The Concealed Handgun Manual: How to Choose, Carry, and Shoot a Gun in Self Defense

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Privateer Publications, 2001 - Political Science - 384 pages
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Timely because more states continue to pass concealed-carry legislation, this comprehensive handbook contains information on current state regulations, beginning and advanced shooting instruction, and updated safety advice. This guide covers everything needed to understand these subjects and offers tips on the importance of self-protection, selecting and buying a handgun, and methods of concealing weapons. In light of the current problem of violence in schools, this edition also offers detailed instruction on how to avoid all violent encounters. Information on the mental ramifications of self-defense is included as are actual stories of incidents of concealed-carry self-defense.

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User Review  - Clint Flatt - Goodreads

Lot of stories of real life situations of people using their handgun to save their lives and the consequences of their actions. These are told to hlep you understand the commitment and responsibility ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica Evans - Goodreads

You could do better for learning about psychology, ethics, or politics, but as far as the essentials of choosing, carrying, and shooting a handgun, this is pretty solid. In essence this is a book ... Read full review

Contents

Why Carry a Gun? The Police Cant Protect You
21
School Shootings Another Point of View
47
Staying Out of Trouble NonViolent
67
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Chris Bird is a journalist and a handgun shooter. He is a member of the National Rifle Association.

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