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Moo Duk Kwan The History and Evolution: Hwang Kee's Contribution to Korea's Martial Arts Community: Latest Edition

by Len Losik Ph.D

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Genre: Children's eBooks, History, Asia, Sport, Individual Sports
Size: 179 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Kong Soo Do: Korea's Way of the Empty Hand Self Defense

by Len Losik PhD

Kong Soo Do The Way of the Empty Hand explains the origin of the only true style of Korean Karate, as taught by Okinawa Master Gichin Funakoshi. Kong Soo Do was one of the most influential post-WW II Korean martial arts styles that would eventually become infused with the many other styles to become Korean Taekwondo. The author includes the path from Chuan Fa to Karate to Taekowndo and the path from training on dirt floors in Korea to Taekwondo as an Olympic sport with chapters on dojang etiquette and the written instructions and drawings to learn all the Kata for promotion from white belt to Black Belt. Included are the instructions for the five Japanese Heien Kata, Nai Hanji So Dan Kata and Bassai Kata, also proper dojo behavior and the Kong Soo Do colored belt rank system. Other topics ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sport, Individual Sports
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Song Moo Kwan Tang Soo Do: The Kwan that Started Korea's Martial Arts

by Len Losik Ph.D

Song Moo Kwan Tang Soo Do explains the creation, history and evolution of the first Korean martial arts Kwan opened just as World War II was ending and its founder. The Song Moo Kwan was the first Kwan named after the Japanese Shotokan style that is named for the pine trees that surrond Mt. Songshan in China, the home of the first Shaolin Temple whose monks trained daily in Kwon Bup (Kor., Chuan Fa Chinese.) as preventive medicine program developed and spread by the Buddhist monks. Buddhism was brought to China from India using the Silk Road and adopted throughout Asia by the Buddhist's Shaolin Temple where for the Buddhist's emphasis on physical and mental health improvements, preventive medicine, medical surgeries and pharmaceutical treatments that were unknown in China at the time and ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sport, Individual Sports
Size: 164 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Tang Soo Do Book of Hyungs Volume I: The Five Kee Cho and Five Pyung Ahn Hyungs (Latest Edition)

by Len Losik Ph.D

Tang Soo Do Book of Hyungs Volume I includes both step-by-step written instructions and associated drawings for learning the beginning Kee Cho Hyung Il Bu, Kee Cho Hyung E Bu, Kee Cho Hyung Sum Bu and the new Kee Cho Hyung Sa Bu and Kee Cho Hyung O Bu and the intermediate hyungs Pyung Ahn Cho Dan, Pyung Ahn E Dan, Pyung Ahn Sum Dan, Pyung Ahn Sa Dan, Pyung Ahn O Dan classical Hyungs. Also included is the author's history of Tang Soo Do and the list classical Korean Tang Soo Do Hyungs that were shared among the many Korean Kwans teaching Tang Soo Do after World War II, the relationship between Hyungs and it's animal symbol are discussed, the importance to Tang Soo Do belonging to the early Korean Kwans and the early Kwan leaders. Also included is a table of all the early Kwans and details o...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sport, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult, Sport & Outdoors
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Creating A Foundation for Training In the Martial Arts: The Making of a Superior Person

by Len Losik Ph.D

When considering training in martial arts, its advantageous to increase your satisfaction with your experience with the physical training will be required to complete to acquire a little academic martial arts education also to help balance your new knowledge with the physical training. To do this the author has written Creating A Foundation For Training In The Martial Arts to provide a person do just a little research about martial arts. IN almost all systems, the only information that will be provided in training will be 100% related to the physical training and their is so much or more information to martial arts than just the physical kick-punch aspects. It is hoped by the author that by acquiring an introductory academic understanding of the dynamics in a martial arts system, the phy...

