Category: Required Reading

What books or articles provide a perspective that ultimately increases our understanding of self defense, training methods, and/or training concepts? The Kravology staff have you covered. Read these selections and flourish!

The Constitution of the United States

It seems to me, as a society and culture that we’ve drifted away from the values and principles that formed this great country. And, while no construct managed by men and women will ever be perfect, American’s enjoy more freedom, prosperity, choice, and opportunity than any other society across this planet and…
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Going Deep

If you’re looking to study the strategies of conflict and the minds that have mastered these concepts through the ages – particularly when it counted most for the men who developed and deployed strategy, I’m going to invite you check out a special book that may very well confound you for a good…
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Required Reading: Tools of Titans

If you haven’t heard of author, Tim Ferriss, you’re missing out. His first major work, the Four Hour Work Week, was a NY Times Best Seller. His most recent work, Tools of Titans outlines the habits and routines of some of the most successful people on the planet (some worth skipping, given…
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Required Reading: Make Your Bed

Interestingly, as social norms become broader, less structured, even ethereal and highly subjective, this little book does much to restore and remind the reader that there are universal, immutable truths by which to live. Admiral William McRaven does a solid job of condensing his hard-won lessons learned throughout his Naval career, including…
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