"DeMarco is our era’s leading scholar and storyteller when it
comes to that vast array of human experiences called martial art.
. . . An important read.” — James Grady, creator of “Condor” novels, movies, and TV shows
"Absolutely riveting." — Nicklaus Suino, Japanese Martial Arts Center, Ann Arbor, MI
"These essays are evenhanded, comprehensive, and timeless."
— Stephan Berwick, founder, True Taiji
"What a masterpiece! Gem after gem after gem
appear in these essays." — C.J. Rhodes, DEd, founder of Taijiquan Enthusiasts Organization