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Raw Desire (MMA Romance)
By PJ Chase
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Julie King has a thing for bad boys. So when a hunky MMA fighter takes an interest in her, she falls for him hard. But has she gotten in over her head? Note: This is a prequel short story. Also check out the full length novel follow up "Raw Passion" and "Going Long 4 Book Boxed Set."
The Manual of Bean Curd Boxing: Tai Chi and the Noble Art of Leaving Things Undone
By Paul Read
Series: The Tai Chi Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 32,330. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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This is a Manual for 21st Century Living. Redefining the lessons of Taoism and the practical exercises of Tai Chi, this book describes how to use the most practical points from these ancient disciplines to enable us to reach out and grasp life with more energy, with more passion and with more wisdom. Instead of acquiring yet more tools, throw them away and learn the Art of Leaving Things Undone.
Martial Musings - Thoughts on Tai Chi and other Martial Arts
By Robert Agar-Hutton
Series: Martial Musings, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A collection of three short essays on the martial art of Tai Chi and on other arts...
The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Manual
By Robert Mitchell, Jr
Series: The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Study Course, Book 1. Price: $1.99 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.
Martial Arts against Multiple Opponents
By Lor Mun Mak
Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This book will explain how to develop an effective approach to defending yourself against multiple attacker situations and also question some of the less effective strategies that are out there in the martial arts world.
The Reality of Pressure Points
By Bruce Everett Miller
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bruce Everett Miller is experienced in Chinese and Western medical practices and is the chief instructor of the Quan Li K'an style of martial arts. This short eBook discusses Pressure Points and if there is indeed something there that works for self-defense.
Grappling for Newbies: What every new Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and Submission Wrestler should know! (BJJ, Grappler, Judo, JiuJitsu)
By Bakari Akil II, Ph.D.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Product Description "Grappling for Newbies" tells you what you absolutely need to know before you search and sign up at a grappling school and what you need to know afterwards.-- "Grappling for Newbies" also includes the innovative BJJ comic strip "Mouthguard!
Wisdom of the Raven: The Mystic Way of Cabal Fang
By Robert Mitchell, Jr
Series: The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Study Course, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
A blend of fact and fable, the practical and the esoteric, 'Wisdom of the Raven' instructs the reader in the spiritual underpinnings of Cabal Fang Martial Arts. Learn the basics of the Three Sisters -- contemplation, meditation, and prayer -- and how they come together to inform the mystic experience.
The Deadly Art Of Iron Palm
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Deadly Iron Palm is ultimately a (power slap) and derives much of its power from simultaneously combining two power generation techniques from the martial arts: torquing/rotation of the hips and the body drop.
Junichi Haga's Secrets of Kendo, Volume 1
By Kendo Jidai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Junichi Haga, genius of Kendo who lived in the Showa Period. The Kendo and methods for practice that Haga believed in were carefully protected, and that Kendo, some forty years after Haga’s death, is still alive today. Uki Terukuni, who received instruction directly from Haga, explains Haga’s Kendo.
Tiger Combat: TanDao Martial Arts
By Lawrence Tan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Get the edge for realistic self defense. Master Lawrence Tan takes your style beyond punching, with advanced hand/finger techniques, an updated stance, exercises and new strategic principles. Shaolin Animal Kung Fu and Bruce Lee's JKD form the TanDao Tiger System. Diagrams and photos illustrate modern application of hidden biomechanics and tactics used by the masters. Unleash your inner tiger!
Martial Arts, Self-Defense and a Whole Lot More, Volume 1 (The Best of Wim's Blog)
By Wim Demeere
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
In this first volume of "The Best of Wim's Blog", bestselling author and expert martial artist Wim Demeere compiles some of the best posts from his blog. He covers martial arts and self-defense as primary topics but connects them with many other aspects such as training, teaching, health, psychological factors and much more.
Las 10 claves para aprender Systema
By Juan Pedro Serna
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Una visita guiada a la filosofía de aprendizaje del arte marcial ruso Systema, que pone de relieve las actitudes que limitan el aprendizaje, y aporta material para la reflexión personal. Aunque está dirigido a la comunidad de Systema, su contenido resultará también de interés para practicantes de otras artes marciales y para cualquiera que inicie el aprendizaje de algo nuevo.
WITs (Whatever It Takes): The Ultimate Basic Self Defense Moves
By SelfDefenseCoach
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
You didn't need to read any books to learn how to sit, stand, walk, clap your hands, grab objects or climb up some stairs? You can learn to transfer these basic physical skills into effective self defense moves today, regardless of your current fitness level. Simple, safe, and fun. Learn to create pain fast using motor movements and skills that you developed before two years of age!
Pound for Pound: The Modern Gladiators of Mixed Martial Arts
By Brian D'Souza
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.
Advanced Pressure Points: The system of Pressure Points
By Bruce Everett Miller
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.
Teaching Ninja: Book Three (Ju Tai Jutsu)
By Jay M Horne
Series: Teaching Ninja, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The mission is what the ninja lives for. In life, the mission is perfection of life itself. In the field, the mission is the motivation that keeps the student aware of his own training needs. To KNOW that you may be called upon for a mission in the back of your mind, is the single secret that drives the engine of ninja training.
Teaching Ninja: Book One (The Learning Curve)
By Jay M Horne
Series: Teaching Ninja, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Learning Curve is the first volume in the Tesaihiryu Ninjutsu Series. Ninja International strives to bring each of it's students to realization of the ultimate potential. We do this by supplying each individual with the tools necessary to teach this ancient art. For the best way to learn is through teaching. Run, Flip, Climb, Fight, Leap, and Swim with Ninja International.
Self Defense: Easy self defense moves that could save your life
By Clint McLaughlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Besides being a trumpet teacher I also taught blackbelt advanced classes and self defense classes at a huge karate school (over 1200 students). Through the years I made notes of the techniques that people could use the day they learned them and the ones that wasted time. This book has step by step descriptions and pictures of self defense techniques that anyone can learn in a matter of minutes.
20 Ways to Improve your Grappling Skills off the Mats - (Brazilian Jiu-jitsu {BJJ}, Submission Wrestling & Other Grappling Sports)
By Bakari Akil II, Ph.D.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
"20 Ways to Improve your Grappling Skills off the Mat" will share with you how you can increase your grappling abilities when you can’t make it to class. It discusses mindsets and approaches and it is designed to help you become a better grappler when no one is looking.