The martial arts: origins, philosophy, practice
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London : Prion, 1996.
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Book
Edition:
Rev. ed.
Physical Desc:
192 pages ; 20 cm
Status:
TELL WPL Adult NonFiction
796.8 LEW
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This is an introduction to the origins, philosophy, and practice of the world's martial arts. It provides a chapter-by-chapter tour of the many varieties of martial arts, such as aikido, iai-do, jiu-jitsu, judo, karate, kendo, kung fu, kyudo, naginata, ninjutsu, sumo, taekwon-do, and Thai boxing, discussing how and why these arts developed, their ways and laws, founding myths and heroes, and the culture that created them. A glossary of martial arts terminology and an illustrated section on martial arts weaponry are also included.
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English
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1853752061

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Index: p. 187-192.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lewis, P. (1996). The martial arts: origins, philosophy, practice. Rev. ed. London: Prion.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lewis, Peter. 1996. The Martial Arts: Origins, Philosophy, Practice. London: Prion.

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Lewis, Peter, The Martial Arts: Origins, Philosophy, Practice. London: Prion, 1996.

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Lewis, Peter. The Martial Arts: Origins, Philosophy, Practice. Rev. ed. London: Prion, 1996. Print.

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