashii
Okinawa Traditional Kobudo: Its History and Soul

by Masahiro Nakamoto
October 6, 1983
207 pages
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Morio Higaonna

032c 032t 032z

All Okinawa Karate Championship Series (Journal)

Okinawa Kokusai University Gym
December 11, 1983
86 pages

donated by Sensei Pat Nakata

020c

Karate Sekai O Keru
Fly to the Karate World

by Hachiki Aketatsu
Showa 59 (1984)
53 pages
Japanese language

105c 105z

Kama: Karate Weapon of Self-Defense

by Fumio Demura
1984
Ohara Publications, Incorporated
159 pages.

076c

Tinbei
Ancient Martial Arts of the Ryukyu Islands Series VII: The Basic Formal Exercises of Tinbei

by Motokatsu Inoue
first edition, November 24, 1984
43 pages
Japanese and English

i109c i109z

Winning Karate

by Russell Koizumi
1984
Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
128 pages.

184c

The First China and Okinawa Exchange of Martial Arts Convention

by Motokatsu Inoue
October 27,1984
about 120 pages
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Masahiro Nakamoto (see: Okinawa Traditional Kobudo Preservation Society Bunbukan) and Sensei Pat Nakata

i109c

Mitose's In Search of Kenpo: Traditional Japanese Stories of the Martial Arts

Edited by Arnold M. Golub
1984
Kosho-Shorei Publishing Company
60 pages

012c

Yamazaki Terutomo no Jisen Karate
Yamazaki Terutomoís Combat Karate

by Yamazaki Terumoto
1984
254 pages

064c

Karate-Do Kyohan
Gensei-Ryu Karate-Do

by Kunisuke Tosa
Showa 59 (July 1984)
Japanese language

donated by Sensei Bruno Ballardini

082c 082z

Deadly Karate Blows: The Medical Implications

by Brian Adams
1985
Unique Publications
121 pages

126c

Nunchaku DoŻBo Do Taizen
Encyclopedia of Nunchaku Do and Bo Do

by Busen Arakawa
Showa 60 (June 25, 1985)
293 pages
Japanese language

donated by Mrs. Tomu Arakawa

062c 062t 062z

The "Young Lions" of Mas Oyama's Kyokushi Karate Headquarters

by Necef Artan
1985
published by Bobby Lowe
49 pages

donated by Sensei Bobby Lowe

114c

Tamashiwara: The Art of Breaking Bricks and Boards with Your Hands and Feet

by Renardo Barden
1985
Contemoprary Books, Inc.
177 pages.

154c

Shorin-Ryu: Okinawan Karate Question and Answer Book

by William Cummins and Robert Scaglione
first edition 1985
second edition 1991
Person-To-Person Publishing, Inc.
90 pages.

156c

Traditional Karate-Do
Okinawa Goju Ryu Volume 1.
The Fundamental Techniques

by Morio Higaonna
1985
eighth printing 1997
Sugawara Martial Arts Institute, Inc.
169 pages

donated by Sensei Michael P. Cogen

231c

Tenno No Kancho: Okinawa Shusshin Teitoku Kanna Kenwa No Shogai
The Captain of the Emperor's Warship: The Life of Kanna Kenwa From Okinawa

by Ryunosuke Megumi
1985
279 pages
Japanese language

Kanna Kenwa visited Hawaii in 1927 (at the same time as Kentsu Yabu) and again in 1930.

donated by Sensei Morio Higaonna

083c 083t 083z

An Introduction to the Historic, Cultural, and Social Phenomenon of Okinawan Karate

by Jon D. Mills
(appears to be a Master's Thesis)
1985
48 pages

In addition to the stated topics, this booklet has a lot of information about Kanbun Uechi

043c

Bujutsu Nyumon
How To Learn Bujutsu

by Katsumi Murakami
1985
253 pages
Japanese language

donated by Mrs. Tomu Arakawa

208d
dust jacket
208c
cover
208z
publishing date page

Karate Training: The Samurai Legacy and Modern Practice

by Robin L. Rielly
1985
Charles E. Tuttle Company
238 pages.

