Bruce Lee: Letters of the Dragon

An Anthology of Bruce Lee's Correspondence with Family, Friends, and Fans 1958-1973
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Author(s): Bruce Lee
Original Publish Date: Sep 08, 2015
Product Number: EB00644797
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781462917853
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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Description

Letters of the Dragon: Correspondence, 1958-1973 is a fascinating glimpse of the private Bruce Lee behind the public image-a man with the patience and concern to dedicate as much effort to crafting a thoughtful personal answer to the letter of a young fan as to those from his old friends and associates; an extremely active man never too busy to make time for an old family friend in need of simple companionship; a man who never wrote without careful thought, and never thought from the heard alone, but always from the head and heart together. The letters in this inspiring book track Bruce Lee's career and development from his decision, made while he was still in secondary school, to move to the US to further his education, through the many setbacks, redirected efforts, and triumphs of life that shaped his martial art and humanity, all the way to the last letter he ever composed, just hours before his sudden death. After absorbing the letters in this volume, the reader will inevitably find that the private Bruce Lee was every bit as great as the public Bruce Lee, and deeper and broader by far. Letters of the Dragon: Correspondence, 1958-1973 is conclusive evidence that a life lived well is never too short a life. This Bruce Lee Book is part of Tuttle Publishing's Bruce Lee Library which also features: -Bruce Lee's Striking Thoughts -Bruce Lee's The Tao of Gung Fu -Bruce Lee Artist of Life -Bruce Lee: The Celebrated Life of the Golden Dragon -Bruce Lee: The Art of Expressing the Human Body -Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do

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