UNARMED COMBAT The Art of Physical Defence and Attack Practically Explained and Illustrated


Written by a seasoned Judo practitioner, this booklet – aimed at recruits to the Home Guard early in the Second World War when weapons were hard to find – teaches all that he needed to know about unarmed combat, including such matters as the vulnerable wrist, why a blow with a rigid hand is better than a fist; and how to break a fall when thrown.