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Capoeira: Roots of the Dance-Fight-Game

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Capoeira is simultaneously a dance, a fight, and a game. Created by the Africans brought to Brazil as slaves beginning in 1500, capoeira was forbidden by law but survived underground. When open practice was allowed in the 1930s it soon became very popular. Capoeira came to America around 1975, and has become widely recognized by dancers and martial artists. The author disc ...more
ebook, 376 pages
Published September 4th 2012 by Blue Snake Books (first published July 8th 2002)
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Recommends it for: Any Martial Artist
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Shelves: martial-arts
Great history and philosophy that surrounds this martial art.
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