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The Unfettered Mind: Writings from a Zen Master to a Master Swordsman
The Unfettered Mind: Writings from a Zen Master to a Master Swordsman
by Takuan Soho
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The Art of War
The Art of War
by Sun Tzu and Thomas Cleary
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Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today, as eagerly studied in Asia by modern politicians and executives as it... (read more)

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The Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts: And Other Tales
The Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts: And Other Tales
by Issai Chozanshi
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This collection of parables written by an eighteenth-century samurai is a classic of martial arts literature. The tales are concerned with themes such as perception of conflict, self-transformation, the cultivation of chi (life energy), and understanding... (read more)

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Bruce Lee's Fighting Method #02: Basic Training
Bruce Lee's Fighting Method #02: Basic Training
by Bruce Lee
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Reveals how the iconic warrior attained his legendary speed, power, and footwork. Included are practical, effective stretches for increasing flexibility, abdominal exercises that can be performed anywhere, and hard-hitting advice on running, biking... (read more)

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Advanced Krav Maga: The Next Level of Fitness and Self-Defense
Advanced Krav Maga: The Next Level of Fitness and Self-Defense
by David Kahn
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GET IN THE BEST SHAPE OF YOUR LIFE AND MASTER REAL FIGHTING TECHNIQUES WITH ADVANCED KRAV MAGA Based on the principles of enhancing natural instincts and using appropriate force for self-protection, anyone can master the moves of krav maga - the... (read more)

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The Art of Peace: Teachings of the Founder of Aikido
The Art of Peace: Teachings of the Founder of Aikido
by Morihei Ueshiba
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These inspirational teachings show that the real way of the warrior is based on compassion, wisdom, fearlessness, and love of nature. Drawn from the talks and writings of Morihei Ueshiba, founder of the popular Japanese martial art known as Aikido, The... (read more)

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When the Fight Goes to the Ground: Jiu-Jitsu Strategies and Tactics for Self-Defense
When the Fight Goes to the Ground: Jiu-Jitsu Strategies and Tactics for Self-Defense
by Lori Oconnell
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andlt;iandgt;When the Fight Goes to the Groundandlt;/iandgt; is a book/DVD combo that offers a complete guide to ground fighting techniques and principles. It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presents effective... (read more)

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Bar-Jutsu: The American Art of Bar Fighting
Bar-Jutsu: The American Art of Bar Fighting
by James Porco
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andlt;bandgt;"It's as if Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn wrote a treatise on bouncing as the sequel to "Wedding Crashers."and#8212; andlt;iandgt;Pittsburgh Post Gazetteandlt;/iandgt;andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;A pounding headache, mouth dry as... (read more)

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Mind Control
Mind Control
by Haha Lung
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Dr. Haha Lung, martial arts expert and author of Mind Manipulation, returns with an even more comprehensive guide to the art and skill of psychological warfare. Dr. Lung demonstrates step-by-step how to break through an enemy's defenses to use their... (read more)

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Jujitsu
Jujitsu
by George A Kirby
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This fully illustrated book includes an explanation of ki (internal energy) and use of momentum, joint locks, throws, pressure points and nerve attacks. George Kirby is chairman of the American Jujitsu Association.... (read more)

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The Grandmaster's Book of Ninja Training
The Grandmaster's Book of Ninja Training
by Masaaki Hatsumi
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"Do not expect easy answers or simple solutions here on these pages. . . but then "that is the fun, the excitement, the joy of involvement in the warrior arts of accomplishment. . . . It pleases me no end to see the world at large now welcoming the... (read more)

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Book of Ninja the Bansenshukai Japans Premier Ninja Manual
Book of Ninja the Bansenshukai Japans Premier Ninja Manual
by Antony Cummins
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The Book of Ninja, the ultimate ninjutsu manual, was penned in 1676 by a ninja known as Fujibayashi. Born in the post-civil war era of Japan, Fujibayashi collected and combined information from the ninja clans of Iga - regarded to be the homeland of the... (read more)

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Bruce Lee's Fighting Method #3: Bruce Lee's Fighting Method: Skill in Techniques
Bruce Lee's Fighting Method #3: Bruce Lee's Fighting Method: Skill in Techniques
by Bruce Lee
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Bruce Lee teaches you how to develop skills in body movement, hand techniques, kicking, parrying, striking vital target points and sparring.... (read more)

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Ultimate Aikido: Secrets of Self-Defense and Inner Power
Ultimate Aikido: Secrets of Self-Defense and Inner Power
by Steven and Yamada Pimsler, Yoshimitsu
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Due to its nonaggressive nature, aikido is rapidly becoming the martial arts form most preferred by law enforcement officers. Now, all readers can learn valuable skills needed to thwart an attack and subdue an aggressor in The Secrets of Police Aikido... (read more)

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Bushido: The Classic Portrait of Samurai Martial Culture
Bushido: The Classic Portrait of Samurai Martial Culture
by Inazo Nitobe
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This classic introduction to the chivalric code of honor of the samurai will appeal to a broad range of readers interested in Japanese philosophy, military history, and the samurai era. Inazo Nitobe, a Japanese philosopher writing in eloquent English... (read more)

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Aikido: The Way of Harmony
Aikido: The Way of Harmony
by Shirata Rinjiro and John Stevens
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This definitive, profusely illustrated manual covers the essential elements of the philosophy and practice of Aikido, the Japanese martial art that has been embraced by modern psychology and many Western bodywork therapies. Useful to the beginner and... (read more)

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Capoeira, a Brazilian Art Form
Capoeira, a Brazilian Art Form
by Bira Almeida
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Capoeira weaves fighting, music, dance, prayer, and ritual into an urgent strategy by which people live, struggle, celebrate, and survive together. In this book Bira Almeida--or Mestre Acordeon as he is respectfully called in capoeira circles--documents... (read more)

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Taekwondo Techniques & Tactics (Martial Arts Series)
Taekwondo Techniques & Tactics (Martial Arts Series)
by Yeon Hwan Park
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Taekwondo is a Korean martial art practiced all over the world. Its popularity stems from many reasons. Virtually everyone who is involved with this art agrees that it is an outstanding way to improve physical fitness, mental focus, and self-discipline... (read more)

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Reflections of Being: To I or Not to I
Reflections of Being: To I or Not to I
by Peter Ralston
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Personal, reflective, and gently investigative, these early essays have a raw, fresh quality which predates the more formal theory and practice of Peter Ralston's two best-selling books, Cheng Hsin: The Principles of Effortless Power and Cheng Hsin T'ui... (read more)

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Sword and Brush: The Spirit of the Martial Arts
Sword and Brush: The Spirit of the Martial Arts
by Dave Lowry
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This moment of perfect clarity that is the force behind all the traditional Japanese arts—from archery to flower arranging—is celebrated here in Dave Lowry's exploration of the common principles shared by calligraphy and the martial arts... (read more)

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