Cold Steel – John Styers – Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. Find Cold Steel by Styers, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. I have heard rumor of a sequel to “Cold Steel” but have no proof of it being anything more than that. Apparently Styers wrote some other stuff.

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Ryan Coons added it Aug 15, Home Help Search Login Register. ML marked it as to-read Dec 25, Emphasizing the practice aspect of bayonet, knife and stick fighting, this rare volume also provides short courses in unarmed combat and knife throwing. Nagabharani added it Jul 04, Inno Dubelaar Books Published: M rated it liked it Dec 09, Also note the lack of any use of the “grab hand” in these pictures despite several opportunities for it.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. Julian Patton marked it as to-read Aug 04, Don’t ask me what Styers was thinking at this point by not executing another hand cut or a thrust No trivia or quizzes yet. I have heard rumor of a sequel to “Cold Steel” but have no proof of it being anything more than that.

Russell Books Ltd Condition: Ian The rated it liked it Sep 08, Adam rated it really liked it Dec 21, Take the knife work out of the box its presented in, put it with what you do, take what works, and leave the rest behind. Find Rare Books Book Value. Colin Leidner marked it as to-read Jul 18, Cold Steel By Styers, John.


Cold Steel by Styers, John

Something the size of a Ka-Bar just isn’t long enough to block or parry steel with Sign In Register Help Cart. Claire marked it as to-read Dec 16, Please login or register. Use of snap cuts, bi-directional cutting using both primary syers sharp back edgesbody mechanics and footwork to improve power are all very good. Applegate appears in the infamous styerx of him that one finds everywhere. Nearly Fine text with no serious flaws, almost no sign of wear.

Frederick Scott added it Dec 11, That said the knife material presented in Cold Steel contains many things you can extract for more modern, closer range, knife combatives.

Cold Steel

Very simple, vold concise material. Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. Ilhan marked it as to-read Jun 12, Technique of Close Combat: Jeremiah Stone rated it liked it Apr 27, Jiu-jitsu Styers, John Leatherneck Association, For the big knife practitioners, a big blade does dictate some degree of range and the work in Cold Steel will apply there very well, but it may still be an un-equally armed steek, the same unarmed beginning and “drag race” to achieve superiority with a weapon.

Showing best matches Show all copies. An outstretched empty hand will get some fingers lopped off, as I showed one of the MCMAP black belts a while back questioning the utility of an empty hand lead in a knife vs. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Refresh and try again. Range is close, there is very little baiting and dancing around, there is simply up close hooking, cutting and hacking to clear limbs and stabbing to end it.


“Bowie’s Cold Steel” by John Styers

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C marked it as to-read Sep 16, I gave this book a 4 star rating, not styees, simply because the knife methods in it are not, as presented, perfect. Lists with This Book. The low feint in the 9th picture is really just a Pasatta Sotto with a cut instead of a thrust.

Derek rated it liked it Jan 24, Overall a very nice copy of this rare and important self-defense manual, especially tough to find in dj. Board rubbed, lower corners bumped. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Now – If real fights with knives happened this way, this would be the method for doing it, but, they don’t.

In the 6th picture we can see the classically outstretched arm as Styers’ executes his snap cut. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. You will learn something from it if you open your mind, take what you can use and discard the rest.