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Martial arts of the world : an encyclopedia of history and innovation

Author: Thomas A Green; Joseph R Svinth
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is the most comprehensive and authoritative reference ever published on the wide range of martial arts disciplines practiced in cultures around the world.

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
encyclopédie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Green; Joseph R Svinth
ISBN: 9781598842432 1598842439 9781598842449 1598842447
OCLC Number: 475446876
Description: 2 volumes (xxvii, 663, I-42 pages) : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
Contents: v. 1. Regions and individual arts --
v. 2. Themes.
Responsibility: Thomas A. Green and Joseph R. Svinth, editors.

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"The encyclopedia offers notably in-depth coverage of areas that have often been neglected in similar works, including martial arts of European, African, South American and Oceanean origins." - The Read more...

 
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