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Philippines: Martial Arts

Suggested Resources (Partial List)

  Arnis Self-Defense : Stick, Blade, and Empty-hand Combat Techniques of the Philippines by Jose Paman


Balisong: Veintenueve: Filipino Knife Fighting by Shishir Villafria Inocalla


  Complete Sinawali : Filipino Double Weapon Fighting by Reynaldo Galang


Escrima Review


  Filipino Combat Systems : An Introduction to an Ancient Art for Modern Times by Mark Edward Cody


  Filipino Fighting Arts: Theory and Practice by Mark V. Wiley


Filipino Martial Arts by Nid Anima


  Filipino Martial Arts: Cabales Serrada Escrima by Mark V. Wiley


Filipino Martial Arts Magazine


  Filipino Martial Culture by Mark V. Wiley


Grandmaster Raymond Tobosa's systematic approach to effective escrimaby Raymond Tobosa


  Memories Ride the Ebb of Tide by Leo M. Giron


Modern Arnis : "Philippine Style of Stick Fighting" by Remy A. Presas


  The Secrets of Cabales Serrada Escrima by Mark V. Wiley


  The Secrets of Giron Arnis Escrima by Antonio E. Somera


  Warrior Arts of the Philippines by Reynaldo Galang

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