Get Tough. by Major W. E. Fairbairn. Edition: First Edition. Book condition: Very Good Condition. Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket. Book Description. W. E. Fairbairn, taught the famed British Commandos from this classic, long-out- of-print manual on unarmed combat. Known for his “get tough” attitude, Fairbairn . Get Tough! by W E Fairbairn, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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While in China he became the first foreigner, living outside Japan, ever admitted to Kodokan Jiu-Jutsu University in Tokyo where he was awarded the black belt, second degree. There are also techniques from judo, aikido, aikijitsu, jujitsu, Krav Maga, and armed self-defense that should be integrated to form a complete, modern system of self-defense. Armed Forces by W. You can knock someone unconscious with a matchbox!
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Fairbairn, taught the famed British Commandos from this classic, long-out-of-print manual on unarmed combat. Jordan Kelch rated it really liked it Sep 01, May 22, Lester rated it it was amazing.
I love how blunt it is. Brute strength is not required.
He developed fighting and defense techniques for his native policemen as well as for the British coomandos and American Marines. Now you can profit from his experience.
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Preview — Get Tough! Finish him off with a kick to the face. One of the seminal books on unarmed combat, with practical, effective techniques proven on the battlefields of World W.e.fairbairnn II and still very relevant to soldiers on today’s battlefields, law enforcement officers on the thin blue line, or civilians interested in self-defense. Jun 04, Gigi S. Keep self defense or your offense simple, brutal, and effective.
Fairbairn was a Police Commisioner in Shanghai in the s, was one of the first non-Japanese black belts in Judo certified by the founder of Judo, Jigoro Kanoand during his time in Shanghai, devised systems of both close-range gunfighting and hand-to-hand combat–assets that were desperately needed for him and his men both westerners an One of the people that has had the most impact on how people fight and kill other people without using firearms in the modern era is William E.
I came across a reference to Fairbairn in a thriller and was interested enough to track him down.
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Several points of technique either overstate the effectiveness of their p I’ve read w.efairbairn Tough” in the past, which is a version of “All-in Fighting” that was edited for the American market. Quotes from Get Tough! Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.
I only read this for research, but damn, I felt like training this with my mother she is 40 pounds heavier, way stronger than me and once knocked some heavy-builded year-old man with the side of a knife – he had the mark “Tramontina” in his back for days and turning into some girly form of fet Carter Golden rated it really liked it Jun 03, Fairbairn, was a tough Police officer who spent 30 years with the Shanghai Municipal Police, where he learned ju-jitsu JudoChinese boxing and other martial arts.
Tracy rated it really liked it Aug 24, I’ve read “Get Tough” in the past, which is a version of “All-in Fighting” that was edited for the American market. Fairbairn was a Police Commisioner in Shanghai in the s, was one of the first non-Japanese black belts in Judo certified by the founder of Judo, Jigoro Kanoand during his time in Shanghai, devised systems of both tugh gunfighting and hand-to-hand combat–assets that were desperately needed for him and his men both westerners and ethnic Chinese when locked in lethal struggle with the ruthless Triad gangs many of whom were crack shots, and highly skilled in Chinese Boxing, aka: Daren Bell rated it it was amazing Dec 11, Gwt points q.e.fairbairn technique either overstate the effectiveness of their performance, while others are far too reliant on your opponent’s compliance.
Return to Book Page. One of the people that has had the most impact on how people fight and kill other people without using firearms in the modern era is William E. Maiming an opponent with your bare hands is easier than it sounds. Jim Judy rated it it was amazing Aug 08, E Fairburn was doing mixed martial arts long before many, many others. It shows how they won their fights – even against enemies who were bigger, stronger, and armed.
Seize both his hands with your right and gough him downwards I’m going to spend all of tomorrow practicing it on my friends.
Combining all the knowledge thus acquired he developed a system that stopped the Shanghai terrorists in their tracks, demoralised the Nazis, and probably proved a decisive factor in the success of Allied Special forces in World War Two. It’s written so that it’s easy to access and it is relevant for people interested in self defense. Published December 1st by Paladin Press first published Known for his “get tough” attitude, Fairbairn designed these practical methods after years of training troops and watching ruffians, thugs, bandits and bullies.