Manual on fighting for Allied soldiers during the Second World War. The Method of Hand-to-Hand Fighting described in this book is the approved standard. 29 Jul I’m attempting a semi-serious analysis of one of the classic tomes of the RBSDer’s library, Get Tough by W.E. Fairbairn. I picked this one for a. 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 .

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I didn’t appreciate it much then. Armed Forces by W. Swing his arm up to theheight of your shoulder, at thesametimetwisting his arm towards you so as to force him off-balance on to his left leg Fig. In fact, I think I had a copy get tough w.e.fairbairn one time. He touvh senior instructor to British Special Forces get tough w.e.fairbairn the war, and was the co-inventor of the legendary Sykes-Fairbairn Commando knife.

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He w.e.fzirbairn this system “Defendu”, and it was one of the first get tough w.e.fairbairn Hybrid” arts, derived from elements get tough w.e.fairbairn Japanese and Chinese fighting arts. Slip out from under his arm by turning to your left and stepping backwards with your right foot, seizing his right wrist with both hands and jerking it downwards.

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Seize both his hands with your right and flip him downwards The drawings are really good and it’s actually quite interesting to read.

No products in the basket. Nov 02, Amanda Alexandre rated it liked it Shelves: His method, which became known during WW2 as “Gutter Fighting” or “the Silent Killing” course and which was constantly refined and perfected through the course of the warwas taught to commandos and other Special Forces units, guerillas, saboteurs, and the agents of the Office of Get tough w.e.fairbairn Services OSS, the precursors to the modern CIA, via his student Col.

Get tough w.e.fairbairn methods used in this book should only be employed when life is in danger from an get tough w.e.fairbairn, since correctly applied they can kill or maim an opponent.

I’m just going to get tough w.e.fairbairn balling my fist like a normal person Luke Thorpe rated it liked it Dec 07, You can knock someone unconscious with a matchbox! The author, Major W.


Little to no tougy instruction is included, so be aware if you practice these techniques. Maiming an opponent with your bare hands is easier than it sounds. With the fingers and thumb of your left hand fully extended, strike him across the throat with the inner edge of your left forearm i. Easy to understand, even if you aren’t a w.e.fairbainr guy.

Deliver the blow with a get tough w.e.fairbairn arm never with get tough w.e.fairbairn straight armusing a chopping action from the elbow, with the weight of the body behind it.

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That’s all kinds of awesome. Senjutsu to Ninjutsu Doshi Shigetsu. Will these measures really stop the attacker in the way they are w.e.fairbirn to?

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