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Inside Kungfu: Chinese Martial Arts Encyclopedia By Sensei/Renshi Nathan Chlumsky
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Inside Kungfu: Chinese Martial Arts Encyclopedia is intended to serve as a general reference tool for anyone interested in the martial arts, its history, or even China’s history. The book takes... More > a look “Inside” Chinese Martial Arts only, with a chart devoted to Chinese, Japanese and Korean pronunciation; A section about China’s Martial History; A section about the Shaolin Temple History; Information about the Beijing Opera; Information on several martial arts from A to Z totaling around 363 styles; Information on over 110 weapons used throughout China’s history, and much, much more. Including dynamic pictures and illustrations by myself and even a little information about yours truly. It is my love, respect and admiration for the martial arts that has inspired me to write this book in hopes that, you, the reader, enjoys learning the facts and history as much as I did; and maybe,inspire you to take a wonderful journey in the martial arts training of your choice if you have not already done so.< Less
The Missing Links of Martial Arts By Heero Miketta, Cornelia Heinz, Sascha Wagener
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Missing Link Martial Arts Within the world of martial arts, there exists a great chasm of incompleteness. A chasm wherein a life changing art has been reduced to a mere sport, a shadow of its... More > original and far more complete self. This concept has been developed to fill that ever widening void by addressing two of the most important traditions of martial arts. But it doesn't stop there, as it also has a close look at contemporary issues that should be covered by modern martial arts. Missing Links of Martial Arts introduces a comprehensive concept that connects Japanese Karate with its Chinese roots and modern applications.< Less
Bubishi Martial Art Spirit By George Alexander
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Finally! The secrets of the Bubishi translated for the first time! Shrouded in mystery, the Bubishi - Martial Art Spirit is the secret karate text of the Okinawan masters. This book inspired the... More > modern developers of karate such as Chojun Miyagi, the founder of Goju Ryu Karate, Kenwa Mabuni, the founder of Shito Ryu Karate and Gichin Funakoshi, the founder of Shotokan Karate. Guarded for centuries, this mystical book was completely translated into English by Masters George Alexander and Ken Penland. It includes the history of the White Crane System, the Sanchin, Happuren and Nipaipa kata, "The Secret of the Blood" know as Dim Mak, Meridian Theory & Chinese Acupuncture, Pressure Points, Set up & Multiple Strikes, White Crane Fighting Techniques, Knockout & Killing Techniques, an explanation & illustration for 48 essential resuscitation techniques and much, much more! A one of a kind book that every serious karate student and instructor must have.< Less
Bubishi Martial Art Spirit - Ebook By George Alexander, Ken Penland
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The Bubishi is the secret karate text of the Okinawan masters. This book inspired the modern developers of karate such as Chojun Miyagi, the founder of Goju Ryu Karate, Kenwa Mabuni, the founder of... More > Shito Ryu Karate and Gichin Funakoshi, the founder of Shotokan Karate. Guarded for centuries, this mystical book was completely translated into English by Master George Alexander and Sensei Ken Penland. It includes the History of the White Crane System, the Sanchin, Happuren and Nipaipo kata, ?The Secret of the Blood? known as Dim Mak or The Death Touch, Meridian Theory and Chinese Accupuncture, Pressure Points, Set Up & Multiple Strikes, Hakutsuru - White Crane Fighting Techniques, Knockout and Killing Techniques, an explanation and demonstration of the 48 Essential Self Defense Applications, Chinese cures for Martial Arts Injuries, Resuscitation Techniques and much much more!< Less
The Martial Arts - the essence (bilingual - color) By Mark W.J.M. Sterke
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The Martial Arts - the essence De martiale kunsten - de essentie (color edition). The author researched the techniques, tactics and tenets of about 40 schools with a factor and frequency analyses.... More > The results comprise all prototypical techniques and tenets of traditional Japanese martial arts and Chinese classical philosophies. He created nine movement-patterns and 35 blank verses based on these exemplary techniques and concepts. The first proclamation of the development took place in 1987. In later years there were two scientific researches and several evaluations. This system of "all best techniques and concepts" could be rightly called the 'The Martial Arts'. Qua contents this system is unique in the world. The exercises for self-defence, health and long life consist of the most important basic exercises, which are specially developed for the masters of Bujutsu and Budo. www.shintairyu.nl; http://stores.lulu.com/Shintairyu; ISBN 978-1-4467-3153-6.< Less
The Martial Arts - the essence (bilingual - color) By Mark W.J.M. Sterke
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The Martial Arts - the essence De martiale kunsten - de essentie (color edition). The author researched the techniques, tactics and tenets of about 40 schools with a factor and frequency analyses.... More > The results comprise all prototypical techniques and tenets of traditional Japanese martial arts and Chinese classical philosophies. He created nine movement-patterns and 35 blank verses based on these exemplary techniques and concepts. The first proclamation of the development took place in 1987. In later years there were two scientific researches and several evaluations. This system of "all best techniques and concepts" could be rightly called the 'The Martial Arts'. Qua contents this system is unique in the world. The exercises for self-defence, health and long life consist of the most important basic exercises, which are specially developed for the masters of Bujutsu and Budo. www.shintairyu.nl; http://stores.lulu.com/Shintairyu; ISBN 978-1-4467-3153-6.< Less
Full Contact Wing Chun Rules By Martial Arts Reconstruction Organization
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Rules for full-contact Wing Chun competitions. Developed with the help of existing Chi-Sao Rules, the Wing Chun Fight Club's list of MMA fouls, and the Martial Arts Planet kung fu forums.
Full Contact Wing Chun Rules By Martial Arts Reconstruction Organization
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Rules for full-contact Wing Chun competitions. Developed with the help of existing Chi-Sao Rules, the Wing Chun Fight Club's list of MMA fouls, and the Martial Arts Planet kung fu forums.
The Martial Arts, the essence - De martiale kunsten, de essentie By Mark W.J.M. Sterke
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The many still existing martial arts traditions of Japan and China shows a great variety with regard to subject matter. Every school knew a large number of effective techniques and tenets. The author... More > researched the techniques, tactics and tenets of more than 40 schools with a factor and frequency analysis. The results comprise all prototypical techniques and tenets of traditional Japanese martial arts and Chinese classical philosophies. He created nine movement-patterns (Kata) and 35 blank verses (Kuden) based on these exemplary techniques and concepts. This system of "all best techniques and concepts" could be rightly called the 'The Martial Arts'. Many practitioners of the Budo will find the Kata a desired addition. It is a complete method of self-defence. The book has hundreds of illustrations and is bilingual: English and Dutch. Includes the complete and original makimono of the Shin tai ryu.< Less
The Official Constitution of the Universal Martial Arts Federation By Mark D Bishop
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A way forward for many independently minded martial artists; this is the Official Booklet of the Universal Martial Arts Federation (UMAF), a worldwide organisation set up to register practitioners,... More > styles (new & old), schools, clubs and dojo that believe in non-aggressive martial arts as a method of achieving health, longevity, self-defence and a means of giving to society, without the emphasis on taking life. The booklet gives examples of grading systems, guidelines on expected conduct, as well as listing the officers of the UMAF and how to contact them for registration and advice. New styles are encouraged to develop, alongside established systems, while non-damaging forms of self-defence, along with martial-art-based methods of repairing bodies and minds (such as anma, shiatsu, dynamic bodywork & katsu)that have been affected by previous improper and damaging training, are also encouraged.< Less