This revised edition of Jeff Cooper's classic on personal defense is the best study of the guiding principles of survival in the face of unprovoked violence by human assailants. Cooper discusses the vital elements of defensive mental conditioning, including alertness, decisiveness, aggressiveness, speed, coolness, ruthlessness and surprise.
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Jeff Cooper, world-renowned as "the Gunner's Guru". Born in 1920 in Los Angeles, California, he saw action as a Marine in WWII and Korea. A lifelong shottist and author, he is also a philosopher, moralist and political commentator.
This edition has a new Foreword by Louis Awerbuck, is illustrated by Paul Kirchner, and designed by Studio 31. It is a deluxe edition, bound in top quality leather, stamped in gold, with marbleized endpapers.Review:
"It is a classic, timeless work, encapsulated in a clear, concise, and succinct form.............it should be read, studied, and then periodically re-read and re-studied. No matter how many times you read it, you will always find one more pearl of wisdom that you missed during the last read." --Louis Awerbuck
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Book Description Paladin Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110873644972
Book Description Paladin Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0873644972 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0562722
Book Description Paladin Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0873644972