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Title:
Martial arts for women : a practical guide
Author:
Lawler, Jennifer, 1965-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Hartford, CT : Turtle Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
255 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781880336168
Format :
Book

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Central Library GV1111.5 .L39 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

This is a reference for women in the martial arts, showing how to find the right school, deal with menstruation and pregnancy, get in touch with women's groups and find the right equipment. It directs women on how to get the most from their workout and use their strengths to best advantage.


Author Notes

Jennifer Lawler, a full-time free-lance writer, was born in Silver Spring, Maryland, but spent most of her live in Kansas City area. For the past ten years, she has lived in Lawrence, Kansas. She earned a Ph.D. (medieval literature) from the University of Kansas in 1996. She had previously earned a MA and a BGS from that institution. For six years, she taught English at the college level, before pursuing a writing career. Since 1996 she has been a full-time free-lancer, and has written numerous books about sports, popular culture and travel.


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