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The Chinese Halberd & Long Shaft Axe are 2 iconic Chinese polearms, and the martial arts manuals for them were written by 程子頤 (Cheng Zi Yi). He is the nephew of Master Cheng Zong You, who famously wrote manuals on the Long-Saber, Spear, Crossbow and Shaolin Staff.


Contents (80 pages):

  • The Halberd Sayings

  • The 10 Halberd Stances

  • The Halberd Routine

  • The Long Shaft Axe Sayings

  • The 10 Long Shaft Axe Stances

  • The Long Shaft Axe Routine

  • Supporting Information (based on the Shaolin Staff manual, to help you understand better.)

Features to help you learn & understand:

- Hanyu Pinyin pronounciation for all Chinese text

- Chinese text side-by-side with the English translation.


This E-Book is available to you for download at USD 9.99, and formatted to A5-size for easy printing.


Your support will further the research of ancient Chinese battlefield arts, and encourage efforts in the redrawing, enhancement and translation of other ancient manuals.


Thank you,

Jack Chen

Halberd & Long Shaft Axe English Translation

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