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Chinese Gung Fu: The Philosophical Art of Self Defense
Chinese Gung Fu: The Philosophical Art of Self Defense
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Originally published in 1963, this book includes personal testimonies regarding the author and his art from James Y. Lee, the legendary Ed Parker, and jujutsu icon Wally Jay. Through hand-drawn diagrams and captioned photo sequences, Lees text comes to... (read more)

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Assassin!: The Deadly Art of the Cult of the Assassins
Assassin!: The Deadly Art of the Cult of the Assassins
by Haha Lung
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In this unique and astonishing book, Dr. Haha Lung not only traces the complete history of the hashishin, but explains the rules of Islamic warfare and the true concept of jihad. Also included in graphic detail are proven fighting and self-defense... (read more)

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Way of Aikido, The: Life Lessons from an American Sensei: Life Lessons from an American Sensei
Way of Aikido, The: Life Lessons from an American Sensei: Life Lessons from an American Sensei
by George Leonard
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A fifth-degree black belt in the revolutionary martial art of aikido and co-owner of an aikido school in Mill Valley, California, George Leonard is, "the granddaddy of the consciousness movement" (Newsweek). Leonard is president of the Esalen Institute... (read more)

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Secret Tactics
Secret Tactics
by Kazumi Tabata
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In the tradition of The Martial Artist's Book of Five Rings, one of America's most experienced teachers of karate offers new interpretations of fundamental martial arts texts. The book includes new translations of essays on leadership, correct behavior... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Karate (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Karate (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Randy Hassell
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Interested in the Japanese martial art of karate, but just haven't gotten around to taking a class? The Complete Idiot's Guide to Karate follows up our other proven guides to martial arts. This is one of the most popular sports for young adults and grown-... (read more)

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The Way of the River: Adventures and Meditations of a Woman Martial Artist
The Way of the River: Adventures and Meditations of a Woman Martial Artist
by B K Loren
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The Way of the River is an illuminating, autobiographical exploration of the physical, mental, and spiritual lessons of the martial arts. In these beautifully written essays, BK Loren shares stories from her lifelong passion, illustrating how this... (read more)

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Illustrated Elements of Tai Chi
Illustrated Elements of Tai Chi
by Angus Clark
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New cover editions of the practical and highly illustrated guides previously published in the "Complete Illustrated Guides" series, and part of the "Element" relaunch.... (read more)

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Sharp Spear, Crystal Mirror
Sharp Spear, Crystal Mirror
by Stephanie T. Hoppe
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• Twenty-four women martial artists discuss the physical and spiritual challenges of martial arts training and how it helps bring meaning and purpose to their lives • Women aged 12 to 83 are interviewed on the importance and meaning of... (read more)

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1,001 Street Fighting Secrets: The Principles of Contemporary Fighting Arts
1,001 Street Fighting Secrets: The Principles of Contemporary Fighting Arts
by Sammy Franco
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This exhaustive collection of streetfighting secrets covers every aspect of author Sammy Franco's eclectic, no-nonsense system of self-defense, from training and conditioning, the attributes of combat, and tactics and strategies to specialized areas such... (read more)

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Tai Chi
Tai Chi
by Paul Crompton
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Beautifully illustrated introductions to the most popular alternative therapies In an accessible and attractive package, each Naturally Better title covers a single therapy, explaining its history and lore, how it works, and how and when to practice it... (read more)

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Pencak Silat Pertempuran: Vol. 1
Pencak Silat Pertempuran: Vol. 1
by Sean Stark
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About The Book: This is a Perfect bound soft cover book over 350 pp. It is specifically created for those who study the martial art of pencak silat known as Pencak Silat Pertempuran and contains many photos and detailed explanations of the material. An... (read more)

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Bruce Lee: The Celebrated Life of the Little Dragon
Bruce Lee: The Celebrated Life of the Little Dragon
by John Little
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The first compilation of Bruce Lee photographs published in association with the Bruce Lee estate. This book reveals the full range of Lee's talents. It includes rare photos spanning from his early stage career in Hong Kong to his worldwide success as an... (read more)

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Moo Duk Kwan Tae Kwon Do Volume 1
Moo Duk Kwan Tae Kwon Do Volume 1
by Richard Chun
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(Formerly titled Mod Duk Kwan Tae Kwon Do: Korean Art of Self-Defense.) The history, philosophy and beginning techniques of taekwondo are explained, with a complete guide to six beginning forms: kicho il-boo, kicho ee-boo, kicho sam-boo, palgye il-chang,... (read more)

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The Techniques of Judo (Tuttle Martial Arts)
The Techniques of Judo (Tuttle Martial Arts)
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The Techniques of Judo is a fully illustrated and authoritative manual, providing step-by-step explanations, practical pointers, and thorough analyses of all the most commonly used techniques of judo. Illustrated with over 550 black and white photographs,... (read more)

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It's Time!: My 360-Degree View of the UFC
It's Time!: My 360-Degree View of the UFC
by Bruce Buffer
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If you’re reading these words, chances are that you, like me, are a fan of the great sport we call MMA. And if you’re a fan, then you probably recognize my face. Yeah, that’s right—I’m that guy you see at every UFC match... (read more)

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Tai Chi Connections
Tai Chi Connections
by John Loupos
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With training skills on rooting, stepping and TaiChi's mechanical nuances, you'll also learn how to slow your life down be free and develop a modality for life long happiness.... (read more)

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Qi Gong: The Chinese Art of Working with Energy
Qi Gong: The Chinese Art of Working with Energy
by Barbara Brown
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This book explores the different styles of Qi Gong and includes a directory of ruputable Qi Gong teachers.... (read more)

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Karate-Do: My Way of Life
Karate-Do: My Way of Life
by Gichin Funakoshi
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The autobiography of the man who made karate an international martial art, in which he recalls his own teachers and his efforts to define and spread knowledge about karate without compromising its spirit.... (read more)

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Comprehensive Applications of Shaolin Chin Na
Comprehensive Applications of Shaolin Chin Na
by Jwing Ming Yang
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For intermediate and advanced students, seizing techniques applied in real combat scenarios.... (read more)

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The Little Capoeira Book
The Little Capoeira Book
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Nestor Capoeira, a long-time teacher of capoeira and noted mestre (master), begins this revised edition of his bestseller with an in-depth history of the Brazilian art, giving the most popular theories for the origins and purposes of this movement that... (read more)

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