The legendary martial artist and film star Bruce Lee had many students, but few teachers. Grandmaster Jhoon Rhee, who brought Tae Kwon Do from Korea to the United States in 1956 and has taught over 250 members of the U.S. Congress, is one of those teachers. Bruce Lee and I is Rhee's intimate, non-fiction, biographical account of the 10-year friendship between these two martial arts legends. The book includes 19 private letters from Bruce Lee to Jhoon Rhee, and Bruce Lee photos from the private Jhoon Rhee Collection, and behind-the-scenes stories about the making of The Green Hornet, The Big Boss, Enter the Dragon, Fist of Fury, and other Bruce Lee television shows and films. In this beautifully-designed, mainstream book with mass market appeal, Rhee explains how he taught his friend's secret punching technique to Muhammad Ali, who then credited "Mr. Jhoon Rhee's Accupunch" with his knock out of British champ Richard Dunn. "Jhoon Rhee and Bruce had a teacher-teacher relationship, one built on mutual respect." writes Linda Lee Cadwell, wife of the late Bruce Lee, in her foreword. The book has 15 chapters, 22 photos, 19 reproductions of private letters that include Bruce Lee's poetry, an index, and footnotes.

Bruce Lee and I Book Autograph by Grand Master Jhoon Rhee Tae Kwon Do RARE !!

SKU: PM000000001
$198.00Price
  • "Bruce Lee and  I" by Grand Master Jhoon Rhee 
    Father of the American  Tae Kwon Do 
    Rare Out Of Print Book 1st Print  

    Autograph by the last grand master : Jhoon Rhee 

    Forward by : Linda Lee Cadwell 

    covers private letters of Bruce Lee , total 222 pages

     

©1990-2020 Heroes Club / Art Of Toys. All Rights Reserved.
All artwork and text on this website remains the intellectual property of Heroes Club / Art Of Toys and may not be reproduced in any manner without the expressed permission of Heroes Club / Art Of Toys.
This website is intended as an artistic expression of Heroes Club / Art Of Toys through both text and caricature, and does not intend or imply any violation of trademark, copyright or licensing of the characters or actors named.