Guns, Bullets, And Gunfights: Lessons And Tales From A Modern-Day Gunfighter

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Learn what it takes to survive a real gunfight from someone who's been in many - Jim Cirillo, top gun in the New York City Police Department stakeout unit. Read about the stress and intensity of an actual shoot-out and how to maximize your training, ammo and weapons to prevail.
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Overview


Learn what it takes to survive a real gunfight from someone who's been in many - Jim Cirillo, top gun in the New York City Police Department stakeout unit. Read about the stress and intensity of an actual shoot-out and how to maximize your training, ammo and weapons to prevail.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780873648776
  • Publisher: Paladin Press
  • Publication date: 3/1/1996
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 136
  • Sales rank: 441,729
  • Product dimensions: 5.58 (w) x 8.48 (h) x 0.32 (d)

Meet the Author


As a member of the New York City PD, Jim Cirillo survived more gunfights than Wild West legends Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson and "Wild Bill" Hickok combined.
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Table of Contents

Part I Guns
Chapter 1 - Averting the Unintentional Shot
Chapter 2 - Hybrid Weapons
Part II Bullets
Chapter 3 - The Two Primary Functions of Handgun Bullets
Chapter 4 - Are Hollowpoint Bullets the Way to go for Stopping Power?
Part III Gunfights
Chapter 5 - Selection of the Gunfighter
Chapter 6 - Shooting for Score or Survival?
Chapter 7 - Firearm Training and the Gunfight
Chapter 8 - Stress of the Gunfight
Chapter 9 - The Bizarre NYCPD Stakeout Squad
Conclusion
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