Bruce Lee The Tao of Gung Fu: A Study in the Way of Chinese Martial Art (Bruce Lee Library)

By Bruce Lee

This is a e-book that Bruce Lee all started writing in 1964, yet by no means accomplished. Lee's writing unearths his considerate research of the tapestry of chinese language martial arts, providing glimpses into the numerous kinds and his remark on those arts. Lee's excessive interest led him to acquire this information and disclose the constraints of strict adherence to culture, which impressed him to strengthen his cosmopolitan "way of no way."

The Tao of Gung Fu comprises insights into a number of chinese language martial arts and coaching methodologies, sketches of martial arts suggestions, Lee's own scrapbook of his well-known thesis, "The Tao of Gung Fu." Witness Lee's own cultivation of excellence in martial arts. His program of philosophy to actual events epitomizes the unification of brain and body—a actual approach to life for the martial artist.

Chapters include:

  • What is Gung Fu?—An advent to chinese language Gung Fu, On Yin and Yang, and Bridging the distance of Yin and Yang
  • Some suggestions of Gung Fu—The basics of Gung Fu, the elemental amazing issues of Gung Fu, Introducing the Wing Chun instantly Punch, and The perform of Forms
  • Taoism within the chinese language artwork of Gung Fu—On Wu-Hsin (No-Mindedness), On Wu Wei (Nondoing), and headquartered Thoughts
  • Ideas and Opinions—Traditions and Histories of chinese language Gung Fu, The query of Psychic heart, and Bruce's view on Gung Fu
  • Appendices—Bruce Lee's gung fu history on the time he wrote this ebook, Gung Fu terminology, and Letters and gung fu scrapbook

This Bruce Lee booklet is a part of Tuttle Publishing's Bruce Lee Library which additionally features:

  • Bruce Lee's outstanding Thoughts
  • Bruce Lee: the prestigious lifetime of the Golden Dragon
  • Bruce Lee Artist of Life
  • Bruce Lee: Letters of the Dragon
  • Bruce Lee: The artwork of Expressing the Human Body
  • Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do

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By Dale A. Miles

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Harrington on Modern Tournament Poker: How to Play No-Limit Hold 'em Multi-Table Tournaments

By Dan Harrington, Bill Robertie

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