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The Essence of Okinawan Karate-Do

Shoshin Nagamine

Shoshin Nagamine was the last of the legendary pre-war karate masters and a well-known disciple of peaceful non-violence. His classic work, The Essence of Okinawan Karate-do, documents eighteen of the Okinawan karate kata and seven partner exercises... (read more)

Self Defense
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Combat Strategy


Offers a thorough coverage of techniques and vital moves to help students gain an edge. Outlines over 100 techniques of these ancient arts. Utilizes diagrams, photographs, move by move outlines, disadvantages to moves, and key points to help the martial... (read more)

Training Technique
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Dynamic Stretching & Kicking

Bill Wallace

Dynamic Stretching and Kicking is structured into two easy-to-follow sections. The first deals with stretching and agility as the key element for developing skill, strength, and health. The second section covers his kicking techniques and sparring... (read more)

Judo and Jujitsu
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Brazilian Ju-Jitsu No Holds Barred!: Fighting Techniques (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Series)

Rodrigo Gracie

This guide for jiu-jitsu practitioners offers 100 lethal positions of striking and grappling combination moves that will give fighters the edge they need to excel in the sport of no-holds-barred fighting. Rodrigo Gracie, winner of the 2002 Pride Fighting... (read more)

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The Lone Samurai: The Life of Miyamoto Musashi

William Scott Wilson

Miyamoto Musashi (1584‒1645) was the legendary samurai known throughout the world as a master swordsman, spiritual seeker, and author of the classic book on strategy, the Book of Five Rings. Over 350 years after his death, Musashi and his legacy... (read more)

Weapon Arts
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Tonfa, Karate Weapon of Self Defense

Fumio Demura

Though neither as flashy nor as glamorous as the nunchaku, the tonfa is an essential tool in the kobudo tradition of self-defense. When wielded properly, this deceptively simple weapon becomes a graceful and poetic extension of the martial artists open... (read more)

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Language Diversity in the Classroom: From Intention to Practice (Studies in Writing & Rhetoric)

Geneva Smitherman

Its no secret that, in most American classrooms, students are expected to master standardized American English and the conventions of Edited American English if they wish to succeed. Language Diversity in the Classroom: From Intention to Practice works... (read more)

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Aikido Basics (Tuttle Basics)

Lynn Seiser

In Aikido Basics, the beginning student will find invaluable advice and information for the study of this popular form of martial arts. Martial Arts Hall of Fame inductee, Dang Phong, shares his secrets to building a successful training program, testing... (read more)

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