Riot Control: Materiel And Techniques by Col. Rex Applegate. Paladin Press. (1981) Second edition, including extensive revisions, updating, and new photos. (15th printing). 332 pages. ISBN-10:0873642082. Hardcover with dust jacket. DUST JACKET: Wear to the dj edges and top of the spine. 1/2" tear on the bottom edge of the back panel with an associated crease. No missing pieces. BOOK: Very light cover edge wear. Erasure marks on the first blank page. No other previous owner markings. No tears, folds or creases to pages. Binding is tight with no looseness to pages. Not ex-library, not remaindered and not a facsimile reprint. For sale by Jon Wobber, bookseller since 1978. GF12a
"The riots of the 1980's are upon us. Each day, the eyes of the world watch police forces battle lawless, violent crowds that bring ruin to countries spannoing the globe.....Riot Control: Materiel And Techniques is designed to help correct this alarming situation. This classic law-enforcement and reference text by Col. Rex Applegate is, quite simply, the only comprehensive study available of the tactics and tools needed to defeat riot-makers." from a blurb on the book.