The Ancient Wisdom of an Old Shadow Warrior is an overview of the combat oriented arts gathered and compiled together to form a reference base and manual for both beginners and old hands alike.
The author has spent six-plus decades studying and practicing multiple forms of the martial arts. Many of those years have been in the performance of both public and private security.
In this work, he has attempted to clear up some of the fog in the shadows of the martial arts.
Much of what the public knows about the mysteries of the Martial Arts is derived from the movies and television. Were the good guys always win and the bad guys always make stupid mistakes.
Real life has a particularly bad tendency to be just the opposite. Truth is stranger than fiction. In this work, he has gone to great lengths to give you the truth without any candy coating and a summary history of the different arts. His direction has been on mostly on the Japanese arts in particular Ninjitsu.
Narratives of four German families who settled the frontier of Virginia in the 18th century and encountered the French and Indian War. These families persevered and left thousands of descendants today.
Spanish Intermediate Reading Comprehension - Book 3
This is the third eBook in the best-selling series 'Spanish Intermediate Reading Comprehension'. Each eBook contains fifteen interesting articles in intermediate level Spanish on a variety of topics such as: history, religion, the natural world, science, travel, food and more.
It is perfect for intermediate students of Spanish who want to improve their reading comprehension and will help with exam practice.
The eBook includes:
? 15 fascinating short articles (written by Spanish native speakers).
? Language notes about each text, where key words, grammar points and phrases are explained.
? Questions about each text (with clickable links to the answers).
? A section on key grammatical terms, such as noun, verb, adjective etc.
This edition has articles on the following topics: football, Helen Keller, the Komodo dragon, The Black Death, Lake Baikal, Machu Pichu and more.
At the end of the book, there are also links to 63 ...
For the majority of language learners, the process of learning English prepositions is both frustrating and time-consuming. Test It - Learn It: Test Your Prepositions will help you to learn the most important prepositional phrases that you need to communicate naturally in English. This book thoroughly covers prepositions after adjectives, verbs, and nouns. It provides a range of stimulating exercises and quizzes, giving you all the practice you need for mastery. Take a quiz, check your answers, and then test yourself again. As a result, you will learn from your mistakes and improve your ability to use prepositions fluently.
? Target language is presented in everyday and business contexts
? Ideal for exam, business, and general English students
? Optimized eBook edition with cross-linked quiz questions and answers
? Especially useful to TOEFL, TOEIC, and IELTS test takers
? Approximately 1000 carefully selected structures
? Regular revision units
? A complete ...
[REVISED EDITION] This intensive lexical builder is addressed to B1-B2 intermediate learners of German, who are already capable of reading easy German stories, and who would like to enrich (and/or refresh) their vocabulary up to the advanced level in order to approach more complex German texts.
Each piece of vocabulary is embedded in at least three example sentences in order to appeal to active understanding and trigger both short-term and long-term memory. Whenever possible, different meanings of the terms or expressions concerned are also illustrated. The vocabulary lessons are interspersed with concise but essential reminders of German grammar.
At the end of the book, readers are offered a bilingual, paragraph for paragraph version of one of E. T. A. Hoffmann's famous stories, namely "Rath Krespel" (1818), translated in English by J. T. Bealby (1885). In each pair of bilingual paragraphs, important words to retain or recognize are emphasized in bold or underlined.
Finally, the ...
After the book is written, should you pursue a traditional publishing contract or travel down the do-it-yourself route with indie publishing? This brief, honest guidebook, written by an author with years of experience using both publishing routes, will help new authors decide which route is right for them.
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