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By Capt. W.E. Fairbairn,Kelly McCann

Defendu, William E. FairbairnÃ?'s seminal handbook on close-quarters wrestle, is eventually to be had in a high quality reprint variation. initially released in 1926, the publication used to be the 1st to give FairbairnÃ?'s hard-core process of close-in scuffling with lower than the identify in which it turned mythical between practitioners of no-holds-barred self-defense and battlefield abilities. via Defendu and his different progressive books (including medical Self-Defence, Get tricky and All-In Fighting), in addition to his years spent education contributors of the Shanghai Municipal Police within the Thirties and elite-unit squaddies in the course of international warfare II, W.E. Fairbairn most likely had extra impression at the evolution of useful hand-to-hand strive against than the other person in sleek background. As U.S. Marine Corps veteran and CQC professional Kelly McCann writes within the particular foreword to PaladinÃ?'s reprint version, "W.E. Fairbairn contributed extra to the information base of ways to kill the enemy in shut quarters than maybe a person else." Paladin spent years actively trying to find a replica of Defendu during the net, out-of-print e-book retailers, rare-book outlets and armed forces booklet experts sooner than we came across one shall we borrow to make this reprint variation attainable. So it truly is with nice satisfaction that we upload this hugely sought quantity, with an insightful foreword by way of best-selling writer Kelly McCann to our library of wrestle vintage titles.

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