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Fencer's Start-Up: A Beginner's Guide to Fencing

Fencer's Start-Up: A Beginner's Guide to Fencing

Paperback Start-Up Sports

By (author) Doug Werner

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  • Publisher: Tracks Publishing,U.S.
  • Format: Paperback | 192 pages
  • Dimensions: 140mm x 215mm x 15mm | 264g
  • Publication date: 15 November 2010
  • Publication City/Country: Chula Vista, CA
  • ISBN 10: 1884654770
  • ISBN 13: 9781884654770
  • Edition: 2, Revised
  • Edition statement: 2nd Revised edition
  • Illustrations note: 200 b/w photos
  • Sales rank: 582,218

Product description

Debunking the sport's rumored reputation of being outdated, this newly revised edition explores the ancient yet powerfully rich and entertaining art of fencing. Covering Olympic-style foil, epee, and saber methods, this comprehensive guide also features tips on safety, etiquette, and technique. With a brief history on the sport and an updated resource section, this examination tackles the fencing experience with humor and style.

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Author information

Doug Werner is the author of the bestselling Start-Up Sports® series. He is also the author of Adopting in China, Fighting Fit, Fitness Training for Girls, Skateboarding: Book of Tricks, and Skateboarding: New Levels. He lives in San Diego.

Review quote

"Light and energetic, easy to read. Information is sound and clearly presented. But more than anything else, the book successfully conveys the fun of fencing. A job well done." --Nick Evangelista, author, "The Art and Science of Fencing"