Bruce Lee: The Celebrated Life of the Golden Dragon

A behind-the-scenes examine the lifetime of the main awesome martial artist of all time—Bruce Lee.

Bruce Lee: the prestigious lifetime of the Golden Dragon is a photographic catalog of all aspects of this interesting guy, from the beginning of his profession to his premature and tragic demise in 1973. This e-book finds a quiet kin guy at the back of the charismatic public personality. It indicates the genuine Bruce Lee—the guy who used to be much more than a global movie and martial arts celebrity.

This marvelous photograph essay—compiled and edited through Bruce Lee professional John Little with the help of Lee's widow, Linda Lee Cadwell—reveals never-before-published relatives photographs, together with infrequent pictures of Bruce's adolescence in Hong Kong. smooth moments along with his childrens are stuck on digital camera and motion photographs from his martial arts movies are shown.

With a preface by way of his daughter Shannon Lee and a foreword through spouse Linda, the textual content is drawn at once from Bruce Lee's personal diaries and journals. in response to the award-winning Warner Bros. documentary, Bruce Lee: In His personal Words, sections include:

  • Chronology of the lifetime of Bruce Lee
  • Early Years—why he started learning gung fu (kung fu) and took up wing chun, his first starring function, and his go back to the US
  • Hollywood—why he acquired the half in The eco-friendly Hornet, instructing Steve McQueen, James Coburn and Stirling Silliphant, filming Enter the Dragon, The means of the Dragon, Fist of Fury and extra, education and appearing with Chuck Norris, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Dean Martin and Sharon Tate, and the construction of Jeet Kune Do (JKD)
  • Family—meeting Linda, having youngsters, day-by-day life

This Bruce Lee ebook is a part of the Bruce Lee Library which additionally features:

  • Bruce Lee: remarkable Thoughts
  • Bruce Lee: The Tao of Gung Fu
  • Bruce Lee: Artist of Life
  • Bruce Lee: Letters of the Dragon
  • Bruce Lee: The paintings of Expressing the Human Body
  • Bruce Lee: Jeet Kune Do

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