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All-in Fighting

by W.E. Fairbairn

The author of this concise guide to unarmed combat and self-defence is a legend. W. E. Fairbairn (1885-1960) spent over thirty years in the tough environment of the Riot Squads of China's Shanghai Municipal...


Ultimate Mind Control

by Dr. Haha Lung & Chris Prowant

Drawn from sources deep in China and India, the long-lost secrets of mastering the mental arts of Ame-tsuchi-jitsu are now revealed by martial-arts master Dr. Haha Lung. Those with the courage to explore these...


Mixed Martial Arts Unleashed: Mastering the Most Effective Moves for Victory

by Mickey Dimic & Christopher Miller

Get what it takes to win-and unleash the ultimate fighter in you

Think you know your way around the cage? Think again. Mixed martial arts powerhouse Mickey Dimic, two-time middleweight world champion and Hall...


Tao of Jeet Kune Do: New Expanded Edition

by Bruce Lee

Compiled from Bruce Lee’s notes and essays and originally published in 1975, Tao of Jeet Kune Do is the best-selling martial arts book in the world. This iconic work explains the science and philosophy behind...


A Book of Five Rings

by Miyamoto Musashi & Victor Harris

The definitive translation now encompassing never-before-seen images, including artwork by Musashi himself.

Japan's business executives have long applied Musashi's teachings to their business methods. This book...


Krav Maga: Use Your Body as a Weapon

by Boaz Aviram

The noncompetitive self-defense technique known as Krav Maga originally began in the Israeli Defense Force, of which author Boaz Aviram has been a long-standing member. Krav Maga combines fighting techniques...


When Buddhists Attack: The Curious Relationship Between Zen and the Martial Arts

by Jeffrey K. Mann & Patrick McCarthy

Film, television and popular fiction have long exploited the image of the serene Buddhist monk who is master of the deadly craft of hand-to-hand combat. While the media overly romanticizes the relationship between...


Japan's Ultimate Martial Art: Jujitsu Before 1882 The Classical Japanese Art of Self-Defense

by Darrell Max Max Craig

Predecessor of Judo and precursor of today's ultimate fighting styles, Jujitsu is a martial art developed by the elite samurai class during Japan's feudal days. For centuries, this method of unarmed self-defense...


Tao of Jeet Kune Do: New Expanded Edition

by Bruce Lee

Compiled from Bruce Lee’s notes and essays and originally published in 1975, this iconic volume is one of the seminal martial arts guides of its time. The science and philosophy behind the fighting system...


Knife Throwing: A Practical Guide

by Harry McEvoy

A concise, informative book on "the sport of the pioneers". Knife Throwing includes beginning and advanced throwing techniques and covers everything from home practice to hunting methods with accurate instructions....


The Ultimate Mixed Martial Arts Training Guide

by Danny Plyler & Chad Seibert

A Must-Have Resource for all Warrior Athletes

Regardless of your skill or fitness level, The Ultimate Mixed Marital Arts Training Guide–with more than 300 step-by-step photographs, detailed callouts, and comprehensive...


Fit to Fight: An Insanely Effective Strength and Conditioning Program for the Ultimate MMAWarrior

by Jason Ferruggia

The ultimate strength and conditioning book for ultimate fighters. Mixed martial arts (MMA) is America's fastest-growing combat sport, with millions signing up for MMA classes and many more tuning in to "pay-per-view"...


Why I Fight: The Belt Is Just an Accessory

by Jay Dee "B.J." Penn & Dave Weintraub

Street fighting. Brazilian jujitsu. Grappling.

Welcome to BJ Penn's island.

Don't worry, he won't hurt you (much).

For the last decade, BJ Penn has been one of the most successful and feared fighters in the...


Kendo: A Comprehensive Guide to Japanese Swordsmanship: A Comprehensive Guide to Japanese Swordsmanship

by Geoff Salmon

The art of kendo holds a special place within the Japanese martial arts. Meaning “Way of the Sword”, kendo is actively practiced today. Tens of thousands study it because kendo is one of the most physically...


The Wing Chun Compendium, Volume One

by Wayne Belonoha

The Wing Chun Compendium explains the theory of wing chun from a technical, lifestyle, and philosophical perspective. Written by Wayne Belonoha—a certified Ving Tsun Instructor and National Certified Coach,...


Aikido Weapons Techniques: The Wooden Sword, Stick, and Knife of Aikido

by Phong Thong Dang & Lynn Seiser

Though aikido is known as a nonviolent, noncompetitive martial art, the use of weapons in aikido was introduced by the art's founder O'Sensei Morihei Ueshiba.

The wooden weapons of aikido are most often used...


TAEKWONDO PATTERNS: From Beginner to Black Belt

by Jim Hogan

The martial art of Taekwon-Do was initially developed by the Korean military in the 1950s and spread internationally with the formation of the International Taekwon-Do Federation [ITF] in 1966. Taekwon-Do has...


Scaling Force: Dynamic Decision Making Under Threat of Violence

by Rory Miller & Lawrence A Kane

Conflict and violence cover a broad range of behaviors, from intimidation to murder, and require an equally broad range of responses. A kind word will not resolve all situations, nor will wristlocks, punches,...


Aikido and the Dynamic Sphere: An Illustrated Introduction

by Adele Westbrook & Oscar Ratti

Aikido neutralizes aggression and renders attackers harmless. By controlling body position and harmonizing their vital physical and mental powers, anyone (regardless of size, strength or weight) can fend off...


The Ninja Defense: A Modern Master's Approach to Universal Dangers

by Stephen K. Hayes

[In The Ninja Defense, the classic art of the ninja is updated for maximum effectiveness in modern day situations. Stephen K. Hayes is a Black Belt Hall of Fame member and acknowledged “Father of American Ninjutsu.”...