Download e-book for kindle: Watch Your Back: How to Avoid the Most Dangerous Moments in by Roger Eckstine

By Roger Eckstine

ISBN-10: 1510702717

ISBN-13: 9781510702714

Concrete options for Staying secure and preserving your self from Assailants

Do you ever believe the urge to furtively glance over your shoulder to examine if someone’s following you? have you ever second-guessed a call to stroll in a poorly lit sector past due at evening? should you see crime stories at the information, do you ever wonder whether it could possibly take place to you? each day, unsuspecting humans fall sufferer to muggers, pickpockets, carjackers, and different criminals. What are you able to do to ensure you’re now not considered one of them?

In Watch Your Back, Roger Eckstine provides dozens of attainable dicy eventualities that could ensue in way of life and how you can counteract every one chance. power dangers include:
Paying for gasoline on the pump
Using the ATM
Road rage and the belligerent fender bender
An lively shooter attack
Concealed hold and the pains of day-by-day life
And a lot more!

Eckstine illustrates his issues by means of referencing case reports and information clippings of real-life occasions. He describes a number of methods humans may be ready either mentally and bodily for altercations, with an emphasis on education your self to consistently discover your atmosphere. also, he indicates emergency units, own weaponry, and verbal exchange instruments to assist in risky events. You and your family need to think secure for all time. Watch Your Back has the recommendation you want to make this happen.

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Download PDF by Hideharu Onuma: Kyudo: the essence and practice of Japanese archery

By Hideharu Onuma

ISBN-10: 4770017340

ISBN-13: 9784770017345

Kyudo-the approach of the Bow-is the oldest of Japan's conventional martial arts and the only such a lot heavily linked to bushido, the way in which of the Warrior. After the second one international conflict Eugen Herrigel brought the idea that of kyudo to the West in his vintage Zen within the artwork of eastern Archery. yet previously, no jap kyudo grasp has released a ebook on his paintings in English. In Kyudo: The Essence and perform of jap Archery, Hideharu Onuma and his American co-authors, Dan and Jackie DeProspero, clarify intimately either the non secular and sensible points of kyudo. Written with either beginners and complex scholars in brain, the ebook is gifted in basic, basic language and contours hundreds of thousands of designated illustrations, supplemented by way of infrequent pictures of grasp Onuma, truly demonstrating the basic options and day-by-day perform of this kind of "standing Zen." together with chapters on apparatus and kyudojo building, Kyudo: The Essence and perform of eastern Archery is the main finished reference paintings at the topic on hand. particular sections on challenge fixing and shitsu (errors) additionally make it a special instructing and studying source, and the concluding shiteimondo (teacher-student discussion) presents unheard of insights into the options and teachings of a real grasp of the martial arts.

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Download e-book for iPad: Iga and Koka Ninja Skills: The Secret Shinobi Scrolls of by Antony Cummins

By Antony Cummins

ISBN-10: 0752493620

ISBN-13: 9780752493626

Translated for the 1st time, the key manuals of the oral culture of the Iga and Koka Ninja, feared and revered throughout Japan for centuries

"A retainer of our area, Renpeido Chikamatsu Hikonoshin Shigenori, every one morning washed his face and palms, dressed himself in Hakama and prayed in entrance of the kamidana regulate. . . . His prayer used to be hence: 'Please have the funds for me good fortune in war.' He stored to this regimen throughout his life."

Through sufferer and scholarly detective paintings, Antony Cummins and the historic Ninjutsu examine crew have unearthed a Shinobi treasure in Chikamatsu's misplaced scrolls. The 18th-century army historian, Chikamatsu, recorded the oral traditions of the Ninja and handed on these talents in lectures he gave at his Renpeido institution of struggle in Owari area through the early 1700s. Chikamatsu wrote in particular concerning the Shinobi of Iga and Koka, areas from which warriors have been employed all around the land within the days of battle. The misplaced scrolls are jam-packed with unknown Shinobi teachings, talents that come with infiltration, assassination, explosives, magic, and commando strategies, and comprises a detailed observation on solar Tzu's recognized thirteenth bankruptcy, "The Use of Spies.&quot

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Download e-book for iPad: Let's Get It On!: The Making of MMA and Its Ultimate Referee by Big" John McCarthy, Bas Rutten, Visit Amazon's Loretta Hunt

By Big" John McCarthy, Bas Rutten, Visit Amazon's Loretta Hunt Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Loretta Hunt,

