Basics of Taijiquan
By Li Xingdong, Foreign Languages Press, Beijing. 5.25" x 8", 102 pg, paperback. Traces the development of Taijiquan with fully illustrated simple routines. Includes quotations from classic texts and a discussion of basic methods and positions. Introduction to origins and development. Description of the 24 simplified form as recommended by the Physical Culture & Sports Commission of China and emphasis on the points which merit attention in practicing Taijiquan. Over 100 illustrations.