By John Little,Linda Lee Cadwell,Shannon Lee
Bruce Lee: the distinguished lifetime of the Golden Dragon is a photographic catalog of all points of this attention-grabbing guy, from the beginning of his occupation to his premature and tragic dying in 1973. This booklet unearths a quiet relations guy in the back of the charismatic public character. It indicates the genuine Bruce Lee—the guy who was once a lot more than a global movie and martial arts celebrity.
This really good picture essay—compiled and edited via 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 youth in Hong Kong. delicate moments along with his teenagers are stuck on digicam and motion pictures from his martial arts movies are shown.
With a preface through his daughter Shannon Lee and a foreword through spouse Linda, the textual content is drawn without delay from Bruce Lee's personal diaries and journals. in keeping with 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 begun learning gung fu (kung fu) and took up wing chun, his first starring position, and his go back to the US
- Hollywood—why he obtained the half in The eco-friendly Hornet, instructing Steve McQueen, James Coburn and Stirling Silliphant, filming Enter the Dragon, The manner of the Dragon, Fist of Fury and extra, education and performing with Chuck Norris, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Dean Martin and Sharon Tate, and the production of Jeet Kune Do (JKD)
- Family—meeting Linda, having young ones, day-by-day life
This Bruce Lee publication is a part of Tuttle Publishing's Bruce Lee Library which additionally features:
- Bruce Lee's outstanding Thoughts
- Bruce Lee's The Tao of Gung Fu
- Bruce Lee Artist of Life
- Bruce Lee: Letters of the Dragon
- Bruce Lee: The artwork of Expressing the Human Body
- Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do
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Bruce Lee: The Celebrated Life of the Golden Dragon (Bruce Lee Library) by John Little,Linda Lee Cadwell,Shannon Lee