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Pragmatic Karate
By Mark Jennings
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
The Paper Tigers
By Allan David Ondash
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
By Brandon Sieg
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.
Chen: Klassisches Taijiquan im lebendigen Stil
By Jan Silberstorff
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: German. Published: September 28, 2013 by LOTUS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
"Kampfkunst und Gesundheitstraining, Philosophie und Meditation - Taijquan berührt alle Bereiche des Sein." Um all diese Aspekte erfahren zu können, sollte jeder Interessierte "an der Quelle trinken".
Martial Arts Defence: Fighting Off Multiple Attackers
By Lor Mun Mak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Desolate Warrior
By James Ryan
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 74,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The true story of Will Ribeiro; a former professional mixed martial arts fighter out of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, who was badly injured in a motorcycle accident (without a helmet), and who subsequently became paralyzed down one whole side of his body, and who ended up having over 30-percent of his skull removed in a last-ditch, live-saving effort.
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Combatives Field Manual - FM 3-25.150, FM 21-150 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Combatives Field Manual (FM 3-25.150, FM 21-150) contains information and guidance pertaining to rifle-bayonet fighting and hand-to-hand combat. The hand-to-hand combat portion of this manual is divided into basic and advanced training.
Bloody Revolution A Journey into UK MMA
By Mick Bower
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
An in depth, entertaining look at the chaotic UK Mixed Martial Arts scene.