The Ultimate Guide to Grappling

The Ultimate Guide to Grappling

Book - 2007
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Independent Pub Group
An extensive compilation of ground fighting history and how-to

Independent Publishing Group

More than 30 years worth of tutorial essays and interviews with martial arts professionals compose this extensive resource on the art of grappling. Instructional chapters demonstrate a variety of moves and approaches, including reality-based ground techniques used by police officers and soldiers as well as the central aspects of classical jujustu and submission wrestling. The history of ground fighting is also addressed, including its origins in the Greek sport of pankration. Articles featuring such fighting legends as Mike Swain, John Machado, and Gokor complete this definitive grappling reference.

Publisher: [El Segundo, Calif.?] : Black Belt Books, c2007
ISBN: 9780897501606
Characteristics: 232 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Sattler, Jon
Horwitz, Raymond


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