Debunking the sport's rumored reputation of being outdated, this newly revised edition explores the ancient yet powerfully rich and entertaining art of fencing.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.
- Paperback | 192 pages
- 137.16 x 210.82 x 12.7mm | 272.15g
- 01 Oct 2010
- Tracks Publishing,U.S.
- Chula Vista, CA, United States
- 2nd ed.
- 200 b/w photos
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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
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.