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Thompson, Geoff

Overview
Works: 117 works in 216 publications in 1 language and 2,069 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Documentary films  Study guides  Case studies  Pictorial works  History  Trivia and miscellanea  Biographies  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Translator, opp
Classifications: QA76.76.T48, 158.1
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The great escape : the ten secrets to loving your life and living your dreams by Geoff Thompson( )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This self-help book offers ten secrets to loving life and living your dreams, helping you make that great escape from where you are to where you would love to be. It reveals a process and a path to follow to maximise your potential for happiness
The pavement arena : adapting combat martial arts to the street by Geoff Thompson( )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated manual takes the martial artist step by step through everything necessary to convert their skills for use in the 'street'. The Pavement Arena is Geoff Thompson talking reality training at his absolute best. Not just about the physical changes needed to make dojo techniques stand up to a real affray but also the mind-set and emotional control (and how to develop it) needed to enter the most unforgiving arena, The Pavement Arena. Geoff Thompson worked as a night club bouncer for nine years and is a qualified instructor in Karate, Gung-fu, Ju-Jitsu, weapons, self-protection, Thai boxing, western boxing and freestyle Olympic Wrestling. He is the author of many books on related subjects, and has appeared internationally on T.V. and radio as a self protection expert. Subjects covered include the adaptation of · Stance · Kicks · Punches · Blocks · Kata · Set sparring · Free sparring · Competition fighting and the development of · Fear control · Action triggers · Psyche-outs · The Fence
Fear : the Friend of Exceptional People - Techniques in Controlling Fear by Geoff Thompson( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't let fear hold you back from achieving everything you want to - let Geoff Thompson, author of "Watch My Back" and "The Elephant and the Twig", show you how to make fear your friend. Once a doorman at some of Britain's roughest nightclubs and now a world-renowned martial artist, Geoff has had more to be frightened of than most. Here he shares his secrets for overcoming your fears to help you live life to the max. From spiders to public speaking, job interviews to physical conflict, Geoff takes you through proven techniques of combating whatever it is you're afraid of. This work helps you to: understand your physical reactions to fear and how they can be used to your advantage; overcome the negative feelings that make you think you can't succeed; and, learn methods to defeat your fears with Geoff's unique Fear Pyramid system
The throws and take-downs of sombo Russian wrestling by Geoff Thompson( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this series of books on throwing and take-down techniques, Geoff Thompson, a leading expert on self-protection, teaches how to control vertical grappling and destroy an assailant with a demolishing throw. The book includes the original "blow before throw" techniques. PDF edition is illustrated in full colour
Animal day : pressure testing the martial arts by Geoff Thompson( )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written with the intention of educating the reader in all aspects of "pressure testing" the martial arts to ensure that the technique and character fit when it really matters. This book aims to explode the myths about what does and what does not work in martial arts on today's dangerous streets
Fear : the friend of exceptional people by Geoff Thompson( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once a doorman at some of Britain's roughest nightclubs and now a world-renowned martial artist, the author has had more to be frightened of than most. Here he shares his secrets for overcoming your fears to help you live life to the max. From spiders to public speaking, job interviews to physical conflict, Geoff takes you through proven techniques of combating whatever it is you're afraid of
Real kicking by Geoff Thompson( )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated manual taking you step-by-step through all the moves and techniques required to become competent in the grappling arts
Real punching by Geoff Thompson( )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn to pack a powerful punch with this illustrated manual that includes all the necessary moves and techniques to become competent in the punching arts
Australia's greenhouse gas emissions by Geoff Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series provides an informed, unbiased review of some of Australia's most topical issues: social, environmental, economic and political. Complex issues are written clearly and simply, without bias or prejudice. Small chunks of text makes information accessible to a wide range of student abilities
Hunting the shadow : how to turn fear into massive success by Geoff Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Software testing : an ISEB foundation by Brian Hambling( )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides practical insight into the world of software testing, explaining the basic steps of the testing process and how to perform effective tests. This work provides an overview of different techniques, both dynamic and static, and how to apply them. It is suitable for those with a little experience of software testing
The art of positive thinking by Geoff Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you ever feel that you are tied to an immovable object & can't break free, or that you are stuck in a social & lifestyle rut & there is no alternative? This title aims to guide you through the process of breaking the negative thinking
India : medical tourism( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the booming private health care system in India which is expected to be worth billions of dollars in decades to come as westerners flock to India to get healthy. But with the newly built, hi-tech hospitals catering to prosperous 'medical tourists', some fear that the health care of disadvantaged Indians is being neglected
Ships at sea by Geoff Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian history in 7 questions by J. B Hirst( )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If there are genuine questions about Australian history, there is something to puzzle over. The history ceases to be predictable--and dull. From the author of The Shortest History of Europe, acclaimed historian John Hirst, comes this fresh and stimulating approach to understanding Australia's past and present. Hirst asks and answers questions that get to the heart of Australia's history:Why did Aborigines not become farmers?How did a penal colony change peacefully to a democracy?Why was Australia so prosperous so early?Why did the Australian colonies federate?What effect did convict origins have on national character?Why was the postwar migration programme a success?Why is Australia not a republic?Engaging and enjoyable, and written for the novice and the expert alike, Australian History in 7 Questions explains how we became the nation we are today
Big machines in emergencies by Geoff Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vehicles in the air by Geoff Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trucks on the road by Geoff Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big machines on the road by Geoff Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trains on the rails by Geoff Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The pavement arena : adapting combat martial arts to the street
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The pavement arena : adapting combat martial arts to the streetFear : the Friend of Exceptional People - Techniques in Controlling FearThe throws and take-downs of sombo Russian wrestlingAnimal day : pressure testing the martial artsFear : the friend of exceptional peopleReal kickingReal punchingAustralia's greenhouse gas emissions
Languages
English (94)