Library Of Ancient Chinese Martial Arts Manuals

9 Original Free Manuals For Your Download was created in 2010 by Jack Chen, to promote and preserve Chinese martial arts in ancient manuals.


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"Essentials Of The Fist" is based on 2 Ming Dynasty manuals:

  • 紀效新書 (Ji Xiao Xin Shu) by General Qi Ji-guang

  • 武備志 (Wu Bei Zhi) by Mao Yuan-Yi


Contents (83 pages):

  • Introduction

  • 32 Fist Stances

Features to help you learn & understand:

- Hanyu Pinyin pronounciation for all Chinese text

- Chinese text side-by-sde English translation


This E-Book is available to you for download at USD 8.90, and formatted to A5-size for easy printing. Your support will further the research of ancient Chinese battlefield arts, and encourage efforts in the translation of other ancient manuals.


Thank you,

Jack Chen

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