Fencer's Start-Up

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

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Debunking the sport's rumoured reputation of being outdated, this newly revised edition explores the ancient yet powerfully rich and entertaining art of fencing.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 sabre methods, this comprehensive guide also features tips on safety, etiquette and technique.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 137.16 x 210.82 x 12.7mm | 272.15g
  • Tracks Publishing,U.S.
  • Chula Vista, CA, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 200 b/w photos
  • 1884654770
  • 9781884654770
  • 433,094

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"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"show more

About Doug Werner

Doug Werner is the author of the bestselling Start-Up Sports(R) 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.show more

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