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“Your Kung Fu is very good, Master Fiore!” Asian and European fight books in comparison

://www.chineselongsword.com/axe , accessed 27.09.2016. Cheng Zong You, Dan Dao Fa Xuan. 400 years old ancient Chinese Long-Saber manual , ed. and transl. by Jack Chen, http://www.chineselongsword.com/longsaber , accessed 27.09.2016. Fiore dei Liberi, Il Fior di Battaglia , ca. 1410 (Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, MS Ludwig XV 13). Girard Thibault d’Anvers, Académie de l'epée, ou se démontrent par reigles mathématique, sur le fondement d'un cercle mysterieux, la theorie et pratique des vrais et jusqu'a present incognus secrets du maniement des armes, a pied et a cheval , Leiden

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Limits of Understanding in the Study of Lost Martial Arts
Epistemological Reflections on the Mediality of Historical Records of Technique and the Status of Modern (Re-)Constructions

). Daniel, Ute, Kompendium Kulturgeschichte: Theorien, Praxis, Schlüsselwörter , 5th edn (Frankfurt a. M.: Suhrkamp, 2006). Forgeng, Jeffrey L., The Medieval Art of Swordsmanship: A Facsimile & Translation of Europe’s Oldest Personal Combat Treatise, Royal Armouries MS I.33 (Union City: Chivalry Bookshelf, 2003). Frank, Adam D., Taijiquan and the Search for the Little Old Chinese Man: Understanding Identity Through Martial Arts (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006). Grondin, Jean, ‘The Hermeneutical Circle’, in The Blackwell Companion to

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