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The Illustrated Guide to Viking Martial Arts
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Antony Cummins
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-29 - Publisher: The History Press

Martial Arts researcher Antony Cummins reveals the hitherto hidden world of Viking hand-to-hand combat, which employed the sword, the spear, the axe and the shield. Based upon a careful analysis of the Viking sagas, the techniques described are recreated precisely, from knocking down a spear in mid-flight to the shield
The Ultimate Guide to Yin Yang
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Antony Cummins
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-13 - Publisher: Watkins Media Limited

The first book to fully explore and explain the concept of yin yang, breaking it down in easy-to-follow terms for all those interested in Daoism, alternative medicine, martial arts and other Eastern fields of study. Illustrated with striking red/black graphics that make the concepts more accessible. The concept of yin
Modern Ninja Warfare
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Antony Cummins
Categories: Military art and science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08 - Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

Historian Cummins, a skilled martial artist, takes a detailed and realistic look at the Ninja, their methods and their role in the medieval Japanese military, as well as how they compare to today's Special Forces and covert military groups.
How To Be a Modern Samurai
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Antony Cummins
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-11 - Publisher: Watkins Media Limited

The first guide to using samurai self-discipline, focus and determination in order to find your unique inner power and be a success in your chosen field. This inspiring book offers historically authentic and highly effective mind-control and leadership techniques, as well as fun activities to bring a flavour of old
The Samurai
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Ben Hubbard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-02 - Publisher: The History Press

The true nature of the samurai warrior is an elusive and endlessly fascinating enigma for those in the west. From their inauspicious beginnings as barbarian-subduing soldiers, the samurai lived according to a code known as bushido, or ‘Way of the Warrior’. Bushido advocated loyalty, honour, pride and fearlessness in combat.