Deadly Force - Understanding Your Right to Self Defense

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest

ISBN: 9781440240614

Category: House & Home

Page: 240

View: 8298

Massad Ayoob draws from an additional three decades of experience to educate responsible firearms owners about the legal, ethical, and practical use of firearms in self defense-the armed citizens' rules of engagement. Deadly Force discusses: Understand the legal and ethical issues surrounding use of lethal force by private citizens Learn about the social and psychological issues surrounding use of lethal force in defense of self or others Preparation and mitigation--steps the responsible armed citizen can/should take "After forty years as a practicing criminal defense attorney, I know that what Mas says, teaches, and writes is the best, state-of-the-art knowledge you can get." ~Jeff Weiner, Former President, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Straight Talk on Armed Defense

What the Experts Want You to Know

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest

ISBN: 9781440247545

Category: Firearms

Page: 256

View: 3316

"The nation's leading experts on personal protection, self-defense and concealed carry deliver authoritative guidance from their areas of expertise and personal experience."

Armed Response

A Comprehensive Guide to Using Firearms for Self-Defense

Author: David S. Kenik,Massad Ayoob

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780936783451

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 179

View: 6627

Armed Response is the best and most complete book of defensive shooting.

Massad Ayoob's Greatest Handguns of the World

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest Books

ISBN: 9781440228698

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

View: 2724

MORE! of the Greatest Handguns of the World &break;From the Best-Known, Most Popular Handgun Authority in the World After the first edition of Greatest Handguns of the World, author Massad Ayoob cringed at leaving so many great guns on the cutting-room floor, and readers clamored for their favorites that didn't make the cut. This companion volume picks up where Greatest Handguns of the World left off, covering more of your favorite handguns, including: Beretta 92 Bren Ten Browning High Power Colt Pocket Model Colt SAA High Standard Supermatic Mauser C96 Ruger Single Six SigSauer P226 T/C Contender Walther P38 And More! From the best handguns for concealed carry, self-defense and home protection to the world's best hunting and target handguns, Greatest Handguns of the World Volume II informs and entertains with insights from the world's most widely-read, acclaimed expert on the subject of pistols and revolvers.


Author: Massad F. Ayoob

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780936279039

Category: Political Science

Page: 149

View: 5137

Handgun Training for Personal Protection

How to Choose & Use the Best Sights, Lights, Lasers & Ammunition

Author: Richard Allen Mann

Publisher: Gun Digest Books

ISBN: 9781440234644

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

View: 6822

The handgun is no longer a product purchased and used in an unaltered state. A vast assortment of accessories, including high performance sights, weapon lights and laser aiming devices have not only enhanced the handgun, they have changed the methodology and mindset of personal protection. In Handgun Training for Personal Protection: How to Choose & Use the Best Sights, Lights, Lasers & Ammunition, the first comprehensive book of its kind, shooting expert Richard A. Mann explores the world of these exciting advances and what they mean to your self-defense practices. Inside you'll find: How lasers, lights and sights are valuable in a defensive situation. Techniques for training with lasers, lights and sights that develop and reinforce effective use of the handgun in a defensive situation. A comprehensive explanation of sighting tool functionality. Information on the latest equipment options. "This book belongs in every shooter's library. Mann provides a practical, hands-on guide to working with your handgun and the equipment that goes with it. Along the way, common misconceptions are corrected, and often neglected topics are explained. This book will become your go-to reference." ~Il Ling New, Gunsite Instructor "You will read it again and again, as your defensive ability and understanding grow. Take it to heart; it just might save your life." ~Sheriff Jim Wilson, Senior Field Editor, NRA Publications

Combat Shooting with Massad Ayoob

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest Books

ISBN: 9781440218576

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 4588

Combat Shooting with Massad Ayoob is written by America's best-known combat pistol shooter, Massad Ayoob, who is credited with the idea of "stress fire." In this book, Massad speaks about mindset and jumps right into the aspects of learning combat shooting. Next, he highlights three gunfighters—Wyatt Earp, Colonel Charles Askins and Jim Cirillo—and the lessons we can learn from each. Lastly, Ayoob shares his perspective on the importance of competition as training before closing with a discussion of the choices involved in being responsibly armed.

Lessons from UNarmed America

Author: Mark Walters,Rob Pincus

Publisher: White Feather Press LLC

ISBN: 9781618080776

Category: Self-defense

Page: 190

View: 7592

"Sometimes we are legally disarmed by our government. Many of us are forced to leave our gun locked in the car as a requirement of our employment. No matter what the reason, facing an armed lunatic bent on doing you harm is no small task, especially when the attacker is armed and you are not. In this book, you'll learn what to do when faced with a deadly force encounter when your firearm just isn't there. Mark Walters tells the true stories of real-life, unarmed people who were attacked. Rob Pincus follows up with the mindset and tactics necessary to keep you alive."--P. [4] of cover.

