The Gun Digest Book of Combat Handgunnery

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Krause Publications, Oct 12, 2007 - Antiques & Collectibles - 256 pages
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This book can save your life!

The best defense for any scenario is to be prepared. The Gun Digest Book of Combat Handgunnery prepares you for potential life-threatening situations with practical instruction and expert guidance.

Author Massad Ayoob teaches you the skills to keep you and your family safe in any violent encounter, including:

  • Selecting the right pistol, ammunition and holster
  • How to use and accessorize your handgun
  • Close-quarter battle techniques used by law enforcement and the U.S. military

In addition to the tactical aspects of self-defense, Ayoob also covers practical information about selecting a used handgun and the legal aspects of self-defense with a firearm. Firearms technology and tactics change throughout the years, which is why the updated 6th edition of The Gun Digest Book of Combat Handgunnery is essential to the well-being of you and your family. Remember, your best defense is to be prepared.

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User Review  - brotagonist - Goodreads

I'm working through this as the urge hits me. It's slow going. Read full review

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User Review  - Lou - Goodreads

Also a great book. Makes ya think. --Wag-- Read full review

About the author (2007)

Massad F. Ayoob is an internationally known firearms and self-defense instructor. He was the director of the Lethal Force Institute in Concord, New Hampshire from 1981 to 2009, has taught police techniques and civilian self-defense to both law enforcement officers and private citizens in numerous venues since 1974, and has appeared as an expert witness in several trials.

Ayoob has also authored several books and more than 1,000 articles on firearms, combat techniques, self-defense, and legal issues, and has served in an editorial capacity for "Guns Magazine", "American Handgunner", "Gun Week", and "Combat Handguns". Since 1995, he has written self-defense- and firearms-related articles for "Backwoods Home Magazine". He also has a featured segment on the television show "Personal Defense TV", which airs on the Sportsman Channel in the United States.

Ayoob remains an internationally prominent law enforcement officer training instructor and serves as chairman of the Firearms Committee of the American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers. Massad lives in Live Oak, Florida.

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