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The Liar The Cheat and The Thief - Deception and the Art of Sword Play
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
You don't fight bodies, you fight minds. Maija Soderholm of Sonny Umpad's Visayan Corto Kadena and Larga Mano System presents the details of one of the most important and least understood aspects of personal combat: How to control the opponent's mind. The Liar the Cheat and The Thief explores the drills and mindset of one of the last modern duelists. A Sun Tzu said "All warfare is deception".
An Open Secret: A Student’s Handbook for Learning Aikido Techniques of Self-Defense and the Aiki Way
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Aikido is a self-defense martial art (budo) founded by Morihei Usehiba (O’Sensei) in Japan. Tony Blomert shares his experience and wisdom in this training guide about etiquette, tools and weapons, rank examination, relationships between students and teachers, etc., essential to learning Aikido and ultimately the Aiki way. An Open Secret provides a proven learning methodology for Aikido that can be
Mordred’s Victory & Other Martial Mutterings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Here for the first time are some of Jamie Clubb’s best martial arts articles. Throughout this book, you can see the various thinking processes Jamie underwent to create the best-selling and critically acclaimed Cross Training in the Martial Arts DVDs and his unique approach to self-protection and cross-training: Clubb Chimera.
Martial Musings Volumes 1 to 6
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Series: Martial Musings, Book 7. Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 21,920. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
All the contents (and a couple of corrections) from the Martial Musings series of Robert Agar-Hutton.
Martial Arts: The Truth Behind the Myths! - The Martial Arts and Self Defense Secrets You NEED to Know (Bullshido, Baloney and Bruce Lee!)
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Price: Free! Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Unlock the secrets of Martial Arts and Self Defense with this entertaining and insightful guide! "A must read for all martial arts practitioners and enthusiasts" - Grab Your Copy Now! - Do you know the best martial art for 'real' street self-defense? - Or how board breaking really works and how you can do it? - Uncover the one self-defense myth that will keep you alive! +more.. Grab Your Copy!
La Voie du Kung Fu Zen
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: French. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Dans cet ouvrage, les auteurs mettent en lumière le lien profond unissant depuis plus d'un millénaire le Zen au kung fu ainsi qu'à d'autres arts martiaux chinois. Au fil des pages, les aspects externes ainsi qu'internes du kung fu, du qì g┼Źng, et du tàijiquán sont abordés, et les phases séquentielles de la méthode de méditation Vipassana sont explorées en détails.
Pragmatic Karate
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Can training in the martial arts help you in everyday life? In Pragmatic Karate Mark Jennings argues that it certainly can. Provided you have a thorough grounding in the principles of this ancient fighting art and take the right approach, both physically and mentally, the karate moves you learn in the dojo can prove invaluable in a confrontation. This is a detailed work from a karate practitioner
To Dance With Death (A Practical Guide To Mastering The Art Of The Sword)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This is an instructional manual on the proper use of the sword. You will learn everything you need to know about the swords use within these pages. This book is not written to be a philosophical work, it teaches the use of the sword as weapon, for killing other men, it's that simple. The gifts one gains from the swords use only come from learning it authentically, and that is what I teach.
One Last Thing: The Untold History Of The Martial Arts Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
What if, in a dialog between the past and the present, between the real and the fictitious, innovative writers and fighters such as Bruce Lee, Alan Watts, Marshall McLuhan, Kwai Chang Caine, Carl Young, and Lao Tzu were brought back to life and transported to the present so they might raise an index finger, lean forward and whisper knowingly, “Oh, before I forget, One Last Thing!"
The Paper Tigers
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 287,640. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Paper Tigers is the "Hell's Kitchen" of martial arts. It peers into the deepest corners of martial adeptness with microscopic precision in a gallant effort to expose many fraudulent practitioners and counterfeit claims.
Drops Against the Stone--Rants and Ravings of a Martial Arts Eccentric
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
After teaching martial arts for years the author has seen it all and has an opinion on most. Drops is a compilation of essays to educate beyond the mat. It goes to the heart of things. Chances are something relates to your own martial path. From training to trends in the martial arts and society, you won’t always agree with him, but Drops will challenge you to sincerely pursue the martial way.
Krav Maga Self Defense Explained
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Information-packed ebook reveals the truths and facts about the Krav Maga Self Defense, Fighting and Fitness system. Discover why traditional martial arts masters and mixed martial arts legends recommend Krav Maga as the ultimate street fighting and defensive tactics system for men, women and children of all ages, sizes and physical abilities.
The End of Martial Arts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Here is a book that will challenge your knowledge and make your defence skills more complete when fighting off multiple attackers. The question is, are you ready?
Advanced Pressure Points: The system of Pressure Points
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 20,000. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The author Bruce Everett Miller is an expert martial artist who actually understands Western Medical and scientific theory. This book gives answers. It describes a system ('The System of Pressure Points') which encompasses much more than simply hitting different structures of the body. The System encompasses everything from simple pain production through to knockouts.
The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Manual
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Series: The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Study Course, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
A seamless blend of the ancient and the modern, the physical and the internal, Cabal Fang has one foot apiece in the middle ages and the new millennium. Get a glimpse of what is at once a modern self defense method, a strenuous fitness regimen, and a spiritual framework drawing upon the Western esoteric tradition. For all fitness and experience levels -- but not the faint of heart.
Borrowing the Master's Bicycle: and other essays on Brazilian jiu-jitsu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Borrowing the Master's Bicycle is a collection of essays, written by Gracie jiu-jitsu black belt Mark Johnson, that delves into some of the philosophical aspects of the art of jiu-jitsu. Foreword by Kid Peligro
Pound for Pound: The Modern Gladiators of Mixed Martial Arts
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Pound for Pound traces the five greatest fighters of all time—Georges St-Pierre, BJ Penn, Anderson Silva, Maurício Rua and Fedor Emelianenko—through their humble origins, baptism by blood and fire, and rise to the pinnacle of MMA, where the sword of Damocles constantly threatens.
Ranger Up Presents Mixed Martial Arts IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II)
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Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Fast, furious, unforgiving - 25 fights, 250 questions. The follow-up to Mixed Martial Arts IQ (Volume I) has the biggest events, craziest stories, the fighters you love, the fighters you love to hate, and more. Accept the challenge.
From the Fields to the Garden: The Life of Stitch Duran
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
From a humble beginning in a dirt-poor migrant camp where he picked cotton and fruit with dreams of playing baseball and seeing the world, to being stationed in Thailand as a member of the United States Air Force, to the quiet of the locker room before a big fight, to the center of the cage in the middle of chaos, this is the life of Stitch Duran.
How to Test Martial Art
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The second in the CLM, the Directed Perceptual Testing, or DPT, is perhaps the toughest progressive testing format in the martial art world. This manual explains how to test students to their limit and find their new limit...