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Fighting Science

The Laws of Physics for Martial Artists
  • 272 Pages
  • 3.33 MB
  • English
Turtle Press
Combat sports & self-defence, Sports, Sports & Recreation, Martial Arts & Self-Defense, Physics, Martial
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8678927M
ISBN 101880336723
ISBN 139781880336724

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