'A 1637 Chinese Miltary Training Manual' (Gao Ying)
b&w 176pp ISBN 9780764347917
An excellent book by Jie Tian and Justin Ma, two foremost exponents and academics studying and practising Chinese Martial Archery whose enthusiasm shines through in this highly readable book. The quality of this book in content and production makes it a valuable contribution to traditional archery knowledge and practice.
It provides a fresh and detailed perspective on the ancient training manual, and includes:
-Asian thumbring technique
-overcoming shooting problems...and so much more!
With many clear photographs, and the original Chinese text alongside translation and guidance, this is an essential addition to the bookshelf of both archers and scholars.
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