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Mastering yang style taijiquan

Author: Fu Zhongwen
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Blue Snake Books, 2014.
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Fu Zhongwen's classic guide offers the best documentation available of the Yang style of taijiquan. The superbly detailed form instructions and historic line art drawings are based on Fu's many years as a disciple of Yang Chengfu, taijiquan's legendary founder. Also included are concise descriptions of fixed-step, moving-step, and da lu push hands practices. Additional commentary by translator Louis Swaim provides  Read more...
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Zhongwen, Fu.
Mastering yang style taijiquan.
Berkeley, Calif. : Blue Snake Books, 2014
(OCoLC)883266226
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fu Zhongwen
ISBN: 9781583946886 1583946888
OCLC Number: 869387035
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed January 23, 2014).
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Fu Zhongwen's classic guide offers the best documentation available of the Yang style of taijiquan. The superbly detailed form instructions and historic line art drawings are based on Fu's many years as a disciple of Yang Chengfu, taijiquan's legendary founder. Also included are concise descriptions of fixed-step, moving-step, and da lu push hands practices. Additional commentary by translator Louis Swaim provides key insight into the text's philosophical language and imagery, further elucidating the art's cultural and historical foundations.

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