Cold Steel – John Styers – Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. Find Cold Steel by Styers, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. I have heard rumor of a sequel to “Cold Steel” but have no proof of it being anything more than that. Apparently Styers wrote some other stuff.
There are no discussion topics styerrs this book yet. Mhatchett added it Jan 29, Nearly Fine text with no serious flaws, almost no sign of wear. Want to Read saving…. William Dietrich rated it it was amazing May 08, Paladin has obtained exclusive reprint rights to this classic originally published by Leatherneck magazinewhich was the Marine bible of unarmed combat. Russell Books Ltd Condition: Lists with This Book.
Jim rated it liked it Oct 15, Johnathan rated it really liked it Nov 08, No trivia or quizzes yet. I gave this book a 4 star rating, not 5, simply because the knife methods in it are not, as presented, perfect. In the 4th picture Styers’ is shown parrying Prizzi’s attack with the 7″ blade of his knife.
Friedrich Mencken rated it it was ok Aug 09, Also note the lack of any use of the sstyers hand” in these pictures despite several opportunities for it. Simon marked it as to-read Aug 26, Thanks for telling us about the problem.
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Bowie Knife Fights, Fighters & Fighting Techniques. . .: Bowie Knife Fighter: John J. Styers
Most fights involving knives will start unarmed, at close range, and be a drag race between adversaries to get to a weapon first – if that weapon is a knife, you have a fight with a knife. Showing best matches Show all copies.
Oct 01, Nagrom rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Jiu-jitsu Styers, John Leatherneck Association, Please login or register. Applegate appears in the infamous picture of him that one finds everywhere.
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Cold Steel by John Styers
Emphasizing the practice aspect of bayonet, knife and stick fighting, this rare volume also provides short courses in unarmed combat and knife throwing. Now, it’s not quite as bad about this as Biddle’s work, and puts in practice a more combative platform less of a stylized fencing platform styets, but it’s still duelistic.
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The Unarmed segment makes excellent use of Elbows, Feet, and Body Mechanics as well as the “combative classic” Edge of Hand blow, the Chin Jab, and a few chokes, releases from holds and a little work from the ground. Cold Steel Styers, John www.
The bayonet material also seems very good – although of limited applicability to anyone not military, or not issued a bayonet and a solid rifle to put it on. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Ryan Coons added it Aug 15, I have heard rumor of a sequel to “Cold Steel” but have no proof of it being anything more than that.
Victor rated it really liked it May 19, To my knowledge, Stephen Stavers used the flat blade method in his adaption of the Biddle Method to the Ka-Bar, but I guess Styers didn’t think that was important. Mariusz Szczypka marked it as to-read Oct 16, Return to Book Page. M rated it liked it Dec 09, Very simple, and concise material.
In the 6th picture we can see the classically outstretched arm as Styers’ executes his snap cut.