159c

Chukoku Okinawa Karate Kobudo Genryu

by Masahiro Nakamoto

March 30, 1985
210 pages in total
Japanese language

004c 004t 004z

Baton (Night Stick): Police Self Defense Techniques

by Nick Cerio and Stanley Mitchell
1986 (estimated)
46 pages

donated by Halford E. Jones

046c

Taidan: Kindai Karate-Do No Rekishi Wo Kataru
Conversations: Talking About the History of Modern Karate-Do

by Gima Shinken and Ryozo Fuziwara
October 20, 1986
422 pages
Japanese language

donated by Mark Tankosich

039c 039t 039z

The 100 Year History of Shorin-Ryu Karate

by Frank Hargrove
1986
Fadora Publishing Co.
220 pages

078c

Traditional Karate-Do
Okinawa Goju Ryu Volume 2.
Performances of the Kata

by Morio Higaonna
first editon, September 1986
fourth printing, December 1992
Sugawara Martial Arts Institute, Inc.
148 pages

donated by Prof. Kimo Ferreira

045c

Okinawa Gohakukai Karatedo: A Walk Through the Last 20 Years.

by Tokashiki Iken
July 20, 1986
329 pages
Japanese language

212b
box cover
212c
cover
212z
publishing date page

Karate-Do Miyagi Chojun

September 7, 1986
93 pages

donated by Sensei Pat Nakata

i030

Surujin
Ancient Martial Arts of the Ryukyu Islands Series VIII: The Basic Formal Exercises of Surujin

by Motokatsu Inoue
first edition, October 20, 1986
50 pages
Japanese and English

donated by Sensei Erik Johnstone

107c 057z

Weapons Kumite
Fighting with Tradtiional Weapons

by Takayuki Kubota
Unique Publications Inc.
1986
224 pages

i077c

Okinawa no Karate Sumo Meijin-Den
Okinawan Karate and Sumo Masters

by Shoshin Nagamine
first edition, June 1986
212+ pages
Japanese language

second edition donated by Sensei Shoshin Nagamine

055b1
1st edition box cover
055t1 055z1
055b
2nd edition box cover
055t 055z

English translation of Okinawa no Karate Sumo Meijin-Den (Shoshin Nagamine, 1986)
entitled Tales of Okinawa's Great Masters

translated by Patrick McCarthy
2000
Tuttle Publishing
169 pages
donated by Tuttle Publishing

057

Karate-Do: History and Philosophy

by Takao Nakaya
1986
JSS Publishing Company
149 pages

079c 099c
see 2007 edition

Okinawa Denbu Bubishi

by Tadahiko Ohtsuka
first edition 1986
second edition 1991
230 pages

200c

Kusarigama: The Flashing Art of the Sickle Weapon

by Tadashi Yamashita
1986
Ohara Publications, Incorporated
143 pages.

120c

Karate Kobudo Renshi Taikai

March 29, 1987
129 pages

donated by Sensei Pat Nakata

i031

Knife and Pistol Fighting

by Yoshiaki Hatsumi
1987
Yougen Corporation, Tsuchiya Bookstore
212 pages
English and Japanese

donated by Mrs. Tomu Arakawa

099c

Bo, Sai, Tonfa and Nunchaku: Ancient Martial Arts of the Ryukyu Islands

by Motokatsu Inoue
1987
Seitohsha Co., Ltd.
215 pages
Japanese and English

119c

Kama, Tekko, Tinbe and Surujin: Ancient Martial Arts of the Ryukyu Islands

by Motokatsu Inoue
1987
Seitohsha Co., Ltd.
211 pages
Japanese and English

055c

Karate Meijin Retsuden
Biographies of Famous Karate Masters

by Shigeru Kubota
1987
____ pages
Japanese language

donated by Mrs. Tomu Arakawa

025c 025t 025z

Okinawan Weapons

by Harold Long and Phil Little
November 1987
National Paperback Books, Inc.
109 pages

