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By David Lindholm, Ulf Karlsson

ISBN-10: 1581607008

ISBN-13: 9781581607000

The warring parties of the good bare-knuckle boxing period have been tricky males and expert warring parties. that they had to be to undergo brutal brawls that can final for hours, trying out the talents and guts of either members. during this interesting educational in this poorly understood combative artwork, martial artists David Lindholm and Ulf Karlsson Tada extract the sensible fabric from old bare-knuckle boxing and convey the way it may be utilized in glossy self-defense.

Lindholm and Tada have analyzed the surviving texts and illustrations of the masters of bare-knuckle boxing and arranged what they've came upon right into a entire application for education, conditioning and employing those talents in a true war of words. In doing so, they express how naked knuckle is a perfect method for real-world self-defense. It comprises moves, throws, parries and some uncomplicated kicks, so it's easy to benefit. The ideas are remarkably robust, this means that you get an outstanding payoff for every shot you land. it really works whatever the outfits you put on, the outside you stand on, the distance you are going to struggle in or what number attackers you meet. naked knuckle is usually effortless to perform on my own or with companions, since you desire minimum area and gear to coach and revel in its benefits.

The bare-knuckle boxing period resulted in the early twentieth century, while gloves have been brought, stricter principles applied and oversight organisations shaped. This booklet is dedicated to reviving this functional combative art.

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