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When violence is the answer : learning how to do what it takes when your life is at stake / Tim Larkin.

Available copies

  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler 613.66 LAR (Text) 34044000926657 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 09/27/2017
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 613.66 LARKIN (Text) 37500004417073 New Items Checked out 10/03/2017
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 613.66 LARK (Text) 39391006841348 Nonfiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 613.66 LARK (Text) 39231033340759 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 613.66 LAR (Text) 30032010704960 NEW ADULT Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0316354643
  • ISBN: 9780316354646
  • Physical Description: 294 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Summary, etc.: "In this essential new book, self-protection expert and former military intelligence officer Tim Larkin changes the way we think about violence in order to save our lives. By deconstructing our assumptions about violence--its morality, its function in modern society, how it actually works--Larkin unlocks the shackles of our own taboos and arms us with what we need to know to prevent, prepare for, and survive the unthinkable event of life-or-death violence. Through a series of harrowing true-life stories, Larkin demonstrates that violence is a tool equally effective in the hands of the "bad guy" or the "good guy"; that the person who acts first, fastest and with the full force of their body is the one who survives; and that each and every one of us is capable of being that person when our lives are at stake."--Amazon.com.
Subject: Self-defense
Violence > Moral and ethical aspects
Violence > Psychological aspects

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