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My Pocket Tai Chi : Improve Focus. Reduce Stress. Find Balance.

By: Adams Media

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Adams Media: 2018

Seller ID: 9781507207246

ISBN: 1507207247

Condition: New


This essential take-anywhere guide explains the numerous mindfulness benefits of tai chi and shows how to use this ancient martial art to reduce stress and improve overall wellness. Often called "moving mediation," tai chi is an ancient practice with numerous health benefits our modern, over-stressed society needs. Not only is tai chi a proven stress reliever, it's also been shown to increase balance, flexibility, and strength, and improve muscle tone, sleep, mood, and overall sense of well-being. This book teaches readers the essential principles and techniques of tai chi while showing ... View more info

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Boxing: The Greatest Fighters of the 20th Century # A Complete Guide to the Top Names in Boxing, Shown in Over 200 Dynamic Photographs

By: Chris King

Price: $41.95

Publisher: UK, Lorenz Books: 2013

Seller ID: 003118

ISBN: 0754828166

Condition: New


This is a celebration of the top 14 greatest boxers of all time, as well as an overview of the new stars of the 21st century. It features Jack Johnson, Jack Dempsey, Joe Louis, Sugar Ray Robinson, Rocky Marciano, Muhammad Ali, Roberto Duran, Larry Holmes, Marvin Hagler, Sugar Ray Leonard, Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr, Oscar De La Hoya and Manny Pacquiao. It includes modern-day fighters such as Nikolay Valuev, Lennox Lewis, Vitali Klitschko, Floyd Mayweather Jr, Antonio Margarito, Marco Antonio Barrera and Erik Morales. It explores the fascinating history of boxing, from the ancient Greek Olympics ... View more info

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On the Warrior's Path [Second Edition] Philosophy, Fighting and Martial Arts Mythology

By: Daniele Bolelli

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Blue Snake Books: 2008

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9781583942192

ISBN: 158394219X

Condition: New


The urge to forge one's character by fighting, in daily life as well as on the mat, appeals to something deep within us. More than a collection of fighting techniques, martial arts constitute a path to developing body, spirit, and awareness. On the Warrior's Path connects the martial arts with this larger perspective, merging subtle philosophies with no-holds-barred competition, Nietzsche with Bruce Lee, radical Taoism and Buddhism with the Star Wars Trilogy, traditional martial arts with basketball and American Indian culture. At the center of all these phenomena is the warrior. Though this a... View more info

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The Last Showman: The life and times of an Outback tent-boxing legend Fred Brophy

By: Fred Brophy and Sue Williams

Price: $29.95  $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 2014

Seller ID: 003320

ISBN: 192190190X

Condition: New


My life has been a mad travelling show, meeting some of the strangest and greatest people who've ever lived. I've had my fair share of trouble and I'm lucky to be here. But I've always been a showman and I've done my best to preserve a precious part of an old Australia that's fast disappearing.' Son of a sideshow operator and trapeze artist, fourth-generation showman Fred Brophy grew up on the road, travelling the length and breadth of Australia. He did time in jail as a wild teenager before establishing his own successful boxing tent. It has become a star attraction in the Outback and is no... View more info

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Boxing in Australia

By: Grantlee Kieza

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, NLA Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003786

ISBN: 0642278741

Condition: New


This book looks at boxing in Australia from early European settlement to the present day. It describes all the famous fights and all the best-known Aussie boxers, including Lionel Rose, Les Darcy, Jeff Fenech, Kostya Tszyu, Tony and Anthony Mundine, and many more. Boxing in Australia is packed with personalities, stories and stats from boxing history, presented in an accessible style. Text boxes throughout the book give additional snippets of information that can be dipped into and read as stand-alone pieces. There are also profile boxes, which give vital statistics for key boxers in the book. View more info

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The Warrior Within : The Philosophies of Bruce Lee

By: John Little

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Chartwell Books: 2016

Seller ID: 9780785834441

ISBN: 0785834443

Condition: New


Inspire and educate yourself with this comprehensive guide to the tactful and legendary ways of renowned martial arts master, Bruce Lee! During his lifetime, legendary martial artist Bruce Lee formulated a complex personal philosophy--a synthesis of Eastern and Western ideals--that extolled the virtues of knowledge and total mastery of one's self. However, most of his philosophical writings could be found only within the personal library of the Bruce Lee estate--until now. The Warrior Within is the most comprehensive volume of these teachings, meant to help you apply Lee's philosophies to y... View more info

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Martial Arts Basics: Karate

By: Kevin Healy

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Connections Book Publishing Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 002495

