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Diamond Palm Training Methods Book II
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 3. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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Do not get me wrong, even proven shortcuts can be long and laborious processes. Practice, and training simply by their nature, are tedious at best. At some point in your training, you will have to grapple with this reality. How you maintain this training process is an individuals choice.
The Tracks We Leave: A Dialog With Senior Grandmaster S. George Pesare
By Tim Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Listen to the words of the late Senior Grandmaster S. George Pesare as he talks of the early days of teaching Kenpo Karate in the 1960's, and his lifelong journey of bringing the art from California to New England.
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 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.
Borrowing the Master's Bicycle: and other essays on Brazilian jiu-jitsu
By Mark Johnson
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
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.
How To Street Fight
By Sam Fury
Price: $6.57 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by SurviveTravel.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Imagine this is you and there is no other escape. Could you fight your way to safety? This book will teach you how. How To Street Fight is a simple, unrefined, close range and aggressive fighting system which can be adapted for training, life threatening situations or anything in between.
Grappling Games: For Brazilian JiuJitsu (BJJ) and Submission Wrestling
By Bakari Akil II, Ph.D.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
As a grappler (Judo, No Gi and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu), I have spent over a decade learning, observing and participating in submission wrestling. "Grappling Games" contain the games that I’ve been a part of where learning was fun and felt like play. I hope you have as much fun with these grappling games as I do.
Ranger Up Presents Mixed Martial Arts IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II)
By Zac Robinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. 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.
Mixed Martial Arts IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
By Zac Robinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Mixed Martial Arts IQ is the Ultimate Trivia book for every MMA fan, from the casual to the hardcore. In it you'll find 250 trivia questions broken down into five rounds and ten categories: The Numbers Game, The Champs, The Cities, Events and Venues, The Injuries, The Knockouts and Submissions, The Great Fights, The Streaks, Movies and TV, Who said It and Nicknames, and The Crazy Feats and Facts.
Grappling 101: How to Avoid Being Bullied on the Mat (for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu [BJJ] & Submission Grapplers)
By Bakari Akil II, Ph.D.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This is the "Bully Proof" for beginning grapplers. It’ll help you develop a force field to help shield you from making newbie mistakes. The advice in Grappling 101 is information that people will not share with you during instruction or drill, but will tell you at the most inopportune moments. They are pointers that everyone should give you on day one, but end up as sporadic pieces of advice.
Self Defence: The Simple Truth
By David Edwards
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This books helps to give readers the tools needed to deal with conflict. It simplifies the law on self defence, gives advice on martial arts and the verbal intervention tools to help with any conflict situation. It looks at the psychology of an attacker, the most common attacks and different pre-emptive strikes and their medical implications.
From the Fields to the Garden: The Life of Stitch Duran
By Zac Robinson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. 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
By Matt Powell
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...
Leading the Way
By Rachelle Bown
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
In writing this book, I have put a piece of myself in its pages. After reading this, you will no doubt have an understanding of not only what I think about the martial arts and how they are taught, but also why I think that way.
Destroy the Enemy in Hand-to-Hand Combat (An Authentic Field Manual of the Red Army)
By Boris Karpa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by Dilernia Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
“Destroy the Enemy in Hand-to-Hand Combat” was the official Red Army close combat manual during the Second World War. Published in 1941, this would have been the very manual used to train the troops that fought and defeated the Nazis at Stalingrad and in Berlin, in fierce close-quarter combat. Translated into English by professional translator Boris Karpa.
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.
Ways of Learning: A Handbook for Teachers and Students of Tai Chi and the Martial Arts
By Paul Read
Series: The Tai Chi Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Most books on Teaching or Learning focus on exercises, instructions and class activities, repeating old patterns and tired methods. Ways of Learning takes a different approach by NOT showing you what to think, rather HOW to think. Ways of Learning is the essential handbook for both students and teachers to ensure growth, flexibility and openness to new methods. Ways of Learning takes you back to
Wudang Tai Chi Chuan
By Othmar Vigl
Series: Tai chi chuan. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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Wudang Tai Chi Chuan, Cheng Tin Hung lineage(Ng's Cheng style): Long Form - Trilingual edition (English, German and Italian), Lange Handform - Dreisprachige Ausgabe (Englisch, Deutsch und Italienisch), Forme lunga - Edizione trilingua (inglese, tedesco ed italiano)
The World's Top MMA Fighters: Over 450 Fighter Profiles and Analysis
By DC Ross
You set the price! Words: 267,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
"The World's Top MMA Fighters" is the most in-depth book ever written in MMA history with over 900 pages of content dedicated to MMA's biggest stars. Over 450 fighters from the UFC, Strikeforce, Bellator, and the independent circuit are profiled with analysis. "The World's Top MMA Fighters" is quite simply the one and only essential guide for today's MMA world. Pick up your copy today.