The results of extensive research including an analysis of over 140 active shooter/killer incidents, Krav Maga Extreme Survival provides an apolitical view of personal safety concentrating on practical methods to continue to exist violent situations.
In his over 25 years of experience, Gershon Ben Keren has had the privilege of training with a variety of trainers and associations, including probably the most Israeli Defense Forces’, most elite Close Combat/Krav Maga Instructors. In his third book Ben Keren explains how Krav Maga techniques can be utilized to continue to exist probably the most most relevant, extreme situations including carjackings, home invasions, and attempted mass killings. The book also details predator profiling methods to aid in the prediction, prevention and avoidance of violence.
Demonstrating effective solutions which were tried and tested in both the actual world and through reconstructions of real-life events, every section of Krav Maga Extreme Survival presents detailed instructions alongside a series of photographs that show how to defend yourself and others against:
- Attacks in workplaces, homes and public places
- Instances of domestic violence including violent and abusive relationships
- Assailants armed with knives, handguns, long barrel firearms, explosives, and improvised weapons
- Attacks in cars and other confined and restricted spaces
- Vehicular Rammings
- Unarmed attackers
- One-on-one assaults and attacks targeting a group
A 2010 inductee into the Museum of Israeli Martial Arts, Ben Keren makes a speciality of the psychology of violence to inform his self-defense training. His successful line of Krav Maga instructional books are the only guides available on the market illustrated with full-color photographs taken in real time and in real life settings. Emphasizing a dynamic assessment of your environment, combined with a rapid response, Krav Maga Extreme Survival teaches practitioners to neutralize an assailant’s advantage early, before the situation escalates.