The Gun Digest Book of Survival Guns: Tools & Tactics for Survival Preparedness

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Is your gun a SURVIVAL GUN?

Getting through an emergency—whether fire or flood, economic collapse or mass civil rioting and every disaster small and large in between—can depend largely on the firearms you have on hand. Now, the Gun Digest Book of Survival Guns has the ...

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Overview

Is your gun a SURVIVAL GUN?

Getting through an emergency—whether fire or flood, economic collapse or mass civil rioting and every disaster small and large in between—can depend largely on the firearms you have on hand. Now, the Gun Digest Book of Survival Guns has the lowdown on what to have with you when it's all going down.

Inside you'll find pertinent information on:

  • Firearms and ammo selection—thinking beyond what's on hand.
  • Layered defense strategies.
  • Methods of carry and deployment.
  • Crucial accessories—and those to leave behind.
  • Defense while "bugging out" and traveling.
  • And more!
Law enforcement veteran Scott Wagner absolutely delivers with this volume. With the wisdom the comes from decades of serving with a badge and an insightful and logical look at what the future can hold for all of us, Wagner answers every "What if?" you have and many more you didn't.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440233845
  • Publisher: KP Books
  • Publication date: 2/20/2013
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 778,636
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Scott Wagner has spent more than 30 years as a sworn law enforcement officer, working every assignment imaginable from patrol to sniper to S.W.A.T. to training. He has authored two other books with Gun Digest, Own the Night and Gun Digest Book of Tactical Shotguns.

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Table of Contents

Dedication 4

Introduction 10

Chapter 1 What's the Big Emergency? What's Everyone Worried About? 12

Chapter 2 Sheltering in Place vs. Bugging Out 40

Chapter 3 Primary Weapon Selection 47

Chapter 4 Rifle Remedies, Full-Bore and Full-Length 63

Chapter 5 Short Stuff: Scout Rifles, Levers, and Pistol-Caliber Carbines 98

Chapter 6 Shotguns, a Top Choice for CQB (Close-Quarter Battle) 132

Chapter 7 Handguns: Don't Leave Home Without One 149

Chapter 8 Less Lethal, Still Necessary 171

Chapter 9 Ammunition Considerations 191

Chapter 10 Off-Duty Carry for the 21st-Century Cop 208

Chapter 11 Tactics 224

Chapter 12 Emergency Evacuation: Needs Beyond the Gun 254

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