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The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Manual
Series: The Cabal Fang Martial Arts Study Course, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
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.
Grappling Games: For Brazilian JiuJitsu (BJJ) and Submission Wrestling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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)
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
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
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
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)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
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
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Customer relations
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: 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)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by Dilernia Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
“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
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: 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
Series: The Tai Chi Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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
Series: Tai chi chuan. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
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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
You set the price! Words: 267,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
"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.
Diamond Palm Training Methods
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 2. Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Let me be perfectly clear right from the very start. This is “Diamond Palm”... Not ... “Iron Palm or Iron Hand!” It has no affiliation with any, one, Martial Art. It has been distilled from various methods practiced throughout the Old and New world of Martial Arts. It is neither East nor West. I have included my own time tested and proven techniques of discovery.
Knowing the Facts about the Martial Arts
Series: Knowing the Facts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
Perhaps few Oriental systems have become as widely accepted in the West as the martial arts. They claim to work by unifying mind, spirit, and body chiefly through meditation and physical discipline. How the martial arts work; the fitness claims; major problems and potential dangers are examined in this book.
The Black Belt - How To Do Karate
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 34,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by James B Anderson. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Written for the general public as well as the experienced practitioner, The Black Belt – How To Do Karate is an easy to understand how-to karate instruction book. Mentored by the legendary Great Grand Master Aaron Banks, John McGee had the extensive knowledge of karate skills and fine literary background to write this unique book.
Musha Ryu Aikijutsu
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The complete Musha Ryu Aikijutsu manual including the core teachings of the art. The principles, concepts, techniques, and kata of this system are presented in written descriptions along with hundreds of photographs to aide in understanding of this art form.