BOOKS- ALL BOOKS AVAILABLE ON CD ROM ONLY
KARATE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS (3rd printing) Mars Publishing Co.
By: Don Bitanga
Fully illustrated with photographs and drawings. This is a timeless work which is a must read for all serious students of the Martial Arts regardless of style or system. Contains historical information and depicts several ancient weapons utilized for self defense with their application. If you can think of a question which concerns Karate and other Asian Martial Arts, you will most likely find the answer in this publication.
Includes the answers to more than 100 questions with Karate techniques, stories and little known breathing secrets for controlling the body. This knowledge combined with your physical skills can help make you a genuine Martial Arts expert.Used by many instructors as a teaching aid and test resource material.
Limited supply - $8.95, available on CD Rom which can be printed in book form. Includes front and back covers.
KARATE KATA OF THE OKINAWAN SHORIN-RYU SCHOOL (2nd printing) Mars Publishing Co.
By: Don Bitanga
Illustrated throughout with extensive photographs and drawings. This publication was formerly made available only to students of the Martial Arts Center. It documents a total of 10 Kata (formal exercises). The 5 Kihon or basic Kata and the intermediate Ping-on Kata's are presented through expert photographs and easy to follow text discriptions.Yes, with this book you can learn the 10 Kata's on your own. You can practice and perfect the movements in the privacy of your own home or training area.
Chock full with illustrations, drawings and photo's. Includes historical information with Karate techniques as well.
For the student who wants a thorough introduction to Shorin-Ryu Karate. Both the beginning practitioner and the seasoned professional will appreciate the value of this publication. An addition to your library which will never be out-dated.
In limited supply - $16.95, Available on CD Rom- Nearly 200 pages. At your option can be printed in book form inlcuding front and back covers.
THE BALISONG MANUAL
By: Don Bitanga
This is a unique publication which shows through photographs and corresponding text exactly how to use the Balisong or Butterfly Knife. The Knife is made of a 2 piece handle which folds over the blade. It locks into place either open or closed with a latch which is attached to one of the handles. This knife, first developed in the Philippine Islands, is literally amazing. Flipping it back and forth is a skill that can be learned from this book.
Contains close-up views of the moves and patterns that can be practiced. Once you have studied these, you may be able to create your own patterns. The use of the Balisong Knife in the manner shown in this manual is truly an art form for all seasons.
Includes an accurate historical account of the Philippine warrior. Contains self-defense against an armed opponet. Scores of photographs and professional illustrations are included. Study and learn the many patterns of opening and closing the Balisong. Become a real specialist.
$9.95 - Available on CD Rom. Approximately 65 pages which can be printed in book form with covers.
AMERICAN ASIAN COMBAT SYSTEM: (emblem)
Full color, ready to be sown on Karate Uniform or street clothing. Washable, quality made to last for years.
MARTIAL ARTS CENTER: (emblem)
Large Sheild disign. This emblem was first used by all students of Martial Arts Center at the Beltsville, Maryland Dojo in 1972.It has seen continous use for many years. Sew on washable. Excellent quality, made to last. Red, white and blue.
CHERRY BLOSSOM (emblem)
This emblem originated at the Martial Arts Center in 1974. It is limited for the use by students who have acheived the rank of 4th Degree Blue Belt.
This unique emblem shows the Cherry Blossoms, which is the symbol of the Japanese Samurai Warrior Class. In ancient times it was reserved exclusively for the Samurai. For a Non-Samurai to display this emblem in fedual Japan may have resulted in grave consequences.
Sew on washable, pink, white and black. Shows the ancient characters-for empty hands (Karate)
OKINAWAN KARATE SYMBOL (emblem)
This emblem shows the star with 3 points which represents the 3 major islands which comprise the Ryu-Kyu Chain of Islands known as Okinawa, Japan. It is also symbolic of the Crown Prince of Okinawa, and was displayed on his royal banner.
$5.95, washable white and black.
CERTIFICATION, ALL RANKS - AMERICAN-ASIAN COMBAT SYSTEM
For Martial Arts Practitioners regardless of style or system who would like to join the American-Asian Combat System. Membership is now open. If you have a copy of your rank certificate; A certificate of the same rank can be issued directly to you. If you do not posses a valid copy of your certificate, a copy of your Martial Arts Training Resume and instructors name with rank obtained may suffice.
A hand signed certificate which is suitable for framing along with a membership card will be included. Please forward all information requested with your order. Be certain to send copies only since originals may be lost and may not be returned.
$49.95 - Life time membership. We will register your rank and maintain records of your membership. We can also verify your rank to others upon request.
GENUINE JAPENESE INVASION CURRENCY FROM WORLD WAR TWO- MORE THAN 50 YEARS OLD
In 1941, the Japanese Imperial Army invaded the Philippine Islands. Their bomber's attacked the Philippines on December 7th. The same day they launched the suprise attack on the American Navel Fleet in Hawaii, they also sought to destroy the American Military installations throughout the Philippine Islands. The Philippines, at that time were a territory of the United States Upon the surrender of the American Armed Forces there the Islands were occupied by Japan.
The Japanese government issued Invasion Currency in various denominations to replace the American Currency which was formerly utilized. The full story of this and other historical events is presented along with an actual Note which was used in the Philippines during this very compelling period in history.
You will receive the story of this currency along with a genuine specimen Note in excellent condition. The Note is mounted on a 2 color display panel on heavy bond paper, suitable for framing and includes plastic protection cover.
Own an authentic peice of history. For the person who has everything. Makes an excellent investment for the future. Certain to appreciate in value and interest.
$19.95 each - Note in denomination of our choice.
Save $10.00 when you order 2 Notes = $29.95.
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P.O. Box 767 Gallipolis, Ohio USA 45631-0767
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