Extreme Unarmed Combat
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Extreme Unarmed Combat : Hand-to-Hand Fighting Skills

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Description

Duck punch, cover block and knee strike. Boxing, wrestling and Ju-Jitsu. Gameplan, lines of attack and final disengagement. If you can't take flight, you're going to have to fight. Extreme Unarmed Combat is an authoritative handbook on an immense array of close combat defence techniques, from fistfights to headlocks, from tackling single unarmed opponents to armed groups, from stance to manoeuvring.
Presented in a handy pocketbook format, Extreme Unarmed Combat's structure considers the different fighting and martial arts skills you can use before looking at the areas of the body to defend, how to attack without letting yourself be hurt and how to incapacitate your opponent.
With more than 300 black-&-white illustrations of combat scenarios, punches, blocks and ducks, and with expert easy-to-follow text, Extreme Unarmed Combat guides you through everything you need to know about what to do when you can't escape trouble. This book could save your life.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 142 x 199 x 25mm | 542g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 300 artworks; 300 Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1838860738
  • 9781838860738

Table of contents

Introduction

PART ONE: TOOLS

1. Basics

2. Defensive Tools

3. Striking Tools

4. Grappling Tools

5. Groundfighting Tools

PART TWO: APPLICATIONS

6. The Unarmed Opponent

7. The Armed Opponent

8. Firearms

9. Multiple Combatants

10. Distraction, Misdirection & Psychological Techniques

PART THREE: TRAINING

11. Physical Training

12. Application Work

Final Notes
Appendices: Civilian Applications
Glossary
Index
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About Martin J Dougherty

Martin J. Dougherty is a freelance writer specializing in military and defence topics. He is the author of Medieval Warrior, SAS and Elite Forces Guide Extreme Unarmed Combat, and SAS and Elite Forces Guide Sniper, Small Arms: From the Civil War to the Present Day, and books on personal self-defence. He lives in northern England.
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