ISBN-10: 1605421413

ISBN-13: 9781605421414

An intimate profile of the mythical combined martial arts (MMA) referee, this primary full-length autobiography of popular culture icon “Big” John McCarthy info each element of his life—from his strong-handed la upbringing to his involvement within the naming of the game, his function in its rules, and MMA’s upward thrust in stature. The narrative follows “Big” John via his 22-year profession as a l. a. police officer, the place he taught recruits arrest and keep an eye on approaches in addition to survival strategies, then his 15-year occupation as MMA’s top-rated respectable within the chain-linked cage. A fixture of the game, “Big” John began refereeing at UFC 2 in 1994 while MMA was once in its infancy and went directly to officiate at each significant UFC occasion yet till 2007. Following a one-year hiatus as a colour commentator and on-camera analyst for MMA and boxing occasions, he back to MMA refereeing in 2008. In his personal phrases, "Big" John relates his insider’s standpoint from the midst of a few of the sport’s maximum moments—from Tito Ortiz–Ken Shamrock I at UFC forty in 2002 to Randy Couture–Tim Sylvia at UFC sixty eight in March of 2007—along together with his account of the start of the game in the US, its evolution, and MMA’s ongoing struggles for attractiveness.

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Download PDF by Jeremy Wall: UFC's Ultimate Warriors: The Top 10

By Jeremy Wall

ISBN-10: 1550226916

ISBN-13: 9781550226911

ISBN-10: 1554906911

ISBN-13: 9781554906918

The lives, careers, fights, and accomplishments of the ten so much trendy combatants within the background of the last word combating Championship (UFC) are precise during this combined martial arts (MMA) publication. the ten warring parties profiled contain Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Frank Juarez Shamrock, Mark "The Hammer" Coleman, Don "The Predator" Frye, Randy "The typical" Couture, Dan "The Beast" Severn, Tito Ortiz, Maurice Smith, and David "Tank" Abbott. those combatants are remembered as a few of the baddest dudes in the world and as the most extraordinary athletes in a game that mixes finesse, sportsmanship, brutality, and violence as visible in no different game.

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The Fighting Tomahawk An Illustrated Guide to Using the by Dwight C. McLemore PDF

By Dwight C. McLemore

The low-tech, high-impact tomahawk has been carried in each American conflict, together with Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq. the following the writer lines the origins of the tomahawk and makes use of his dynamic drawings to teach the way it can be used singly or with the lengthy knife in either offensive and shielding encounters. comprises combating situations, throwing classes and purposes of the battle membership.

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The Art of Fighting Without Fighting by Geoff Thompson PDF

By Geoff Thompson

ISBN-10: 1840240857

ISBN-13: 9781840240856

Through the struggle or flight syndrome we adventure what's referred to as 'mid brain' the place we're not discernable from animals and our basically problem is that of survival. Our intuition in mid mind then is 'to run' away instead of 'stand and fight'. This intuition is deeply embedded in our genes and is going again hundreds of thousands of years to our Mammalian ancestry the place assailants have been too nice to face and struggle and 'flight' used to be continuously the favoured reaction. The artwork of posturing works in this confirmed premise and teaches you the way to set off mid mind in a possible assailant and actually frighten him into 'flight instinct' (so that he runs away) and beat him with out changing into actual. It additionally is helping to provide an explanation for (and accordingly supply solace) why we consider like working clear of all confrontational moments in existence and the way we will teach ourselves and our scholars to beat this normal intuition whilst might be runninf away isn't really in our greatest pursuits.

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Download e-book for kindle: Wing Chun Kung-Fu by J. Yimm Lee, Bruce Lee

By J. Yimm Lee, Bruce Lee

ISBN-10: 0897500377

ISBN-13: 9780897500371

Edited via Bruce Lee and that includes jeet kune do legend Ted Wong, this ebook introduces the reader to the sil lim tao shape, the immovable-elbow and centerline theories, chi sao (sticky hands), trapping, and lots more and plenty extra. Wing Chun Kung-Fu maintains to set the normal for martial arts tutorial books, and it has develop into the perennial learn consultant for kung fu fans of all ability degrees.

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Download e-book for kindle: Aikido Ground Fighting: Grappling and Submission Techniques by Walther G. von Krenner, Damon Apodaca, Ken Jeremiah

By Walther G. von Krenner, Damon Apodaca, Ken Jeremiah

ISBN-10: 1583946217

ISBN-13: 9781583946213

Aikido flooring battling presents potent floor suggestions that stay precise to aikido founder Morehei Ueshiba's teachings whereas addressing a possible weak point within the method: whereas aikido is well known for its submission and compliance concepts in addition to grappling from a status place, it's not identified for its effectiveness in terms of flooring scuffling with. Aikido flooring Fighting is a special examine the roots of aikido options (in specific, the kneeling practices of suwari-waza) and the way they could be utilized to safeguard at the floor. Written by means of a right away pupil of Morihei Ueshiba in collaboration with different aikido academics, this booklet is still steadfastly actual to the founder's teachings whereas offering cutting edge and potent innovations. Containing never-before-published images of Ueshiba in addition to step by step photos sincerely demonstrating recommendations, Aikido flooring Fighting is designed for aikido scholars trying to develop into extra well-rounded martial artists in addition to practitioners of all martial arts looking powerful self-defense options.

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