Genre: Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education, Sport, Extreme Sports, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult, Sport & Outdoors
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

A Students Guide to Knowing More than Your Martial Arts Master: Academic Information for the Physical Training

by Len Losik PhD

A Student's Guide to Knowing More than Your Martial Arts Master fulfills he author's desire to make conveniently available to the martial arts student or Instructor the analysis that will increase the student's, Instructor's and Master Instructor's knowledge and wisdom that are training at any level for those with little academic knowledge about the style or styles they have trained in for many years in the physical aspects, but have not trained in the academic aspects of their style. A Student's Guide for Knowing More than your Martial arts Master is for the student, Instructor and Master Instructor because this book is comprised of previously unpublished academic style analysis of the many style's and student's characteristics that comprises the several dozen martial arts styles included...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sport, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult, Sport & Outdoors
Size: 207 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Tang Soo Do Chang Moo Kwan: The Creation and History

by Len Losik PhD

Tang Soo Do Chang Moo Kwan is for the young student as well as the Master Instructor that wants an in-depth understanding of Tang Soo Do's journey from the teaching of Tang Soo Do at the Chang Moo Kwan along with the many other styles of Korea, Japan and China taught there. The author provides the story behind Chang Moo Kwan's creation, evolution and history of the first Korean Kwan created after the Colonial Japanese occupation of Korea ended, World War II ended and the U.S. military removed the colonial Japanese from Korea but Korea was on the brink of yet another war that brought trained and untrained American soldiers and civilians to the Chnag Moo Kwan. The Chang Moo Kwan wasn't the first Kwan allowed to open after the war or the first to use the name Tang Soo Do as one of its styles,...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sport, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult, Sport & Outdoors
Size: 158 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Odo Kwan Tang Soo Do Korea's Karate: Korea's Special Forces

by Len Losik Ph.D

Odo Kwan Tang Soo Do Korea's Karate describes the creation, history and evolution of the Korean Kwan by the founder, Grandmaster, Choi, Hong Hi who was ordered by the Korean government to unite the many privately owned martial arts Kwans after world War II so that Korea would have an Olympic martial arts sport. The author describes the Japanese style of Korean Karate Major General Choi taught as a Korean martial art. The Odo Kwan one of Korea's post World War II martial art that would have Major General Choi lose his Ambassadorship position with the Korean government, who created the first international Taekwondo organization required so that Taekwondo could become an Olympic sport. the author described how Brigadier General Choi would and become a threat to the Korean independent governme...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sport, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult, Sport & Outdoors
Size: 266 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Tang Soo Do Book of Hyungs Volume II: The 2nd Dan to 4th Dan Black Belt Hyungs

by Len Losik Ph.D

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Genre: History, Asia, Sport, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult, Sport & Outdoors
Size: 148 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward  

Rating: 4.70 / 5
5 reviews

Blood Sisters: Part 1 of 3: Can a pledge made for life endure beyond death?

by Julie Shaw

It’s 1983 and best friends Vicky and Lucy swear that they will always be there for each other, that they’ll never let anyone come between them. But fast forward 4 years and life on the Canterbury Estate has gotten very messy.Lucy has fallen for local policeman’s son, Danny. And Vicky is madly in love with Paddy, the charming but ruthless local bad boy. The boys are bitter enemies and determined to keep the two girls apart. But then Vicky is accused of murder, and even her drug-dealer boyfriend wants her mouth shut, permanently. Maybe Lucy is the only one who can save her…Love, murder, revenge. Who can you really trust when there’s blood on your hands?...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Memoirs, Specific Groups, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Law, Parenting & Families, Family Relationships, Parenting, True Crime, Sport, Individual Sports
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 28 December 2018 onward  

Rating: 3.70 / 5
43 reviews

Martial Arts: Behind the Myths! (The Martial Arts and Self Defense Secrets You NEED to Know!)

by Phil Pierce

Unlock the secrets of Martial Arts and Self Defense with this entertaining and insightful guide!"A must read for all martial arts practitioners and enthusiasts" - Grab Your Copy Now!Do you know the best martial art for 'real' street self-defense?Or how board breaking really works - and how you can do it?Uncover the one self-defense myth that will keep you alive!The truth behind martial arts superhumansWhich is the original martial art?The truth about your inner badassThe surprising reality behind everyone's favorite weaponWhat meditation can really do for youThe secret 'trick' to Bruce Lee's One Inch Punch+ Free Bonus Book!And more!From Amazon Best Selling Martial Arts Author Phil Pierce, this guide cracks open the secretive techniques and explores why we are fascinated by the unknown and ...

Genre: Nonfiction, Sport, Extreme Sports, Individual Sports
Size: 113 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 December 2018 onward  

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