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PDF Version of the Hardcover Book  Southern Mantis Press   |  December 15, 2012

by Roger D. Hagood (Author), Charles Alan Clemens (Editor), Patrick Wright (Editor)

China National Kungfu SurveyTM – Direct from Beijing!

  • 3 Year National Survey of all China
  • 8,000 Researchers / Field Workers
  • 15,000 Kungfu Masters Interviewed
  • Encyclopedia Compilation / Over 400 Hours of Video

In this Tradtional Chinese Kungfu SeriesTM

  • 12 Volumes in Print
  • Over 100 Hours of Video on DVD and Download

About this Volume One:

  • Coffee Table Color Pictorial of Traditional Chinese Kungfu since 1771
  • Free Video Download – see page 101
  • Origins, History, Practices
  • Six Styles, 13 Grandmasters and More!
  • From the Martial Arts of China Magazine Archives and Publisher Roger D. Hagood.Pay Close Attention to the Table of Contents.View Full Screen.

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