Modern knowledge of physiology and anatomy is
applied to this subject which has long been much
obscured by myth, superstition and legend. The
so-called "deadly" blows are evaluated. Fantasy
and fact are separated.
Appropriate body targets for practical self-defense
tactics are compared with point targets used in
stylized and traditional martial arts and in sport
For the teacher and student of self-defense or
of any specialty of the martial arts this book
will be an important reference source.