It is perhaps fitting that I read this book in the midst of a week when the attention of the world was focused on the city of Boston and the horrific marathon bombings and the resultant massive manhunt. While Sgt.
Recently, I used my gift card from the Chapters book store to purchase “Sonny Umpad’s Eskrima: The Life and Teachings of a Filipino Martial Arts Master” by George M. Yore. This book was published by Blue Snake Books (www.bluesnakebooks.com). For
If you are wondering how to counter MMA techniques for street self defense, look no further than +Lori O’Connell‘s book “When the Fight Goes to the Ground: Jiu Jitsu Strategies and Tactics for Self Defense.” A DVD video is included in
In addition to gravitating to books on Filipino Martial Arts, I have also noticed that JKD books fit in well with an Arnisador/Escrimador’s library as they offer insights very similar to the underlying concepts of FMAs. You would do well
This post reviews a terrific book called ” The Book of Martial Power” by Steven J. Pearlman. Amazon.ca I just finished reading a terrific scholarly work called “The Book of Martial Power” by the aforementioned author, published in 2008. A synopsis
On Amazon.ca As I have a number of books on Filipino martial arts, I will embark on regular reviews of books dealing with various FMA topics. The first is “Warrior Arts of the Philippines” by Reynaldo Galang. One can find
Kindle on Amazon.ca Recently, I read “The Straight Lead” by author Teri Tom. Hands down, this is one of the best martial arts books I have ever read. In summary, this book describes the history, science, and mechanics of the