Antony Cummins - Sports & Recreation - 2012 - 216 pages
Secret Traditions of the Shinobi will enthrall martial artists eager to learn the real skills of the shinobi, as well as anyone interested in this exciting period of Japanese history and espionage. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Li Wen-Bin, Shrang Zhi-Rong, Li Hong - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 312 pages
While focusing on Shang-style Xingyiquan (derived from author Li Wen-Bin's training under Grandmaster Shang Yun-Xiang), this book clearly breaks down the fundamentals of those movements and forms found in all of Xingyiquan (and other ...
Gao Yisheng - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 448 pages
This edition includes rare photos of important masters in the Gao lineage, lineage charts, biographies, and other updates, making it the essential companion for anyone studying Gao style and a useful guide for any practitioner of baguazhang ...
Phillip Starr - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 224 pages
How To Use This Book 3.Basic Conditioning Exercises 4.In The Beginning 5.Structure and Alignment 6.Training the Breath 7.The Nature Of Qi 8.Let's Get Engaged! 9.Beginning With Stillness 10.The Breath Coiling Form 11.The Secret Of Tendon ...
Freya Boedicker, Martin Boedicker - Philosophy - 2011 - 120 pages
The Philosophy of Tai Chi Chuan offers readers a direct connection with the concepts that form the foundation of Tai Chi, inspiring a deeper understanding of the art and its applications. From the Hardcover edition.
Lee Wedlake - Sports & Recreation - 2015 - 384 pages
Having collected the general rules of motion and the numerous fine points of Kenpo, the book is a standout in the genre. • COMPREHENSIVE TREATMENT of the Kenpo Karate system provides a progression of teaching curricula for beginning, ...
Jin Yunting - Sports & Recreation - 2015 - 176 pages
Designed as a primer or introductory reader and filled with photos, illustrations, and descriptive text, this authentic manual introduces the Five Elements of Xingyi—Splitting Fist, Drilling Fist, Smashing Fist, Pounding Fist, and ...
Robert Tangora - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 160 pages
Part theoretical treatise, part training manual, this book facilitates a deeper understanding of "internal" movement and training for students of T'ai Chi and other internal martial arts.
Rebecca Lee - Fiction - 2013 - 256 pages
Rebecca Lee, one of our most gifted and original short story writers, guides readers into a range of landscapes, both foreign and domestic, crafting stories as rich as novels.
John Maki Evans - Sports & Recreation - 2011 - 160 pages
Filled with fascinating anecdotes from Evans’s training in Japan, Kurikara is a useful, inspiring guide to Japanese sword practice and its spiritual underpinnings. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Yang Chengfu - Sports & Recreation - 2012 - 160 pages
The translator investigates and compares several early taijiquan books in order to help explain the roles played by two of Yang Chengfu's students, Dong Yingjie and Zheng Manqing, in bringing Yang Chengfu's words and teachings into print ...