Crouching Tiger: Taming the Warrior Within

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Loren W. Christensen - soldier, policeman, martial artist - has called upon his warrior spirit in a wide range of violent encounters: grueling karate and jujitsu matches, brutal barroom brawls and street fights as a military policeman in Saigon, Vietnam, shootings, riots, and gang warfare as a police officer in Portland, Oregon, and fights in the mean streets.

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Overview

Loren W. Christensen - soldier, policeman, martial artist - has called upon his warrior spirit in a wide range of violent encounters: grueling karate and jujitsu matches, brutal barroom brawls and street fights as a military policeman in Saigon, Vietnam, shootings, riots, and gang warfare as a police officer in Portland, Oregon, and fights in the mean streets.

In Crouching Tiger: Taming the Warrior Within author and martial artist Loren W. Christensen shares stories of hand to hand combat and self-defense from the mean streets and back alleys he's worked as an MP and cop for decades. This is a rare look at how martial arts can be used in self-defense and defense of the law, narrated by someone who has been there and lived to tell about it.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781880336694
  • Publisher: Turtle Press Corporation
  • Publication date: 3/28/2002
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

LOREN W. CHRISTENSEN began his law enforcement career in 1967 as a military policeman in the army where he patrolled the violent streets of Saigon, Vietnam. Loren has been training continuously in the martial arts since 1965. He has written more than 25 books on the subject and has starred in seven instructional DVDs. He has earned a total of 11 black belts, an 8th dan in karate, a 2nd dan in jujitsu and a 1st dan in arnis.
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Table of Contents

Introduction
Learning at the Expense of Others
Pieces of Humble Pie
Moments in the Sun
Revenge and Venting
In the Presence of Warriors
Fear
Lessons Along the Way
Conclusion
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