BASC Handbook of Shooting

BASC Handbook of Shooting

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Now in its sixth edition, extensively revised and expanded, The BASC Handbook of Shooting covers shotgun safety, the basic rules of gun handling in the field, while travelling and at home.


Not only is the 'Handbook of Shooting' designed for newcomers to sporting shotgun shooting, but also has much to offer to the more experienced shots too. It covers shotgun safety, the basic rules of gun handling in the field, examines the various parts of the shotgun and their respective functions in some detail, effective ranges in relation to particular quarry, outlines the law as it relates to shooting and much, much more. Specially prepared by the association for use with the Principles of Live Quarry Shooting course, it will give confidence to those new to the sport, as well as encouraging high standards of sportsmanship and respect for the countryside.

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Sub Heading The Sporting Shotgun 6th Edition
ISBN 9781846890598
Author BASC
Binding Paperback
Extent 140 pages, 237 x 171mm
Illustrations Colour and Black and white photographs throughout
Ebook Yes through your usual supplier

"An absolute must for anyone who owns a sporting shotgun. It is rare to find a book that covers so many important subjects so comprehensively, but this book does so in an informative, easy-to-read way." Shooting Times
"If you are taking up sporting shotgun shooting or want to brush up on your skills, we have the book for you."  NFU British Farmer & Grower

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