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The Power of Shaolin Kung Fu: Harness the Speed and Devastating Force of Southern Shaolin Jow Ga Kung Fu
The Power of Shaolin Kung Fu: Harness the Speed and Devastating Force of Southern Shaolin Jow Ga Kung Fu
by Ronald Wheeler
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From its early beginnings in the ancient Shaolin Buddhist monasteries of China to its depiction in scores of contemporary martial arts films, the classical style of Shaolin Kung Fu continues to reign supreme as the original and most important body of... (read more)

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The Making of a Butterfly: Traditional Chinese Martial Arts as Taught by Master W. C. Chen
The Making of a Butterfly: Traditional Chinese Martial Arts as Taught by Master W. C. Chen
by Phillip Starr
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“The Making of a Butterfly is a rich story of old Chinese kung-fu meeting American culture. This book made me long for the old ways of martial arts instruction before McDojos and health clubs dominated the land. I had been waiting for this book for... (read more)

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The Wing Chun Compendium
The Wing Chun Compendium
by Wayne Belonoha
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A third generation direct descendant of Ip Man passes along ving tsun kung fu as handed down from Moy Yat to Dunn Wah (Sunny Tang). Sifu Wayne Belonoha is a Certified Ving Tsun Instructor with a Master Degree, Level 7. He is founder of the Canadian Ving... (read more)

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Watching Your Back: Chinese Martial Arts and Traditional Medicine
Watching Your Back: Chinese Martial Arts and Traditional Medicine
by Anthony L Schmieg
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Now a physician in western Virginia, Schmieg learned judo from his father, and studied Chinese language and literature at Georgetown U. before moving to Taiwan to study with his mentor, a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine and the descendant of a... (read more)

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Shaolin Lohan Kung-fu
Shaolin Lohan Kung-fu
by P'ng Chye Khim
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The Chinese marital art described in this book is believed to have developed from a form devised at the Shaolin Temple by the Indian monk Bodhidharma. Called andlt;iandgt;Shih-pa lohan shouandlt;/iandgt; (Eighteen Arhat Hands), it was the original Lohan... (read more)

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The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text: History, Philosophy, and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an
The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text: History, Philosophy, and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an
by Shaolin Chan
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The Complete Guide to Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu
The Complete Guide to Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu
by Stuart Alve Olson
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Stuart Alve Olson has taught martial arts worldwide and is the author of Steal My Art: The Life and Times of Tai Chi Master T.T. Liang and many other books on Taoism, Qigong, and Chinese martial arts. He is the founder of the Phoenix Taoist Center in... (read more)

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Kungfu Basics (Tuttle Martial Arts)
Kungfu Basics (Tuttle Martial Arts)
by Paul Eng
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andlt;bandgt;Get your training off to a great startand#8212;from basic kicks to training and tournamentsand#8212;this book is a perfect introduction to kung fu for beginners. It's everything you need to get started in kung fu!andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt... (read more)

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American Shaolin
American Shaolin
by Matthew Polly
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The raucously funny story of one young American's quest to become the baddest dude on the planet (and possibly find inner peace along the way) Growing up a ninety-eight-pound weakling tormented by bullies in the schoolyards of Kansas, Matthew Polly... (read more)

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American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in the New China
American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in the New China
by Matthew Polly
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An aging amateur takes his shot at glory in the world of mixed martial arts.and#160;As a younger man, Matthew Polly traveled to the Shaolin Temple in China and spent two years training with the monks who had invented the ancient art of kung fu. Fifteen... (read more)

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The Sword Polisher's Record: The Way of Kung-Fu (Tuttle Martial Arts)
The Sword Polisher's Record: The Way of Kung-Fu (Tuttle Martial Arts)
by Adam Hsu
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While words and theory are not a substitute for the physical and mental training required to polish one's kung-fu, they are an essential part of the learning process, allowing the mind to process commands and concepts that help the body move in a special,... (read more)

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Wing Chun Kung-Fu: A Complete Guide
Wing Chun Kung-Fu: A Complete Guide
by Joseph Wayne Smith
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andlt;bandgt;The essential guide to Wing Chun Kung-Fuand#8212;basic forms and principles, fighting and grappling, advanced techniques and weapons.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Featuring over 300 black and white photos and step-by-step... (read more)

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The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text: History, Philosophy, and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an
The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text: History, Philosophy, and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an
by Order Of Shaolin Chan
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The Shaolin Grandmasters' Text is a one-of-a-kind volume discussing the history, philosophy and Gung Fu of Shaolin Ch'an, one of the most misunderstood schools of Ch'an Buddhism.... (read more)

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Secrets of Shaolin Temple Boxing
Secrets of Shaolin Temple Boxing
by Robert Smith
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Bagua Linked Palms
Bagua Linked Palms
by Shujin Wang
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"I first met Kent Howard nearly twenty years ago, just after I started publishing the Pa Kua Chang Journal. Kent quickly became one of my most reliable and trusted resources, offering me sound and straightforward advice about the practice of Bagua Zhang,... (read more)

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Shaolin Quan: The 10-Minute Primer
Shaolin Quan: The 10-Minute Primer
by Qingjie Zhou
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Shaolin martial arts are gaining popularity in China and are based on the teachings of the once-mysterious Shaolin monks.... (read more)

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The Essence of Shaolin White Crane-Martial Power and Qigong
The Essence of Shaolin White Crane-Martial Power and Qigong
by Jwing Ming Yang
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Chinese Fast Wrestling for Fighting
Chinese Fast Wrestling for Fighting
by Shou Yu Liang
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Five Ancestor Fist Kung-Fu: The Way of Ngo Cho Kun
Five Ancestor Fist Kung-Fu: The Way of Ngo Cho Kun
by Alexander L Co
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Comprehensive Applications of Shaolin Chin Na
Comprehensive Applications of Shaolin Chin Na
by Jwing Ming Yang
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