If you wish to know more about JKD or Bruce  Lee, his thoughts and ideas, take a look at  these books.   

The Tao of Jeet Kune Do

(The best seller that every martial artist should own!)

Chinese Gung Fu

The philosophical art of self defense

Bruce's first book .  It covers traditional Gung Fu more than JKD.  Regardless, it is still a great book!

Letters of the Dragon

An anthology of Bruce's correspondence with family, friends, and fans

Bruce Lee's Fighting Methods :Basic training

A must for the beginning JKD practitioner.

Bruce Lee's Fighting Methods :Self Defense                                 Techniques

Realism in self defense!  Excellent techniques that are simple & direct.

Bruce Lee's Fighting Methods :Advanced techniques

A great resource for information on countering, timing, & intercepting.

Bruce Lee's Fighting Methods :Skill in techniques Covers more advanced techniques, kicking combinations, & parries. Has a good section on sparring tactics

The Tao of Gung Fu: A study in the way of Chinese                           martial arts 

Another book that focuses on tradition Gung Fu.  Good philosophical chapters and basic universal Gung Fu theory.

The art of expressing the human body

This is probably my favorite book from the Bruce Lee library.  It is full of training tips as well as routines that Bruce used himself!

Jeet Kune Do: Bruce Lee's commentaries on the martial way 

This book is a lot like the Tao of JKD.  It goes a little more in depth and is much more organized.   

Striking Thoughts: Bruce Lee's Wisdom for

Daily Living

Bruce's personal notes and thoughts on ancient masters and modern teachers. 

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