Manuals on Mayhem: A Complete Guide to the Literature of Combat Martial Arts and Serious Self-Defense. Bradley J. STEINER.

Manuals on Mayhem: A Complete Guide to the Literature of Combat Martial Arts and Serious Self-Defense

Mason, Michigan: Loompanics Unlimited, 1979. First edition. A bibliography of books, courses and manuals on combat martial arts, encompassing weaponry, psychological warfare, and demolition and sabotage. The author was the founder of the COMBATO (Jen Do Tao) System of Self-Defense, “a synthesis and compilation of the best of the finest fighting systems, plus innovative theories and practices found nowhere else but in my method.” The book employs a rating system and is organized into four sections: I. Traditional Martial Arts Books with a Combat Orientation II. Military Combat Texts III. Police Texts IV. Civilian Defense Instruction Publications. A scarce Loompanics title.

Perfect-bound orange wrappers (5 ½” x 8 ½”), 86, [2] p. Light wear and creasing to wrappers, a few droplet stains, stains on pages 58 & 59, else clean throughout. A VG copy overall. Item #07610

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