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American Shaolin : flying kicks, Buddhist monks, and the legend of iron crotch : an odyssey in the new China / Matthew Polly.

Polly, Matthew. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library 796.815 POL (Text) 840191001739893 Teen - Nonfiction Available -
Tyson Library - Versailles 796.815 POL (Text) 31070500432626 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781592403370 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: viii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 20cm
  • Publisher: New York : Gotham Books, 2008.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Describes the author's study of martial arts at China's Shaolin Temple, his initial disenchantment that turned into respect for the instructors, and the training that led him to represent the Temple in international competitions.
Subject: Polly, Matthew.
Shao lin si (Dengfeng Xian, China)
Martial arts > China.

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