By Richard Bowen
Anyone who knew Richard Bowen knew that judo was once his existence. His wisdom of judo, in either the ancient and the technical senses, was once remarkable during this state, and i am definite that he used to be one of many most sensible professionals globally.
These volumes are the fruits of a long time of meticulous examine, and the distillation of a mountain of fabric accrued from many sources.
Informative, yet faraway from boring, those books might be of curiosity to an individual that has a deeper curiosity in Judo and needs to grasp extra in regards to the improvement of the game during this country.
Mr Bowen died on Monday twenty fourth January 2005, and his passing used to be an outstanding loss to the judo world.
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100 Years of Judo in Great Britain: No. 2: Reclaiming of Its True Spirit by Richard Bowen