171 books (9 pages) in this category
The Real Story Behind the Japanese Warrior Myth That Shatters the Bushido Mystique
by Antony Cummins
<p>The myths of the noble Samurai and the sinister Ninja are filled with romantic fantasy and fallacy. Samurai and Ninja expert Antony Cummins shatters the myths and exposes the true nature of these very real--and very lethal--medieval Japanese ...
42 Martial Secrets from Musashi's 'Book of Five Rings'
by Bl De Mente
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 Legacy of Ric Flair and the Rise of Charlotte
by Ric Flair
WOOOOOO! Are you ready for this, WWE Universe? For the first time ever, WWE’s illustrious father-daughter duo "Nature Boy" Ric Flair and Charlotte come together to tell their legendary story. Ric Flair is a 16-time World Champion and ...
The Martial Arts of Feudal Japan
by Adele Westbrook
<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;"><i>Secrets of the Samurai</i> is the definitive study of the martial arts of feudal Japan, </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">explaining in detail the weapons, techniques, strategies, and ...
by Baron De Bazancourt
<p>This vintage book contains a fascinating, engaging, and thoroughly enjoyable book concerning fencing. A gentleman delivers a series of lectures over a period of eleven evenings on the subject of fencing, dealing with the fundamentals of the ...eBook
An Amateur in the Ring
by George Plimpton
<p><strong>From the author of <em>Paper Lion</em></strong></p> <p>Stepping into the ring against light-heavyweight champion Archie Moore, George Plimpton pauses to wonder what ever induced him to become a participatory journalist. Bloodied but ...eBook
by Stan Schmidt
<p>While the Japan Karate Association (JKA) was starting to send out pioneering instructors to teach karate around the world, Stan Schmidt became a pioneer of a slightly different kind. While the Japanese instructors wanted to show the world ...eBook
by Darren Yas Parr
<p>The role of the strength and conditioning coach for a combat athlete is to perform a needs analysis in which both the fighter as an individual and the sport itself are assessed in order to develop a high-performance programme. This might ...eBook
by Andy Burns & Mike Callan
<p>Judo is a dynamic Olympic sport that requires a wide range of physical attributes and skills. It is the second largest participation sport in the world after football, and estimates suggest there are 20 million judoka (practitioners of judo) ...eBook
<p><i>The complete step-by-step guide to a stronger, sculpted body.</i></p> <p>Build a better body with this essential handbook to strength training for men and women of all abilities. Step-by-step instructions and tailor-made programmes will ...
Bruce Lee's Wisdom for Daily Living
by John Little
<p>Within the pages of <i>Striking Thoughts</i>, you will find the secrets of Bruce Lee's <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">amazing success? as an actor, martial artist, and inspiration to the world. </span><span style="line-height: ...
Everything You Need to Get Started in Taekwondo - from Basic Kicks to Training and Competition
by Scott Shaw
<div><span style="background-color: rgb(246, 246, 246);">Are you planning to learn Taekwondo, but don't know where to begin? Are you looking for a teacher? Are you taking a class but confused by the technical terms used for the kicks and ...
Hone Your Competitive Edge for Mixed Martial Arts
by Steve Snyder
Hone Your Competitive Edge for Mixed Martial Arts [Dvd Included]
by Tony Kemerly
<p>The Korean martial art of Taekwondo (TKD) is practiced by nearly seventy million <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">people, making it one of the most popular martial arts in the world. </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">With ...
Becoming One with the Tao
by Toyo Kobayashi
<p>An introduction to the ancient Chinese Taoist system of exercise from recognised experts.</p><div>Well-known Tai Chi Chuan teachers Toyo and Petra Kobayashi present the art of classic Tai Chi Chuan in this highly informative introduction
by Robert Sheaffer
<p>When he stumbles by chance into a backstreet teashop to shelter from the unrelenting Taipei rain, the author begins a journey that will lead him to the wisdom of the Adept Shun Yuan of the Heavenly Dragon sect, an order of esoteric Buddhism ...eBook
An Illustrated Guide to the Muscles Used for Each Strike, Kick, and Throw
by Lily Chou
<DIV>Guide details muscles used during common martial arts moves and how to more effectively prevent injury and gain strength. Features more than 100 comprehensive illustrations. Includes examples of stretches to protect specific muscles in each
Lessons in Budo from a Ninja Master
by Sleiman Azizi
<div><p>This masterfully crafted guide to <i>ninjutsu </i>or <i>budo </i>explores in depth the history, culture, and philosophy of this fascinating and enduring Japanese martial art.</p> <p>Budo is one of the least understood forms of art in ...
From WWE's The New Day
by The New Day
WWE's Reigning RAW champion tag team, The New Day, presents the ultimate guide into their storyline world. Narrated by The New Day, their new book, <i>The Book of Booty: Shake It. Love It. Never Be It (It's Twerked For Us!)</i> is the only ...