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Everyday Qigong Practice

by Richard Bertschinger

<p>Early-stage Qigong practitioners often find it difficult to establish a daily Qigong practice. This useful handbook teaches simple Qigong exercises that can be easily practised in the home every day.</p> <p>The book provides guidance for a ...

ISBN: 9780857010971

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Extreme Survival

The Krav Maga Solution to Active Shooter, Carjacking and Home Invasion Situations

by Gershon Ben Keren

<p><p>The result of extensive research including an analysis of over 140 active shooter/killer incidents,&nbsp;<i>Krav Maga Extreme Survival&nbsp;</i>provides an apolitical view of personal safety concentrating on practical methods to survive ...

ISBN: 9780804850285

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Extreme Unarmed Combat

Hand-to-Hand Fighting Skills From The World's Elite Military Units

by Martin J Dougherty

Duck punch, cover block and knee strike. Boxing, wrestling and Ju-Jitsu. Gameplan, lines of attack and final disengagement. If you can’t take flight, you’re going to have to fight. <i>Extreme Unarmed Combat</i> is an authoritative handbook on an

ISBN: 9781782740957

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Face Your Fears

by Soa Palelei

'I'd stare at my opponent from across that cage and think, What the f**k are you gonna do to me? Nothing's gonna break me, you don't know where I've been.'<BR><BR>From fighting to survive as a kid to doing combat in the world's most brutal ...

ISBN: 9780143799979

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Fighter

by Andy Lee & Niall Kelly

<p>An epic and moving journey, from the backstreets of London and Limerick to the summit of the world’s most unforgiving sport.</p> <p>In 2005, at the age of twenty, Andy Lee left Ireland to make it in the harsh world of professional boxing. ...

ISBN: 9780717183456

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Fighting Chance

Winners and Losers in the Ultimate Risk Business

by Derrick Allsop

<p>Few sports polarise public opinion as boxing does. Some contend that it is repugnant and barbaric, for others a legitimate, regulated contest of skill, strength and willpower. What cannot be denied is that the fight game has produced some of ...

ISBN: 9781780573267

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Filipino Martial Arts

Exploring the Depths

by Peter A.H. Lewis

<p>The indigenous martial arts of the Philippines archipelago are known by a variety of names including Arnis, Arnis de Mano, Eskrima or Escrima, and are widely respected for the development of combat-effective defensive strategies and skills. ...

ISBN: 9781785001581

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Four Kings

Leonard, Hagler, Hearns, Duran and the Last Great Era of Boxing

by George Kimball

<p>By the late 1970s, boxing had lapsed into a moribund state and interest in it was on the wane. In 1980, however, the sport was resuscitated by a riveting series of bouts involving an improbably dissimilar quartet: Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvelous

ISBN: 9781780572567

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Global Perspectives on Women in Combat Sports

Women Warriors around the World

by Alex Channon & Christopher R. Matthews

<p >This volume presents a wide-reaching overview of contemporary research and scholarship on women's engagement in a range of combat sports across the world. Including chapters on boxing, wrestling, mixed martial arts, and various other ...

ISBN: 9781137439376

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Hagakure (Shambhala Pocket Classic)

by Yamamoto Tsunetomo

<i>Hagakure</i> is a treatise on the samurai code written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo, an eighteenth-century samurai. It's a guide, organized as a loose collection of thoughts, on how samurai should conduct themselves. This philosophy--bushido, or ...

ISBN: 9781611801873

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Healthy and Fit with Tai Chi

Perfect Your Posture, Balance, and Breathing

by Sifu Peter Newton

<p>Most of us, if we were honest with ourselves, would admit we have little understanding of how to look after our physical body well. Breathing, bending, stretching, sitting, standing, walking and running seem to just happen naturally. Too ...

ISBN: 9781844098255

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How Not to Get Hit

The Art of Fighting Without Fighting

by Nathaniel Cooke

<p>The average person isn't looking to be in a situation where fists are going to fly, but many of us have found ourselves there anyway. At that moment, it's probably too late to do anything about it. But how do we change circumstances so those ...

ISBN: 9780804848817

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HSING-I CHUAN

The Practice of Heart and Mind Boxing

by James McMeil & Andrew Jackson

<p>Hsing-I is one of the true treasures of the internal martial arts. Based on ancient Taoist philosophy, it has both the capacity to be used as a devastating martial art alongside its ability to improve the health of a practitioner by promoting

ISBN: 9781912562688

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I'm A Little Special

A Muhammad Ali Reader

by Gerald Early

<p><em>I'm A Little Special: A Muhammad Ali Reader</em> collects 30 of the best pieces ever written about this sporting legend in an anthology by the greatest about the Greatest. Muhammad Ali's story is told by a stellar array of authors, ...

ISBN: 9781448130504

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I'm Sorry, I Love You: A History of Professional Wrestling

by Jim Smallman

<p><strong>'Clever, funny, authoritative and illuminating' - Times Literary Supplement</strong></p> <p><strong>'Filled with passion, humour, and a little bit of welcome weirdness. A must-read for every die-hard wrestling fan' - Mick ...

ISBN: 9781472254214

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Japan The Ultimate Samurai Guide

An Insider Looks at the Japanese Martial Arts and Surviving in the Land of Bushido and Zen

by Alexander Bennett

<p><b>Part Samurai history, part martial arts guide, this is THE book for anyone interested in Japan's fabled Samurai culture.</b></p><p>Author Alexander Bennett is the ultimate insider, holding multiple black belts in Kendo and Naginata as well

ISBN: 9784805313756

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Joshua

by John Dennen

<p>Over the last 8 years Anthony Joshua has pounded his way to the top of the boxing world. In April 2017 he faced the legendary Ukrainian, Wladimir Klitschko, in the fight that commentators have labelled the heavyweight fight of the century. ...

ISBN: 9781473549197

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Judo Formal Techniques

A Basic Guide to Throwing and Grappling

by Donn F. Draeger

<p><i>Judo Formal Techniques </i>is 'The most detailed explanation of Judo that has ever been published' (<i>The Japan Times</i>). A comprehensive training manual to the basic 'free practice' forms of Kodokan Judo (the Randori no Kata), the book

ISBN: 9780804851480

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Karate

The Art of "Empty Hand" Fighting

by Hidetaka Nishiyama

<p><i>Karate: The Art of "Empty-Hand" Fighting </i>is the definitive guide to Shotokan Karate — the most widely practiced style of Karate — and has inspired millions of Karate practitioners worldwide. Authored by one of the great masters of the ...

ISBN: 9780804851220

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Karate for Kids

by Robin L. Rielly

<p>A fun and accessible introduction to studying karate—designed specifically with the interests and capabilities of young martial artists in mind. First-time martial arts students are not just starting a program of physical and mental practice.

ISBN: 9780804835343

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