The most thorough and intriguing discussion of the human bodys vital points ever to appear in a single volume. Through strikingly dramatic photographs and detailed line drawings, Mashiro illustrates over 150 parts of the human body where a minimum amount of force will produce maximum impact on an opponents ability to fight. The study of these vital points is integral to all branches of the martial arts, to the military combat specialist, and to everyone concerned with self-defense in a life-or-death encounter. Buy now so you will have the knowledge when you need it. 51/2 x 81/2, 88 pp.