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Backcountry Pilot

The University of Arizona Press

A backcountry pilot famous for his jaunts into the wildest, most remote regions of the borderlands, Alexander "Ike" Russell has become something of a legend since his death in 1980, and the stories surrounding his flights never fail to amaze. This book combines biography and oral history by offering a wide range of anecdotes and remembrances by friends and family.

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The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 46, 2008

UBC Press

This is the forty-sixth volume of The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, which contains articles of lasting significance in the field of international legal studies.

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Chen

Living Taijiquan in the Classical Style

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

In this book, Master Jan Silberstorff, a leading Chen practitioner, shares his expertise and insights into Chen style Taijiquan, explaining its background and key principles. He discusses the different Chen forms and the importance of each, as well as the place of competition and the effect on participants.

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Alchemy of Pushing Hands

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Pushing Hands develops sensitivity to the body's internal state and can be used to help control the emotions, the circulation of energy and physical balance. This book teaches the reader how to act in harmony with any external event without losing their 'balance' or center, enabling them to respond with confidence and flexibility to each situation.

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Taiji Jian 32-Posture Sword Form

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Written by an experienced teacher of Taijiquan, this book provides a detailed description of the Jian (the sword), its parts and how it should be held. Using photographs and illustrations, the author gives step-by-step instructions for the main 13 applications including sword strokes, stances and footwork techniques.

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The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 45, 2007

Edited by D.M. McRae
UBC Press

This is the forty-fifth volume of The Canadian Yearbook of International Law, the first volume of which was published in 1963.

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