This book is dedicated to:Dan Inosanto for showing me the power of knowledge,Paul Vunak for showing me the power of experience,Professor Wally Jay for showing me the power of a gentler spirit,and Graciella Casillas for showing me the power of a mean righthand.My special thanks to all the schools and instructors that offered uptheir favorite training routines. The schools and practitioners thatcontributed to this work were from various styles and in variouslocations across the U.S.. My thanks to Rick Tucci at PAMA forhis example as a martial artist. I would like to thank KenStromsland, Ian McCallum, Gary Grezsak, and Dave Graziano fortheir help on the project. My thanks also go out to all mysupporters and friends in the martial arts, including Henry Strom,Bob Cook and Wes Tasker. Like anything else that I do, this work would not be possible without the support and love of my family. Iwish to thank my wife, Jackie for her undying commitment to mywelfare.