Herman Kauz is a prominent author and teacher of the martial arts, in particular T'ai chi ch'uan.
Kauz was born in 1928 in Brooklyn, New York. He is a graduate of the University of Hawaii, studied at the University of Chicago, and holds a Masters Degree from Columbia University.
He has studied and trained in Aikido, Judo, Karate, Wrestling, and T'ai chi ch'uan.
The Tai Chi Handbook, Random House, ISBN 978-0-385-09370-5
The Martial Spirit, The Overlook Press, ISBN 978-0-87951-327-6
A Path to Liberation: A Spiritual and Philosophical Approach to the Martial Arts, The Overlook Press, ISBN 978-0-87951-457-0
Push Hands: Handbook for Non-Competitive Tai Chi Practice with a Partner, The Overlook Press, ISBN 978-1-58567-124-3
The Tai Chi Handbook was re-issued by The Overlook Press, 26 May 2009, ISBN 978-1-59020-179-4