The Ultimate Guide to Reality-Based Self-Defense

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Following the interpretation of defensive moments within this modern mixed martial art over the last decade by some of the most influential instructors in the field, this detailed guide is the definitive companion for self-defense practitioners. Compiled from articles from the Black Belt magazine archives, it features profiles, interviews, lessons, and training techniques from authorities in the field. Styles that are covered include combatives, combat hapkido, krav maga, haganah, kapap, and defense against guns ...

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Overview

Following the interpretation of defensive moments within this modern mixed martial art over the last decade by some of the most influential instructors in the field, this detailed guide is the definitive companion for self-defense practitioners. Compiled from articles from the Black Belt magazine archives, it features profiles, interviews, lessons, and training techniques from authorities in the field. Styles that are covered include combatives, combat hapkido, krav maga, haganah, kapap, and defense against guns and knives. Covering the most up-to-date tactics for avoiding, confronting, and defending in life-threatening situations such as home invasion, street crime, sexual assault, and terrorist attacks, this survey is a must-have for law enforcement and military personnel, executive bodyguards, and civilians alike. Sound advice on appropriate and recommended protective gear is also included.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780897501965
  • Publisher: Black Belt Communications
  • Publication date: 10/1/2010
  • Series: Ultimate Guide
  • Pages: 200
  • Sales rank: 996,463
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 4.20 (h) x 0.28 (d)

Meet the Author

Black Belt Magazine is the world’s leading martial arts magazine and is dedicated to both the classical and the modern martial arts. First published in 1961, Black Belt features interviews with the world’s most prestigious martial artists and historical pieces on the philosophies of various combat styles, as well as in-depth coverage of the latest techniques, weapons, self-defense systems, training regimens, and industry trends. It also continues to publish instructional books and DVDs from a variety of disciplines, including Jiu-Jitsu, mixed martial arts, reality-based self-defense, grappling, Bruce Lee's own art of jeet kune do, and more. They are based in Valencia, California.

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