182 books (10 pages) in this category
The Fight Game's Darkest Days
by Thomas Myler
<p>In <em>Boxing's Hall of Shame</em>, Thomas Myler tells the inside stories of the real fight game. He reveals the sport's heroes and villains, mobsters and fixers, its shame and sorrows, providing the reader with a ringside seat at boxing's ...eBook
Lessons from Japan's Warrior Culture
by Thomas Cleary
<p>One of the best known translators of the wisdom of Asia, Thomas Cleary now adds a new book to his samurai canon with <i>Samurai Wisdom</i>, new translations of five classic works on “bushido.” His previous works, <i>Code of the Samurai</i> ...
The Ultimate Guide to Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts Combat
by Alexandre "Gigi" Paiva
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a guide to the most effective and devastating techniques in popular martial arts by World Champion and BJJ legend Alexandre Paiva. The book contains over 1,000 full color photographs demonstrating the moves that made the ...
Artist of Life
by John Little
A rare, never-before-seen collection of Lee's private letters and writing, offering insight into the many facets of his life, including his poetry, life philosophies, and his thoughts on martial arts, love, fatherhood, friendship. A fascinating ...
The Celebrated Life of the Golden Dragon
by John Little
<p>The first compilation of Bruce Lee photographs published in association with the <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Bruce Lee estate. This book reveals the full range of Lee's talents. It includes rare </span><span ...
Bruce Lee's Commentaries on the Martial Way
by John Little
<p>Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do is the seminal book presenting the martial art created <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">by Bruce Lee himself as described in his own notes and writings. </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Jeet Kune Do
Commentaries on the Chinese Martial Arts
by Bruce Lee
<p>In the months leading up to his death, Bruce Lee was working on this definitive study of the Chinese martial arts collectively known as Kung Fu or Gung Fu. This book has now been edited and is published here for the first time in its ...
The Classic Manual of Combat
by Patrick McCarthy
<p>Treasured for centuries by karate's top masters, the Bubishi is a classic <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Chinese work on philosophy, strategy, medicine, and technique as they relate </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">to ...
The Samurai Code of Japan
by Inazo Nitobe
<p><i>Bushido: The Samurai Code of Japan</i> is one of the most influential books ever written on “the way of the warrior.” A classic study of Japanese culture, the book outlines the moral code of the Samurai way of living and the virtues every ...
Techniques of Hsing-i and Pa-kua
by Allen Pittman
by Hilary Lissenden
A comprehensive, practical guide to non-contact boxing - looks at workouts in an individual, group or class setting. Learn how to improve clients' body composition, heart-lung stamina, strength, speed, co-ordination, balance and flexibility. It ...
by John J. Donohue
The Root of Energy, Vitality, and Spirit
by David W. Clippinger
<p>How can Qi offer you the means, tools and will to live a life of balance?</p> <p>Explaining what Qi is, where it comes from, how we use it, and how we can cultivate it in order to achieve wholeness and balance, this much-needed book combineseBook
by Barry McGuigan
<p>On a hot summer's night, in June 1985, in one of the most emotionally charged fights of all time, Barry McGuigan beat Eusebio Pedroza to become the featherweight champion of the world. An epic battle that lasted a full 15 rounds, it remains ...eBook
by Damo Mitchell, Paul Mitchell, Lauren Faithfull & others
<p>This collection of fascinating short reads on Daoist thought, including Chinese medicine brings together some of the most popular articles from the Scholar Sage online magazine, alongside new material from Damo Mitchell. It ...eBook
a Storey Street novel
by Phil Earle
<p><em><strong>CBBC Book of the Month, June 2017</strong></em></p> <p><strong>P****erfect for fans of David Walliams, Roald Dahl and Liz Pichon, this is a</strong> <strong>hilarious and warm-hearted story about family, friends and wrestling ...eBook
Cape Breton's Boxing Legends 1946-1970
by Paul MacDougall
<i>Distinction Earned</i> highlights the accomplishments of significant Cape Breton fighters like George “Rockabye” Ross (about who MacDougall has also penned a play), Tyrone Gardiner, Blair Richardson and Francis “Rocky” MacDougall and trainerseBook
Death and Life in the Boxing Ring
by Elliot Worsell
<p><em>'There's a kindness in beating a man badly, and that kindness is based on correctness,' Chris Eubank</em></p> <p>March 2016: boxer Chris Eubank Jr punches his opponent, Nick Blackwell, into a coma. Blackwell dies momentarily, before ...eBook
by Peter Wilson
<p>This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.</p> ...eBook
by Rudraneil Sengupta
<p>'When I'm on the mat, I'm so filled with this awareness that the slightest touch feels like electricity to my body, and my body reacts to that the same way it would have reacted if I touched a livewire.' Wrestling, kushti, rules the ...eBook