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Watch Your Back : How to Avoid the Most Dangerous Moments in Daily Life (Paperback) (Roger Eckstine)
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Concrete Strategies for Staying Safe and Protecting Yourself from AssailantsDo you ever feel the urge to furtively look over your shoulder to check if someone’s following you? Have you second-guessed a decision to walk in a poorly lit area late at night? When you see crime reports on the news, do you ever wonder if it could happen to you? Every day, unsuspecting people fall victim to muggers, pickpockets, carjackers, and other criminals. What can you do to make sure you’re not one of them?In Watch Your Back, Roger Eckstine presents dozens of possible risky scenarios that can occur in daily life and ways to counteract each threat. Potential hazards include:Paying for gas at the pumpUsing the ATMWalking in on a convenience store robberyParking a car at nightTraveling to tourist destinations with pickpocketsAnd much more!Eckstine illustrates his points by referencing case studies and news clippings of real-life events. He describes various ways people can be prepared both mentally and physically for altercations, with an emphasis of training yourself to constantly observe the surroundings. Additionally, he suggests emergency devices, personal weaponry, and communication tools to help in dangerous situations. You and your loved ones deserve to feel safe all the time.Watch Your Back has the advice you need to make this happen.
Number of Pages: 179
Genre: Reference, Sports + Recreation, Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: Safety, Martial Arts + Self-Defense
Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
Author: Roger Eckstine
Street Date: September 20, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-6729
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