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By William D. Frazer

ISBN-10: 1322527172

ISBN-13: 9781322527178

ISBN-10: 1629143863

ISBN-13: 9781629143866

ISBN-10: 1629148563

ISBN-13: 9781629148564

The final e-book for the gun fanatic and the historian alike, American Pistol Shooting is a textbook of old-world concepts for profitable capturing. the writer significant William D. Frazer used to be an exceptionally comprehensive marksman in his day, incomes the USA Army’s unusual Marksman badge in 1922. virtually totally self taught, Frazer knew that the area wanted a finished publication on pistol taking pictures method, and he was once the fellow to put in writing that ebook. Brilliantly exact with sections on taking good care of your pistols, set off keep an eye on, shielding capturing and fast drawing, or even taking pictures psychology, there's something right here for everyone.
First released within the early 1900s, just about all of American Pistol capturing is nonetheless proper this day, even regardless of the big technological adjustments that experience swept around the face of the gun undefined. The concepts defined might help a person up their video game and 0 in on their objective. even if training on my own within the yard or training on the taking pictures variety, significant William D. Frazer’s booklet is a must-have for an individual drawn to the game of taking pictures and the heritage of the gun.

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S. R. A. and the N. R. A. matches. The fair-weather shot. The lone shooter. Shoulder to shoulder matches. Physical condition and training for competitions. The ideal condition. Personal habits. The effects of alcohol, tobacco, coffee and similar stimulants. The important factors in maintaining physical and mental efficiency. Training periods. Daily practice. Dangers of overshooting. Staleness. Care of the eyes. Too much sleep. Hardening up. Practicing in a wind. Changing pistols. Overweight triggers.

The measure of success. Mental and physical obstacles. The psychology of learning to shoot. Problems in concentration. Competition reactions. Nervousness and its effects. ” What causes it. A typical example. Symptoms. The effects. How to prevent and overcome it. A fundamental principle of psychology. Too much imagination. Verbal controversies. ” Determination. Trying too hard. ” A psychological explanation. The cause and effects. An unusual example. How to avoid the habit. How to overcome it. A study of an international champion.

In addition to grouping pistol shooting under the three general heads just described, Standardized Pistol Practice might be divided into three classes: (a) Target pistol shooting. (b) Revolver shooting. (c) Automatic pistol practice. The first class is intended for single shot target pistols and deliberate firing. The second and third classes are frequently combined, in that matches are open to either revolvers or automatics, and the shooting is either slow, timed or rapid fire. Target practice with single shot pistols is the most accurate kind of pistol shooting.

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