159c

Classical Kata of Okinawan Karate

by Patrick McCarthy
1987
Ohara Publications, Incorporated
255 pages

069

Karate no Rekishi
History of Karate

by Tokumasa Miyagi
1987
283 pages
Japanese language

1990 edition donated by Sensei Katsuhiko Shinzato

187c1

1987 edition
187c2t

1990 edition

Karate-Do Kokoro To Waza
Karate-Do Spirit and Technique

by Masayoshi Nakayama
June 1, 1985 (Showa 60), first edition
June 1, 1987 (Showa 62), second edition
390 pages
Japanese language

donated by Ian Ferguson

This was a special and extremely rare printing of Karate-Do Kokoro To Waza.

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cover
i062t.jpg
title page
i062z.jpg
publishing date page
i062bc.jpg
back cover

A Dictionary of the Martial Arts

by Louis Frederic
first edition 1988 (French)
Editions du Felin, Paris
American edition, English translation 1991
Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc.
276 pages

167c

English translation of Karate-Do Nyumon (Gichin Funakoshi, 1943)

Translation by John Teramoto
1988
Kodansha International
119 pages

122c

Shotokan Karate: Traditional Karate for a Richer Life

by Shojiro Koyama
translated by Joe McKeown
1988
112 pages

donated by Ian Ferguson

055c

Unmasking the Martial Artist

by Dr. Clive Layton
1988
125 pages

donated by Dr. Clive Layton

019c

Budo Jiten

by F. J. Lovret
1988
Taseki Publishing Co.
96 pages

097c

History of Okinawans in North America

compiled by The Okinawa Club of America
Resource Development and Publications
1988
608 pages

Contains information about Kentsu Yabu and his son, Kenden Yabu (Yabe).

046c

Zukai Kochi Karate-Do
Illustration Coach of Karate-Do

Seibido Sports Series
March 20, 1988
254 pages
Japanese language

111c 111z

Of Andagi and Sanshin: Okinawan Culture in Hawaii

various authors
1988
Hui O Laulima
112 pages

contains the articles:

Karate Ni Sente Nashi (Karate is for Self Defense, Not Offense), by Tomu Arakawa
Sumo, Okinawan Style, by Kenji Yamashiro

178c

World Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do Federation
Progress Across The United States

by James and Brenda Driggs
1988
W.S.K.F.
108 pages

Signed by Shoshin and Takayoshi Nagamine

087c

Kyudou: Shorinji-Ryu Karate-Do Sou Honka

by Joen Nakazato
1988
207 pages

190c

Okinawan Karate: Teachers, Styles and Secret Techniques

by Mark Bishop
first edition 1989
reprinted 1991
A & C Black
192 pages

091c

Traditional Karate-Do
Okinawa Goju Ryu Volume 3.
Applications of the Kata

by Morio Higaonna
first editon, April 1989
second printing, November 1989
Minato Research and Publishing Co., Ltd.
133 pages

donated by Prof. Kimo Ferreira

038c

Ryukyu Kempo: History and Basics

by James D. Logue
1989
revised edition 1991
88 pages

044c

Okinawan Kobudogu Tanren Dogu
Okinawan Kobudo Gear Training Gear

by Tetsuhiro Sotoma and Masakazu Kinjo
March 2, 1989
304 pages
Japanese language

donated by Anonymous

024c 024t 024z

Goju-Ryu Karate-Do
Volume I: Fundamentals for Traditional Practitioners

by Motoo Yamakura
Goju-Ryu Karate-Do Kyokai
1989
G. K. K. Publications
161 pages

144c

Zenkoku Karate-Do Renshu Taikai
_____________ Karate Tournament

Heisei 1 (August 6, 1989)
116 pages
Japanese language

094c

Okinawa Karate-Do no Ayumi
History of Okinawan Karate-Do

by Tetsuhiro Hokama
Showa ___ (19___)
____ pages
Japanese language

027b
box cover
027c
book cover
027z
publishing date page


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