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Title:
Tao of self-defense
Author:
Shaw, Scott, 1958-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
York Beach, Me. : Samuel Weiser, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xi, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781578631902
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This complete guide to "street smart" self-defense covers a wide range of subjects including: rapid assessment of potentially dangerous situations, fast and simple response to an attack, continuous flow of defensive techniques, vital strike points, first strike advantage, fighting techniques and body weapons, specific attack responses, grappling and ground fighting, defending against weapons, and home training exercises. 185 photographs. Introduction. Index.


Author Notes

A Miami native and professional restauranteur, Scott Shaw has written about Cuba for Cigar Cafe On-Line and small business for Inc. magazine. His forthcoming book, LET'S ELOPE, covers another subject close to his heart, having been inspired by his own real-life elopement. Mr. Shaw lives in Alexandria, Virginia where he is currently working on a spy novel set in pre-revolutionary Cuba.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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