The Gun Digest Book of Combat Handgunnery

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest Books

ISBN: 9780896895256

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 5540

This book can save your life! The best defense for any scenario is to be prepared. The Gun Digest Book of Combat Handgunnery prepares you for potential life-threatening situations with practical instruction and expert guidance. Author Massad Ayoob teaches you the skills to keep you and your family safe in any violent encounter, including: Selecting the right pistol, ammunition and holster How to use and accessorize your handgun Close-quarter battle techniques used by law enforcement and the U.S. military In addition to the tactical aspects of self-defense, Ayoob also covers practical information about selecting a used handgun and the legal aspects of self-defense with a firearm. Firearms technology and tactics change throughout the years, which is why the updated 6th edition of The Gun Digest Book of Combat Handgunnery is essential to the well-being of you and your family. Remember, your best defense is to be prepared.

The Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest Books

ISBN: 9781440232671

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 4614

Understand the Hottest Issues Surrounding Concealed Carry! Written by Massad Ayoob, one of the pre-eminent fighting handgun trainers in the world, Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry 2nd Edition builds upon the best-selling 1st edition by addressing some of the hottest issues surrounding concealed carry today. Understand Castle Doctrine and Stand Your Ground laws. Review case studies that reveal lessons learned. Commentary from Ayoob draws on his experience as an expert witness for courts in weapons and shooting cases. Find out about the latest in holsters and gear, including new personal defense ammunition and lights. As a handgun owner, you owe it to yourself to stay informed and educated about changes in concealed carry laws and personal defense hardware. Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry 2nd Edition helps you do exactly that.

Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry Volume II - Beyond the Basics

Author: Massad Ayoob

Publisher: Gun Digest

ISBN: 9781946267139

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 254

View: 8218

"With concealed carry handguns, ammo, gear and techniques evolving rapidly, it's more critical than ever to stay current. Previously available only inside the walls of his classroom, Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry Volume 2 gives armed citizens access to Massad Ayoob's treasure trove of experience in handgun selection and shooting technique, tactics, gear choices, best calibers and how to navigate an increasingly complex legal terrain. No single book could reveal everything Mas knows, but this new volume takes you further than any other resource available, outside of actually attending a week-long training program with the man himself" --

The Cornered Cat

A Woman's Guide to Concealed Carry

Author: Kathy Jackson

Publisher: White Feather Press, LLC

ISBN: 9780982248799

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 374

View: 1855

"If you have to fight...fight like a cornered cat." --Cover.

Guns in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law, 2nd Edition [3 volumes]

An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law

Author: Gregg Lee Carter

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 0313386714

Category: History

Page: 1096

View: 2871

Thoroughly updated and greatly expanded from its original edition, this three-volume set is the go-to comprehensive resource on the legal, social, psychological, political, and public health aspects of guns in American life. • 450 alphabetically organized entries, including 100 new for this edition, covering key issues (suicide, video games and gun violence, firearm injury statistics) and events (workplace shootings, the Virginia Tech massacre) • 102 expert contributors from all academic fields involved in studying the causes and effects of gun violence • A chronology of pivotal moments and controversies in the history of firearm ownership and use in the United States • An exhaustive bibliography of print and online resources covering all aspects of the study of guns in the United States • Appendices on federal gun laws, state gun laws, and pro- and anti-gun-control organizations

Guns in American Society

An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law

Author: Gregg Lee Carter

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1576072681

Category: History

Page: 756

View: 6968

Alphabetally arranged entries look at the controversies surrounding guns, gun control, and gun violence in the United States.

Civilian Combat

Concealed Carry Class in a Book

Author: Skip Coryell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781618081216

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 244

View: 4974

More and more people across the country are seeing the dangers in society and deciding to carry concealed to protect themselves and their families. Skip's book lays it out step by step, teaching you how to protect and defend the ones you love. Read his book and get the benefit of his 16 years of teaching experience and his lifetime of training for this important role in society. Civilian Combat is also a great teaching tool for other concealed carry instructors as well. It's a complete curriculum with a final test as well as important points to remember and a list of excellent resources in your journey to personal and family protection.

The Law of Self Defense

The Indispensable Guide for the Armed Citizen

Author: Andrew Branca

Publisher: Law of Self Defense

ISBN: 9781943809141


Page: 306

View: 8831

The world is a dangerous place. That's why you're prepared to protect yourself and your loved ones. Now arm yourself for the legal battle that happens after an attack. The first fight is for your life - the second for your liberty. Andrew F. Branca, the renowned expert in self-defense law, teaches you how to make quick, effective, legally appropriate decisions in life-and-death situations. His easy-to-understand analysis thoroughly covers the laws of all fifty states. Key legal principles are illustrated with interesting, sometimes heart-wrenching, true life examples of people defending themselves, and how their decisions helped, hurt, or even destroyed their case. This thoroughly updated third edition includes an all new chapter on interacting with the police, including what to say (or not say ) to 911, first responders, and detectives. Don't be a victim. Stay safe from both the physical attack and the legal aftermath. This book, with a foreword by legendary use-of-force expert Massad Ayoob, will teach you the powerful legal truth that protects your life, wealth, and freedom.