By Michael DeMarco
CONSTRUCTIVE ideas: nine articles by means of prime martial artwork students
covering background, media, therapeutic, and religious and combative components.
PRACTICAL functions: 27 articles via popular masters
demonstrating their favourite strategies and delivering perform tips.
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— Helmut Oberlack (Publisher, Taijiquan & Qigong Journal)
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