The Art of Manliness: Classic Skills and Manners for the Modern Man (Paperback)

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Man Up

While it's definitely more than just monster trucks, grilling and six-pack abs, true manliness is hard to define. The words macho and manly are not synonymous.

Taking lessons from classic gentlemen such as Benjamin Franklin and Theodore Roosevelt, authors Brett and Kate McKay have created a collection of the most useful advice every man needs to know to live life to its full potential.

This book contains a wealth of information that ranges from survival skills to social skills to advice on how to improve your character. Whether you are braving the wilds with your friends, courting your girlfriend or raising a family, inside you'll find practical information and inspiration for every area of life. You'll learn the basics all modern men should know, including how to: Shave like your grandpaBe a perfect houseguestFight like a gentleman using the art of bartitsuHelp a friend with a problemGive a man hugPerform a fireman's carryAsk for a woman's hand in marriageRaise resilient kidsPredict the weather like a frontiersmanStart a fire without matchesGive a dynamic speechLive a well-balanced life

So jump in today and gain the skills and knowledge you need to be a real man in the 21st century.

About the Author

Brett McKay runs the popular Web site with his wife, Kate.

Kate McKay has taught history and humanities at Tulsa Community College and is one of the main content creators on the popular Web site
Product Details
ISBN: 9781600614620
ISBN-10: 1600614620
Publisher: Northlight
Publication Date: November 2009
Pages: 274
Language: English