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Bubishi: The Classic Manual of Combat

by Patrick McCarthy

Treasured for centuries by karate's top masters, Bubishi is a classic Chinese work on philosophy, strategy, medicine and technique as they relate to the martial arts. Referred to as "the bible of karate" by...


Beyond the Battleground: Classic Strategies from the Yijing and Baguazhang for Managing Crisis Situations

by Tom Bisio

Drawing on ideas from classical military strategy, the Yijing (Book of Changes), and Chinese martial arts theory, Tom Bisio presents a fascinating exploration of how insights from these sources can be deployed...


Prepper Guns: Firearms, Ammo, Tools, and Techniques You Will Need to Survive the Coming Collapse

by Bryce M. Towsley

Food, water, and shelter are very important to survival. But you must also be ready to protect what is yours, because if somebody stronger, better prepared, and better equipped takes it all away, you will die....


The Shotokan Karate Bible 2nd edition

by Ashley P. Martin

An authoritative text supporting the newcomer to karate with all they need to know, up to black belt level.

Packed with photographs detailing techniques and kata (the combinations of techniques students need...


The Book of Five Rings

by Musashi Miyamoto

Miyamoto Musashi's Go Rin no Sho or the book of five rings, is considered a classic treatise on military strategy, much like Sun Tzu's The Art of War and Chanakya's Arthashastra. The five "books" refer to the...


Complete Krav Maga: The Ultimate Guide to Over 250 Self-Defense and Combative Techniques

by Darren Levine & John Whitman

“Darren Levine has my unqualified support and gratitude for his contributions to Krav Maga.” –Imi Lichtenfeld, founder of Krav Maga

THE TOP-SELLING GUIDE TO KRAV MAGA IN AN UPDATED AND EXPANDED EDITION

All...


Advanced Longsword: Form and Function

by Guy Windsor

This book builds on the foundation laid in The Medieval Longsword, and teaches you how to train Fiore dei Liberi's Art of Arms, as shown in his 1410 manuscript ll Fior di Battaglia. Renowned swordsman and author...


Okinawan Kobudo: The History, Tools, and Techniques of the Ancient Martial Art

by Andrea Guarelli

Japan’s Ryukyu archipelago was the birthplace of two methods of self-defense now practiced worldwide: Okinawan Karate and Ryukyu Kobujutsu, known as Okinawan Kobudo. Kobudo is the study of weapons adapted...


The Fighter Within: Everyone Has A Fight-Insights into the Minds and Souls of True Champions

by Christopher Olech & Bas Rutten

Enter the minds of some of the martial arts world's most respected fighters and trainers.

The Fighter Within is an inspirational book for Mixed Martial Arts fans which brings insider stories, heartfelt moments...


The Crippler: Cage Fighting and My Life on the Edge

by Chris Leben & Daniel J. Patinkin

It takes a certain kind of person to do whatever is necessary to make a living as a mixed martial arts fighter. And it takes another kind of person to stand out from all the rest as both a wild man and a rock...


Rowdy Rousey: Ronda Rousey's Fight to the Top

by Mike Straka & Chael Sonnen

Already a superstar in the MMA and entertainment worlds, Ronda Rousey's devastating 34-second KO of Bethe Correia vaulted her into the mainstream like never before. From her undefeated exploits in The Octagon...


Not Afraid: On Fear, Heartbreak, Raising a Baby Girl, and Cage Fighting

by Daniele Bolelli

This book is a meditation on facing fear, heartbreak, and mortality. In his own irreverent and inimitable style, Daniele Bolelli tells the story of his courtship and marriage, which would have been a sweet story...


Fighting with the German Longsword -- Revised and Expanded Edition

by Christian Tobler

Recorded over six centuries ago, the teachings of the 14th-century Master-at-Arms Johannes Liechtenauer have been given new life by a world-wide community of modern swordsmen and women, fascinated by the elegance,...


The Emergency Survival Manual: 294 Life-Saving Skills

by Joseph Pred & The Editors of Outdoor Life

Assess. Respond. Protect. From break-ins to basement flooding to broken bones, in the Emergency Survival Manual you'll find everything you need to be prepared for any emergency that comes your way. With the...


The Three Ways of Tao

by Daniele Flavio

For the first time the secrets of the creative movement have been unlocked by a Master of internal arts, Flavio Daniele, who has been able to convert his deep comprehension of the ancient traditions to which...


Bruce Lee: The Art of Expressing the Human Body

by Bruce Lee & John Little

Learn the secrets to obtaining Bruce Lee's astounding physique with this insightful martial arts training book.

The Art of Expressing the Human Body, a title coined by Bruce Lee himself to describe his approach...


SAS Combat Handbook

by Barry Davies

An SAS soldier explains the battle history of this prestigious military service, while teaching how you can defend yourself in both hand-to-hand and military combat.

Seventy years after its inception, the Special...


The Path of the Ninja: An Englishman's Quest to Master the Secrets of Japan's Invisible Assassins

by Martin Faulks

By turns thrilling, funny and spiritually enlightening, this is the real-life Martial Arts adventure.

Martin Faulks grew up in a Norfolk village. Returning from library with a friend one day they were attacked...


An Approach to Ip Man Style Wing Chun

by Wayne Belonoha

An Approach to Ip Man Style Wing Chun is a practical new beginner's guide to Wing Chun by a certified instructor in the Ip Man lineage. Pan American Triple Gold Medalist Wayne Belonoha provides the fundamentals...


The Tao of Wing Chun: The History and Principles of China's Most Explosive Martial Art

by John Little & Danny Xuan

Wing Chun is the most popular form of Chinese Kung Fu in the world today, with over four million practitioners. The art as it is presently understood has been handed down from teacher to student for more than...