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

User Review  - William - Goodreads

A well written guide for not only those thinking about carrying a firearm, but for those that already do. The Sixth edition has updated material and the bibliography will point to more information on firearms, laws, training, and tools and equipment. Read full review

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

User Review  - Rae - Goodreads

This book was great in that it had everything I had been trying to find through Google fu in one place. Since taking the concealed handgun course and sending off my paperwork for my license, I've been ... 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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