Martial Arts Books

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. The Book of Five Rings
    1. The Book of Five Rings by Miyamoto Musashi and Thomas Cleary Published: October 19, 2010 Score: 10.51
  2. The Art of War
    2. The Art of War by Sun Tzu, David Warrilow and Thomas Cleary Published: February 12, 2008 Score: 8.01
  3. Chi Running: A Revolutionary Approach to Effortless, Injury-Free Running
    3. Chi Running: A Revolutionary Approach to Effortless, Injury-Free Running by Danny Dreyer and Katherine Dreyer Published: March 30, 2004 Score: 4.58
  4. Tao of Jeet Kune Do (Limited Edition)
    4. Tao of Jeet Kune Do (Limited Edition) by Bruce Lee Published: November 1, 2006 Score: 3.72
  5. Meditations on Violence: A Comparison of Martial Arts Training & Real World Violence
    5. Meditations on Violence: A Comparison of Martial Arts Training & Real World Violence by Rory Miller Published: June 6, 2008 Score: 2.74
  6. Got Fight?: The 50 Zen Principles of Hand-to-Face Combat
    6. Got Fight?: The 50 Zen Principles of Hand-to-Face Combat by Forrest Griffin and Erich Krauss Published: June 2, 2009 Score: 2.53
  7. Facing Violence: Preparing for the Unexpected
    7. Facing Violence: Preparing for the Unexpected by Rory Miller and Barry Eisler Published: May 16, 2011 Score: 2.47
  8. Jiu-Jitsu University
    8. Jiu-Jitsu University by Saulo Ribeiro and Kevin Howell Published: November 17, 2008 Score: 2.21
  9. Advanced Brazilian Jiujitsu Techniques
    9. Advanced Brazilian Jiujitsu Techniques by Marcelo Garcia, Marshal D. Carper and Glen Cordoza Published: November 15, 2011 Score: 2.07
  10. The Warrior Diet: Switch on Your Biological Powerhouse For High Energy, Explosive Strength, and a Leaner, Harder Body
    10. The Warrior Diet: Switch on Your Biological Powerhouse For High Energy, Explosive Strength, and a Leaner, Harder Body by Ori Hofmekler Published: March 3, 2009 Score: 1.41
  11. Complete Krav Maga: The Ultimate Guide to Over 230 Self-Defense and Combative Techniques
    11. Complete Krav Maga: The Ultimate Guide to Over 230 Self-Defense and Combative Techniques by Darren Levine and John Whitman Published: May 28, 2007 Score: 1.4
  12. The Book of Five Rings (Shambhala Classics)
    12. The Book of Five Rings (Shambhala Classics) by Miyamoto Musashi and Thomas Cleary Published: December 12, 2000 Score: 1.31
  13. UFC Encyclopedia
    13. UFC Encyclopedia by Thomas Gerbasi Published: October 17, 2011 Score: 0.96
  14. The Little Black Book of Violence: What Every Young Man Needs to Know About Fighting
    14. The Little Black Book of Violence: What Every Young Man Needs to Know About Fighting by Lawrence A. Kane, Kris Wilder, Lt. Col. John R. Finch and Marc "Animal" MacYoung Published: April 16, 2009 Score: 0.96
  15. Speed Training for Martial Arts and MMA: How to Maximize Your Hand Speed, Boxing Speed, Kick Speed and Power, Punching Speed and Power, plus Wrestling Speed and Power for Combat and Self-Defense
    15. Speed Training for Martial Arts and MMA: How to Maximize Your Hand Speed, Boxing Speed, Kick Speed and Power, Punching Speed and Power, plus Wrestling Speed and Power for Combat and Self-Defense by J. Barnes Published: September 1, 2005 Score: 0.87
  16. Mind Gym : An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence
    16. Mind Gym : An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence by Gary Mack and David Casstevens Published: June 3, 2002 Score: 0.86
  17. The Fighter's Mind: Inside the Mental Game
    17. The Fighter's Mind: Inside the Mental Game by Sam Sheridan Published: November 9, 2010 Score: 0.78
  18. A Fighter's Heart: One Man's Journey Through the World of Fighting
    18. A Fighter's Heart: One Man's Journey Through the World of Fighting by Sam Sheridan Published: January 21, 2008 Score: 0.78
  19. The Official Chuck Norris Fact Book: 101 of Chuck's Favorite Facts and Stories
    19. The Official Chuck Norris Fact Book: 101 of Chuck's Favorite Facts and Stories by Chuck Norris and Todd DuBord Published: October 21, 2009 Score: 0.75
  20. Zen in the Art of Archery
    20. Zen in the Art of Archery by Eugen Herrigel and Daisetz T. Suzuki Published: January 26, 1999 Score: 0.71
  21. Drill to Win: 12 Months to Better Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu
    21. Drill to Win: 12 Months to Better Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu by Andre Galvao and Kevin Howell Published: August 10, 2010 Score: 0.63
  22. The Anatomy of Martial Arts: An Illustrated Guide to the Muscles Used for Each Strike, Kick, and Throw
    22. The Anatomy of Martial Arts: An Illustrated Guide to the Muscles Used for Each Strike, Kick, and Throw by Norman Link, Lily Chou and Suman Kasturia Published: February 15, 2011 Score: 0.63
  23. Principles Of Personal Defense
    23. Principles Of Personal Defense by Jeff Cooper, Paul Kirchner and Louis Awerbuck Published: January 1, 2006 Score: 0.63
  24. Submit Everyone: The Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu Files: Classified Field Manual for Becoming a Submission-focused Fighter
    24. Submit Everyone: The Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu Files: Classified Field Manual for Becoming a Submission-focused Fighter by Kevin Howell, Dave Camarillo and Tim Ferriss Published: January 4, 2012 Score: 0.59
  25. Bruce Lee's Fighting Method: The Complete Edition
    25. Bruce Lee's Fighting Method: The Complete Edition by M. Uyehara Bruce Lee Published: September 1, 2008 Score: 0.59

See also:

  1. Individual Sports Books
  2. Archery
  3. Bowling
  4. Equestrian and Horse Racing Books
  5. Mixed Martial Arts
  6. Boxing Books
  7. Golf Books
  8. Wrestling Books
  9. Gymnastics
  10. Children's Safety Books
  11. Franklin D. Roosevelt Biographies
  12. European Cooking, Food & Wine Books
  13. Science Essays & Commentary
  14. Violin Sheet Music & Scores
  15. Russian Books
  16. Vertebrate Paleontology
  17. Teen Fantasy Books
  18. Surrealism Arts & Photography Books
  19. Children's Alligator & Crocodile Books
  20. Baha'i
  21. Electrochemistry