ISBN: 1859063314

Condition: New


This new series of illustrated paperbacks is designed to provide clear, expert advice for enthusiasts of the fastest growing martial arts, and sets new standards for martial art instruction. Each title is written by a highly qualified master/ teacher who has been closely involved in the creation of the illustrations to ensure their accuracy. The double page spreads display clear step-by-step instructions for common techniques, presenting each conveniently for practice purposes. View more info

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Martial Arts Basics: Ju-jitsu

By: Kevin Pell

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Connections Book Publishing Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 002493

ISBN: 1859063322

Condition: New


This new series of illustrated paperbacks is designed to provide clear, expert advice for enthusiasts of the fastest growing martial arts, and sets new standards for martial art instruction. Each title is written by a highly qualified master/ teacher who has been closely involved in the creation of the illustrations to ensure their accuracy. The double page spreads display clear step-by-step instructions for common techniques, presenting each conveniently for practice purposes. View more info

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Boxing for MMA: Building the Fistic Edge in Competition & Self-Defense for Men & Women

By: Mark Hatmaker

Price: $22.95

Publisher: USA, Tracks Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 000493

ISBN: 1935937626

Condition: New


Although dramatic head kicks and garrote-tight submissions may get most of the airplay in highlight reels, the stats show that punching combinations and knockouts reap more MMA victories than any other fighting technique. This boxing primer not only covers the basics, including stance, footwork, punches, and combinations, it takes these boxing skills and views them through an MMA prism that addresses the realities of the mixed martial arts game. While there are some must-know fistic skills for MMA, there are also more than a few boxing tactics that will get you smashed in MMA. "Boxing for MMA"... View more info

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Martial Arts Basics: Thai Boxing

By: Martin Folan

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Connections Book Publishing Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 002496

ISBN: 1859063349

Condition: New


This new series of illustrated paperbacks is designed to provide clear, expert advice for enthusiasts of the fastest growing martial arts, and sets new standards for martial art instruction. Each title is written by a highly qualified master/ teacher who has been closely involved in the creation of the illustrations to ensure their accuracy. The double page spreads display clear step-by-step instructions for common techniques, presenting each conveniently for practice purposes. View more info

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The Way of Power: Reaching Full Strength in Body and Mind [used book][rare]

By: Master Lam Kamchuen

Price: $95.00

Publisher: UK, Gaia Books: 2003

Seller ID: 001690

ISBN: 1856751988

Condition: Good


The internal energy techniques that produce the power of mind and body for which Chinese masters are renowned. These are known in China as Da Cheng Chuan - The Great Accomplishment. They feature classical Chi Kung exercises, but also movements drawn from the most powerful martial arts. View more info

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Martial Arts Basics: Judo

By: Roger Marks

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Connections Book Publishing Ltd: 2011

Seller ID: 002494

ISBN: 1859063330

Condition: New


This new series of illustrated paperbacks is designed to provide clear, expert advice for enthusiasts of the fastest growing martial arts, and sets new standards for martial art instruction. Each title is written by a highly qualified master/ teacher who has been closely involved in the creation of the illustrations to ensure their accuracy. The double page spreads display clear step-by-step instructions for common techniques, presenting each conveniently for practice purposes. View more info

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The Unfettered Mind : Writings from A Zen Master to a Master Swordsman

By: Takuan Soho

Price: $32.95

Publisher: USA, Shambhala: 2012

Seller ID: 9781590309865

ISBN: 1590309863

Condition: New


This classic samurai-era text fused Japanese swordsmanship with Zen and influenced the direction that the art has taken ever since. Written by the seventeenth-century Zen master Takuan Soho (1573-1645), The Unfettered Mind is a book of advice on swordsmanship and the cultivation of right mind and intention. It was written as a guide for the samurai Yagyu Munenori, who was a great swordsman and rival to the legendary Miyamoto Musashi. Takuan was a giant in the history of Zen; he was also a gardener, calligrapher, poet, author, adviser to samurai and shoguns, and a pivotal figure in Zen painting... View more info

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Kung Fu Dragon Pole [used book]

By: William Cheung

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Black Belt Communications: 1989

Seller ID: 001689

ISBN: 0897501071

Condition: Good


William Cheung, wing chun teacher, student of Yip Man and a member of the Black Belt Hall of Fame (1983, Kung Fu Artist of the Year), covers the techniques and history of the dragon pole, wing chun warm-up exercises and training drils for the dragon pole. This weapon, the most effective form of the staff and long pole, was developed by Gee Sin. Combines wing chun with dragon-pole techniques for increased efficacy. View more info