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It was his first knife of that kind, and he loves that I gave him the book as well, as it explains not only basic techniques, but also the history and philosophy behind the knife itself. Ratings and Reviews Write a review.

Dec 18, Jef rated it it was amazing. One of the few things I took issue with was the recommendation filpino one utilize an “aerial” opening technique versus an opponent!!!

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Dave rated it really liked it Aug 25, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. This book is one of the best I have on martial arts and I have over Sam Fury rated it really kjife it May 29, For example, in the baliwong on traditional slashing methods, it seemed as if the author was advocating a 19 step kata to be followed precisely when confronting an adversary.

Great old boom for balisong collectors and enthusiasts. I would reccommend, however, to also buy or suggest to the recipient to buy painter’s tape, so they can cover the blade while they practice without messing up the knife at all. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Return to Book Page. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Fifhting.


Balisong: The Lethal Art Of Filipino Knife Fighting

Preview — Balisong by Sid Campbell. He hasn’t put it down for days! East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Paperbackpages. Kinfe is important to repeatedly practice certain movements to integrate them into one’s “muscle memory”; and it is advisable that all multi-step moves be performed in a flowing and circular manner; but I feel that the author meant to convey that, while the kata should be practiced, only select portions of it are meant to be used during a given confrontation, as all scenarios are different i.

Michael Casey rated it really liked it Nov 14, William Brigham rated it it was amazing Feb 19, Lists with This Book. Open Preview See a Problem? Get to Know Us. Seth Hydrick rated it really liked it Oct 29, When I got a chance, I looked through it a bit and it was very informative, with pictures to further enhance its teachings. It knive so packed with quality information that I may not need any more books on Balisong! Snapping the tang — like a sap — is also familiar to FMA enthusiasts.

A for sure buy if you want to learn this skill. Follow the path of the Filipino knife fighter and the blinding blur of the deadly balisong in motion–its whirlwind lethality–can be yours.

Balisong: The Lethal Art of Filipino Knife Fighting by Sid Campbell

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It would, however, be easy for lethaal novice to misunderstand a few concepts, as they are not always presented clearly. Paperback Books in English Gary Larson. Pedro rated it really liked it Sep 16, Learn more about Amazon Prime.


Illustrated Paperback Gary Larson. Customers who bought this item also bought. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Paladin Press February 1, Language: Huw Winston rated it it was ok Nov 15, Three experts, having combined their knowledge of the balisong, martial arts and self-defense, show you the basics of techniques perfected in the Philippines over the course of I bought this book for my boyfriend for Christmas, as well as butterfly knife to accompany it.

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Robert Allen rated thw it was ok Sep 02, Less useful in terms of actually learning how to fight with a balasong, but more meaningful as a window into the art of Sonny Umpad and hint of what it must have been to train with him. Refresh and try again. You may also like. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

To ask other readers questions about Balisongplease sign up. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Showing of 27 reviews. Ray Mayorga rated it it was amazing Oct 16, Other concepts were presented that I have not seen elsewhere.

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