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Spirit of Shaolin: A Kung Fu Philosophy

By: Carradine, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing, 1993:

Seller ID: BB0246028

ISBN: 0804818282

Condition: good

Shelf-wear. Some creasing. View more info

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Self Defense

By: Christian Braun

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Meyer & Meyer Fachverlag und Buchhandel GmbH:

Seller ID: BB0243101

ISBN: 1841262463

Condition: Very Good

A nice clean copy. View more info

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Complete kendo

By: Donohue, John J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Boston : Tuttle Pub., 1999.:

Seller ID: BB0242362

ISBN: 0804831483

Condition: vg

Sinawali -- meaning "woven" -- is an intricate and devastating Filipino fighting system with ancient roots perfectly suited to modern times and its popularity is booming around the world. This fascinating stick and blade empty-hand defense employs a sinuous polyrhythmic inter-weaving of leg and arm defenses and attacks presenting a virtually impenetrable shield against potential attackers. Martial arts instructor Reynaldo S. Galang reveals the special hand techniques, the exact, quick footwork, and the working theory behind the art of Sinawali, through instructional text and clear photographs.... View more info

First Strike: Mastering the Preemptive Strike for Street Combat

By: Franco, Sammy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Contemporary Fighting Arts, LLC, 2010:

Seller ID: BB0248526

ISBN: 0981872174

Condition: vg

A nice clean copy. View more info

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The Spirit of Aikido

By: Kisshomaru Ueshiba

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Kodansha America:

Seller ID: BB0242423

ISBN: 0870118501

Condition: g

Aiki is the power of harmony, of all beings, all things working together. Aikido-a modern Japanese martial art unique in its synthesis of classic forms with a well-defined spiritual base-offers a key to the art of living naturally and unselfishly in a complicated world. This book explains it in reference to the founder's philosophy of mind-and action. In addition, the history of aikido's prewar development as a non-competitive new martial art is described, with a consideration of its international role. View more info

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Woman's Guide to Martial Arts: How to Choose a Discipline and Get Started

By: McCabe-Cardoza, Monica

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Overlook Press, The, March 1998:

Seller ID: BB0247292

ISBN: 087951843X

Condition: VG

For women who have thought about karate, aikido, tai kwondo or another martial art but didn't know how to get past the idea into the practice, this book is the ideal first step. Tailored specifically for women, A Woman's Guide to Martial Arts answers intelligently and incisively the kinds of questions that beginners have. It covers in depth such subjects as: the pros and cons of different martial arts styles; ways to overcome common fears beginners often face; what to look for and what to avoid in a school; and what questions to ask a potential instructor. She also covers such basics as unifor... View more info

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Martial Arts Almanac

By: Ngo Vinh-Hoi ; Wesla Weller

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Contemporary Books Inc., Chicago, IL, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0250234

ISBN: 156565305X

Condition: vg

A comprehensive look into the exotic world of martial arts. View more info