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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...


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...


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...


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...


T'Kwondo 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,...


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.”...


Uncaged: My Life as a Champion MMA Fighter

by Charles Fleming, Frank Shamrock & Mickey Rourke

Before Frank Shamrock became known professionally as "The Legend"—winning almost every mixed martial arts title in existence—he endured a childhood marred with abuse, neglect, and molestation that led to...


Mind-Sword: Mastering the Asian Dark Arts of Mind Manipulation

by Dr. Haha Lung

Here--at last!--is your only chance to fully master the lethal tactics and techniques of the mysterious Asian "shadow cadre."

Miyamoto Musashi (1594-1645)--the greatest swordsman Japan has ever seen and author...


Japanese Throwing Weapons: Mastering Shuriken Throwing Techniques (Downloadable Media Included)

by Daniel Fletcher & Yasuyuki Otsuka

Japanese Throwing Weapons is a detailed instruction manual for learning authentic shuriken throwing techniques as practiced in Japan. Daniel Fletcher studied under Japan's most notable shuriken sensei, Yasuyuki...


Practical Karate Volume 2: Defense Against an Unarmed Assailant

by Donn F. F. Draeger & Masatoshi Nakayama

Practical Karate: Defense against an unarmed Assailant is the second volume in the classic six-volume series by Masatoshi Nakayama and Donn Draeger Written for those with an understanding of Karate fundamentals,...


Beginning T'ai Chi

by Tri Thong Thong Dang

More than a martial art, T'ai Chi is a holistic method of self-healing, a form of moving meditation and a philosophical way of life. T'ai Chi offers its physical, psychological and spiritual benefits to millions...