Paul Bowman

The Treasures of Bruce Lee

The official Story of the legendary Martial Artist

Englische Originalausgabe /
Original English edition.
96 Seiten mit 150 farbigen und s/w Fotos und 15 Faksimile-Beilagen zum Herausnehmen /
96 pp with 150 colour and b/w illustrations and 15 removable Facsimile items.
Fester Einband im Schuber
24 × 28,3 cm. Hardcover

ISBN-10: 3-283-01234-2
ISBN-13: 978-3-283-01234-2
€ (D): 39,95
€ (A): 41,10
sFr.: 50.50
Lieferbar / Available

The Treasures of Bruce Lee – The official Story of the legendary Martial Artist

„Der Schlüssel zur Unsterblichkeit liegt zu allererst in einem Leben, das erinnerungswürdig ist.“

“The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.”

— Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee ist eine Legende. Als Schauspieler, Regisseur, Schriftsteller, Lehrer und Philosoph in einer Person verbreitete er das Wissen über die fernöstlichen Kampfkünste im Westen. Dieses autorisierte Werk berichtet über den Genius Bruce Lee, seine Inspiration, seine Filme, seine Familie und seine Leidenschaft – die asiatische Kampfkunst.

Bruce Lee is a legend. Actor, director, writer, teacher, philosopher, he was largely responsible for the popularity of Oriental martial arts in the West. This fully authorized account tells of the genius that was Bruce Lee, his inspirations, his films, his family and his life’s passion – martial arts. This book features rare and previously unpublished photographs as well as removable documents from the Lee family archives, including handwritten letters and poems, hand-drawn illustrations and Bruce Lee’s observations and philosophy of martial arts. These all combine to tell the amazing story behind the legend. Paul Bowman is a lecturer, martial artist and serious Bruce Lee fan. He teaches cultural studies at Cardiff University. He is an expert on the phenomenon that is Bruce Lee and he wrote Theorizing Bruce Lee: Film – Fantasy – Fighting – Philosophy, Beyond Bruce Lee: Chasing the Dragon Through Film, Philosophy and Popular Culture and The Rey Chow Reader as well as many other academic books and papers.