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The Floating Brush: Learning Japanese Shodo from a Kendo Master
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Kamel Press. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Dan Popp had the good fortune to meet Duk Yeong Kim Sensei in 1990, and what transpired was a 17yr journey of studying traditional Japanese Kendo (Way of the Sword) and Shodo (Way of the Brush). THE FLOATING BRUSH presents the ancient Japanese art of Shodo and provides a glimpse of how he learned this aesthetic art form and includes examples of his sensei’s art as well as Dan’s own over the years.
Martial Arts Questions and Answers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Martial Arts - PRACTICAL martial arts; requires that you actually understand the whys as well as the hows... Bruce Everett Miller is an expert on combat and the practical use of pressure points from a western medical viewpoint. Here are a grab-bag of questions that he has been asked and his answers. If you want to learn more about effective martial arts... get this book today.
Fighting Fit: Your Ultimate Martial Arts Fitness and Exercise Guide! (Karate, TaeKwondo, Kung Fu, MMA etc)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Zero cost approach to Power, Strength and Speed! Unlock the potential in your body and improve your techniques! Discover the training methods and fitness drills used by world champions, high level black belts and top athletes in Taekwondo, Karate, Kung Fu, MMA and many other Martial Arts worldwide. Grab Your Copy Now!
How To Do Chi Sao: Wing Chun Sticky Hands
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Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by SurviveTravel.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Chi Sao (Sticky Hands) is a Wing Chun Kung Fu training exercise used to develop touch sensitivity (as well as having many other benefits). This publication contains over 25 detailed drills/exercises with clear illustrations. The progressive manner in which the exercises are presented means anyone can work their way from basic hand positioning all the up to Free Flowing Chi Sao.
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.
Advanced Diamond Palm
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 13. Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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Advanced Diamond Palm is written for those who have read my previous works and already know how to perform various Hand Breaks. When you have hit a wall in your practice and need a new source and direction of improving on your breaking power, this information can very well put you into the stratosphere of breaking accomplishments
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
Dragon Touch
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 12. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Jing Tao Kung Fu's Diamond Palm Training Methods of Brick & Concrete Patio Slab breaking is but one technique found in its arsenal of breaking. We also employ Coconut Alley (Coconut breaking techniques) as well as Pulsing Hand and Pressing Palm Brick & Concrete Patio Slab breaking techniques.
Fighters Wanted! The Amateur MMA Seminar
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Price: Free! Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
To break into the fight business you need two things: fighting ability and this book! An enjoyable read from start to finish, Fighters Wanted! The Amateur MMA Seminar is also designed to be revisited again and again as a reference book. Get the promoters asking for you to fight on their card! Learn the proper way to drill and train without spending all day at the gym! Do you have what it takes?
Mindfulness with Tai Chi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
The combination of the physical Tai Chi exercises and the meditation on the fluent, calm and beautiful movements enhances the motivation and the exercises can be done anywhere – even without complete serenity around you.
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.
Finessing The Stone
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 11. Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This is a book for the advanced Diamond Palmist's. By this time, your Hand or Palm should be trained up enough to endure the immense shock and awe that it will need, to withstand the forces you will be subjecting it to. You should also by now, know the body mechanics needed to successfully complete a single Cement Patio Slab break, without the use of padding or protection for the Palm.
50 Diet Tips for MMA and Combat Sports
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Price: $6.36 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Help set up and implement a diet that gets results and works in the real world with '50 Diet tips for MMA and Combat Sports'.
The Martial Artist's Health, Wellness, and Lifestyle Handbook
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
If you want to make lifestyle changes to become the healthier athlete you deserve to be and don't know where to start, this little fast reading handbook is here to help you begin on a strong foot! (Second Edition Coming Soon!!!!)
One Last Thing: The Untold History Of The Martial Arts Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
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!"
Basic Strategies, Tactics and Moves
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Series: Martial Musings, Book 6. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Strategies, tactics and combat moves. The strategies will apply to everyone no matter what martial art(s) you study. The tactics may or may not apply to your art(s) but I hope that many will. Also, hopefully, the combat moves that I am going to explain will be sufficiently generic that they are either in the art(s) you study or can be added quite simply.
A Mental Attitude Towards Breaking
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 10. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Performing an impossible task is an amazing way to increase your brain’s capacity for acceptance of feats beyond the norm.
Martial Musings - In Defence Of Self
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Series: Martial Musings, Book 5. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This eBook is going to discuss Self Defence. It's not filled with 'DEADLY', 'SECRET', 'MILITARY' stuff that's too dangerous for normal people to learn... No it's filled with something much more important, the mental skills, attitudes and knowledge that you need to have, so that the physical skills that you have learned at a martial arts school will really work!!!
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.