Secrets of the East: The Ancient Warrior Ways of Success and Survival

Secrets of the East: The Ancient Warrior Ways of Success and Survival

by M. Schaefer

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Overview

From unarmed self defense, defeating a larger; faster; or stronger opponent, opponents with weapons, multiple opponents, using weapons, stealth, survival, strategy, meditation, Chi(Qi/Ki) power, channeling energy to control a situation, picking up on someones intentions, sensing danger, and more, all in one book. With six different styles presented and analytical comparisons to common contemporary martial arts, this is more than you ever thought you wanted to know about martial arts.
As if that weren't enough, there are lessons on speaking & reading Japanese, information on the steel that goes into samurai swords, and in depth descriptions of the crafts and skills that helped warriors survive periods of social turmoil, political upheaval, and unstable financial climates centuries ago. They may help ensure your survival now or in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781479110261
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 08/28/2012
Pages: 396
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.81(d)

About the Author

M.P. Schaefer has been studying & practicing the martial arts for over thirty years. While researching the origins of various arts he crossed over into various other subjects including Asian culture; history; and philosophy, the myths & legends of Japan & China as well as other Asian countries and even India. He speak more than passable Japanese and using several dictionaries sometimes reads college level textbooks and ancient manuscripts in Japanese & Chinese.
Mr. Schaefer holds a master's degree in Oriental medicine and acupuncture, as well as a few medical licenses & various certificates.

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