A complete guide to sporting shooting, written for the novice. The book assumes no previous knowledge of shooting and tackles the entire range of sporting shooting activities.
The Sporting Shooter's Handbook will help guide anyone interested in an increasingly popular sport which can provide lifelong interest and enjoyment.
- history of shooting;
- modern sporting gun;
- the law;
- game shooting;
- rough shooting;
- the support team;
- shooting and the countryside.
Based on Graham's previous title, Shooting for Beginners 2nd Ed (9781904057314).
Graham Downing is a regular contributor to leading UK country sports magazines Shooting Times & Country Magazine, The Field, and Shooting Gazette. He edits Deer, the magazine of the British Deer Society and has contributed to articles in The Daily Telegraph, Country Landowner and BASC.
Fuelling a passion for shooting sports with sound advice and information... This book gives anyone keen to have a go the basic information he or she needs to pursue what could become a lifelong interest. -- Philip Bowern * Western Morning News * Written in the author's usual approachable style, this book covers myriad subjects from shot sizes, and shotgun applications to the law, safety and different kinds of shooting available in the UK. An absolute must for anyone new to shooting or those who would like to expand their knowledge of the sport, littered with hints and tips that make entry into new areas of the sport that little bit easier to digest. * Shooting Gazette *
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