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By Alex Gillis

ISBN-10: 1770413006

ISBN-13: 9781770413009

The eagerly expected up-to-date go back of a bestselling martial arts classic

The leaders of Tae Kwon Do, an Olympic game and one of many world’s most well-liked martial arts, are keen on asserting that their artwork is old and jam-packed with previous dynasties and superhuman feats. in reality, Tae Kwon Do is as jam-packed with lies because it is robust recommendations. because its tough beginnings within the Korean army 60 years in the past, the paintings empowered participants and international locations, yet its leaders too usually concealed the painful truths that ended in that empowerment — the gangsters, secret-service brokers, and dictators who inspired dishonest, corruption, and homicide. A Killing paintings: The Untold historical past of Tae Kwon Do takes you into the cults, geisha homes, and crime syndicates that made Tae Kwon Do. It indicates how, finally, a number of key leaders stored the artwork fresh and became it into an empowering artwork for hundreds of thousands of individuals in additional than a hundred and fifty international locations. A Killing Art is an element heritage and half biography — and a wild trip to enlightenment.

This new and revised version of the bestselling e-book includes formerly unnamed resources and up to date chapters.

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