- ISBN 9781550228465 / 1550228463
- Title Total MMA: Inside Ultimate Fighting
- Author Jonathan Snowden
- Category Combat Sports & Self-defence
- Format Paperback
- Year 2008
- Pages 408
- Publisher ECW Press
- Imprint ECW Press,Canada
- Language English
- Dimensions 171mm x 28mm x 247mm
“I just tore through . . . Jonathan Snowden's excellent history of MMA. . . . If you're looking for a one volume history of Mixed Martial Arts, it would be hard to do better than this.” —“Bloody Elbow”
world of MMA, where the backroom deal-making is as fierce as the fighting.
"[Total MMA] is amazingly detailed with hundreds of footnotes as Snowden focuses on the expansion of MMA from its early beginnings to late 2008. Snowden obviously loves the business but doesn't shy away from exposing its darker sides and presenting both sides of arguments." —411Mania.com
Jonathan Snowden quit his job as a lawyer after September 11, 2001, to join the United States Army. He trained in Brazilian jiu jitsu and the Army Combatives Program and fell in love with the UFC. He is a former radio DJ and television producer who worked for the White House Communications Agency in Washington, D.C. He currently works for the Department of Defense and is the North American Editor of the United Kingdom's Total MMA.