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The Wing Chun Compendium, Volume One
The Wing Chun Compendium, Volume One
Written by Wayne Belonoha
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583941294
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The Wing Chun Compendium, Volume One

Written by Wayne Belonoha


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: December 15, 2005
Price: $43.95

The Wing Chun Compendium explains the theory of wing chun from a technical, lifestyle, and philosophical perspective. Written by Wayne Belonoha—a certified Ving Tsun Instructor and National Certified Coach, 7th Level, Master Degree—the compendium offers hundreds of tips and techniques specifically designed to help readers advance to the next stage. The... Read more >
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Capoeira Conditioning
Capoeira Conditioning
Written by Gerard Taylor, Photographed by Anders Kjaergaard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583941416
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Capoeira Conditioning
How to Build Strength, Agility, and Cardiovascular Fitness Using Capoeira Movements
Written by Gerard Taylor
Photographed by Anders Kjaergaard


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2005
Price: $15.95

The popularity of capoeira continues to rise as more people discover how useful—and fun—it can be for increasing agility and flexibility, as well as strength and endurance. Capoeira Conditioning is an illustrated guide to whole-body training based on this increasingly popular Brazilian martial art. Designed for all ages and all levels... Read more >
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The Method of Chinese Wrestling
The Method of Chinese Wrestling
Written by Tong Zhongyi, Translated by Tim Cartmell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556436093
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The Method of Chinese Wrestling

Written by Tong Zhongyi
Translated by Tim Cartmell


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2005
Price: $17.95

One of the art's earliest and most complete training manuals, The Method of Chinese Wrestling explores all aspects of this ancient fighting system, including solo training, training with equipment, constructing training apparatus, application of techniques, and the rules of competition. Throwing, gripping, and falling techniques are revealed in minute detail, and... Read more >
Bruce Lee: Fighting Words
Bruce Lee: Fighting Words
Written by Bruce Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583941256
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Bruce Lee: Fighting Words

Written by Bruce Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2005
Price: $16.95

"Don’t think – Feel!"

This is the wisdom that Bruce Lee impelled his students to follow. Even 30 years after his death, Bruce Lee remains a legend the world over. His writings and biographies continue to sell and his millions of fans worldwide are always eager for new and interesting information on... Read more >
The Malay Art of Self-Defense
The Malay Art of Self-Defense
Written by Sheikh Shamsuddin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556435621
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The Malay Art of Self-Defense
Silat Seni Gayong
Written by Sheikh Shamsuddin


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2005
Price: $19.95

Silat Seni Gayong is an art of self-defense, a fighting art but one that also emphasizes the development of the self, becoming a better person, and serving humanity. Sometimes compared to a tiger ready to devour its prey, Gayong helps practitioners develop and increase physical fitness, flexibility, mental conditioning, and self-confidence... Read more >
Scholar Boxer
Scholar Boxer
Written by Chang Naizhou, Edited by Marnix Wells, Translated by Marnix Wells
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556434822
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Scholar Boxer
Chang Naizhou's Theory of Internal Martial Arts and the Evolution of Taijiquan
Written by Chang Naizhou
Edited by Marnix Wells
Translated by Marnix Wells


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: July 7, 2005
Price: $18.95

Master Cháng, known as the “scholar-boxer,” lived and practiced in Hénán province, at the center of Chinese culture and martial arts near the Shàolín Temple and legendary Luòyáng. His extensive writings reflect many of the ideas, even the phraseology, now familiar from classic Tai Chi Chuan texts. Chinese-language authority Marnix Wells... Read more >
The Art of Peace
The Art of Peace
Written by Morihei Ueshiba, Translated by John Stevens
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590301449
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The Art of Peace

Written by Morihei Ueshiba
Translated by John Stevens


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $18.95

The inspirational teachings in this collection show that the real way of the warrior is based on compassion, wisdom, fearlessness, and love of nature. The teachings are drawn from the talks and writings of Morihei Ueshiba, founder of the popular Japanese martial art of Aikido, a mind-body discipline he called the... Read more >
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