Gun Digest Shooter's Guide to Handguns

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Gun Digest Books, Nov 29, 2012 - Sports & Recreation - 256 pages
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Need answers now? Gun Digest's Shooter's Guide to Handguns will quickly give you the facts you need to help you choose your handgun, select ammunition, shoot it effectively, and take care of your investment--all in an easy-to-read, well-illustrated format.

With more information for the dollar than any shooting book on the market, you get:

  • Compelling text by a world-renowned revolver gunsmith and certified Combat Focus Shooting instructor.
  • Up-to-date ballistics data.
  • The latest handguns, loads and optics.
Whether you're interested in self defense, hunting, plinking, or competition, this is the one book that should be on your shelf!

 

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User Review  - stonewallmojo - Overstock.com

The book contains much useful information for anyone not an expert in the use of handguns and quite helpful to anyone trying to make a decision as to what would offer the best choice for concealed carry purposes and handgun performance in general. An excellent and informative book. Read full review

Contents

About Author
4
Acknowledgements
5
Safety First
6
Great Designers Great Guns
21
What Kind of Handgun Do I Need?
37
Calibers and Cartridges Picking the Right One for the Job
63
Choosing Ammunition
89
Handgun Shooting Techniques
108
Sights and Sighting
162
Cleaning and Maintenance
182
Customizing the Handgun
207
Using Your Handgun
231
Buying a Used Handgun
246
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About the author (2012)

Grant Cunningham is a world-renowned revolver gunsmith and certified Combat Focus Shooting instructor, experienced teaching general handgun self-defense and revolver-specific courses. His articles have been published in Concealed Carry Magazine, on the Personal Defense Network website, and on his popular website, GrantCunningham.com.

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