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21st Century U.S. Marine Corps (USMC Marines) Training Manuals: Marine Corps Martial Arts and Close Combat, Knife Fighting, Strikes and Punches, Throws, Chokes, Pugil Stick Training (CD-ROM)

21ST CENTURY U.S. MARINE CORPS (USMC MARINES) TRAINING MANUALS: MARINE CORPS MARTIAL ARTS AND CLOSE COMBAT, KNIFE FIGHTING, STRIKES AND PUNCHES, THROWS, CHOKES, PUGIL STICK TRAINING (CD-ROM)

by: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC)
Format: CD-ROM

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This unique electronic book on CD-ROM has a complete reproduction of the U.S. Marine Corps publication, Marine Corps Martial Arts and Close Combat. The foreword states: Today s Marines operate within a continuum of force where conflict may change from low intensity to high intensity over a matter of hours. Marines are also engaged in many military operations other than war, such as peacekeeping missions or noncombatant evacuation operations, where deadly force may not be authorized. During noncombative engagements, Marines must determine if a situation warrants applying deadly force. Sometimes Marines must decide in a matter of seconds because their lives or the lives of others depend on their actions. To make the right decision, Marines must understand both the lethal and nonlethal close combat techniques needed to handle the situation responsibly without escalating the violence unnecessarily. This publication guides individual Marines, unit leaders, and close combat instructors in the proper tactics, techniques, and procedures for close combat. Techniques described in this publication can cause serious injury or death. Practical application in the training of these techniques will be conducted in strict accordance with approved Entry Level Close Combat, Close Combat Instructor (CCI), and Close Combat Instructor Trainer (CCIT) lesson plans. Where serious danger exists, the reader is alerted by a warning notice. Overview of close combat: Purpose of Close Combat - Close combat is the physical confrontation between two or more opponents. It involves armed and unarmed and lethal and nonlethal fighting techniques that range from enforced compliance to deadly force. The purpose of close combat is to execute armed and unarmed techniques to produce both lethal and nonlethal results. Unarmed techniques include hand-to-hand combat and defense against hand-held weapons. Armed techniques include techniques applied with a rifle, bayonet, knife, baton, or any weapon of opportuni

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Product Code: 9781422053058
ISBN: 1422053059
Publisher: Progressive Management
Publication Date: 2010-09-08
Number of Pages: 26541 pages
Languages: english
Edition: No Information
Dimension: 5 x 0.39 x 5.71 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.15 pounds