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Strong on Defense: Survival Rules to Protect you and your Family from Crime
An invaluable personal manual, illustrated with true stories of people who been involved in criminal violence, is designed to help readers develop a survival mindset and quick, immediate reactions in the case of a criminal attack. Tour.
Published May 1st 1996 by Atria
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Written by an ex-SWAT instructor, this very direct book tells of the importance of preparing against crises, and how to mentally do so. With the help of plenty of statistics of crime in America today (it's very up-to-date), and first-person accounts of some nasty crimes, Strong makes his point. It's a different sort of approach to defense in that it doesn't require gadgets or physical training, just awareness and a preconceived plan. Visualization of the worst is also urged. The focus is an imme ...more
Non-fiction stories from victims of crimes were sometimes difficult to read about but Sanford Strong details where they went wrong and what they should have done instead. Makes you tune in to your own safety and the safety of others around you. A must read for a female high school graduate!