The Resource Lessons in the art of war : martial strategies for the successful fighter, Martina Sprague, (electronic resource)

Lessons in the art of war : martial strategies for the successful fighter, Martina Sprague, (electronic resource)

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Lessons in the art of war : martial strategies for the successful fighter
Title
Lessons in the art of war
Title remainder
martial strategies for the successful fighter
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Martina Sprague
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Language
eng
Summary
Become a Better Martial Artist by Applying Lessons from the World's Greatest Military Strategists from Sun Tzu to Von Clausewitz Lessons in the Art of War investigates the theories and philosophies of the most prominent military thinkers in Asia and Europe and examines the combat roots of a variety of fighting styles from traditional Chinese, Japanese, and Korean martial arts to the fighting arts of the ancient Greeks and modern Israelis. It also demonstrates how the martial arts, whether Asian or Western in origin, were historically about brutal fighting, often to the death, and how ancient attitudes and beliefs can be adapted for success in today's MMA steel cage, judo or karate tournament as they were in ancient armies. Including an introduction to Asian and Western military thought, chapters include: - The Nature and Conduct of Combat - What is Combat? - Preparing for Battle - Elements of Tactics and Strategy - Imposing Your Will - Destroying the Enemy Force - Strength of the Defensive Position - Failure - Moral Quality of Courage - Securing Victory
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Midwest
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Sprague, Martina
Dewey number
355.02
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Sunzi
  • Clausewitz, Carl von
  • Military art and science
  • Strategy
  • East and West
  • Martial arts
  • Combat
  • Military readiness
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Lessons in the art of war : martial strategies for the successful fighter, Martina Sprague, (electronic resource)
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781462900176
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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11783985
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MWT11783985
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Lessons in the art of war : martial strategies for the successful fighter, Martina Sprague, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781462900176
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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11783985
Publisher number
MWT11783985
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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