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By titleEncyclopedia of Combat Techniques


Encyclopedia of Combat Techniques

Today's elite troops are set apart by the knowledge they bring to life-and-death environments. All this knowledge and more comes together in a fearsome package of fighting skills, which is revealed in this book. Sections include: Hand-to-Hand Combat; Close-Quarters Weaponry; Firearms & Explosives; Specialist Skills; and Extreme Terrain Combat. Heavily illustrated throughout with both line artworks and photographs, all of which are chosen to clarify the technique described.

Format: 246 x 195mm (9 3/4 x 7 3/4")
Extent: 256pp
Illustrations: 80 b/w a/ws, 120 b/w photos
Text: 77000 words


Author details:

CHRIS MCNAB is a freelance writer and historian, who has written a number of bestselling titles on the history of warfare and weaponry. His books include: The Machine Gun Story, The World War I Story, The World War II Story (all, The History Press) and The Somme 1916 (Pitkin Publishing). He lives just outside Swansea, Wales. Will Fowler is a professor of Latin American studies at the University of St. Andrews. His books include "Mexico in the Age of Proposals, 18211;1853," "Tornel and Santa Anna: The Writer and the Caudillo, Mexico, 17951;1853," and "Latin America, 18001;2000."