Self-defense

Self-defense

How To Punch : Unarmed Combat Skills That Work

Book - 2013
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Punching. Although it seems like one of the simplest forms of self-defense, this ancient form of combat is actually more complex than you would ever imagine. Now, in this fully illustrated and easy-to-use book, the art of punching is decoded for readers everywhere. This book will teach you the elements of the perfect punch, including:

- How to make a fist and not break your fingers
- Crashing in
- Taking a punch
- Striking first
- A knockout blow

Combining the best punching techniques from various schools of martial arts, including karate, boxing, and Krav Maga, How to Punch by Martin J. Dougherty offers valuable advice for both the beginner and the experienced martial art practitioner who wants to learn about fighting.

Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Griffin, c2013.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9781250041944
1250041945
Branch Call Number: 796.8 Dou
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: How to punch

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