This is the most complete book available on the 1911 Style Combat Auto, whether for competition or self-defense. It features chapters on accessories, custom modifications, basic combat pistols, full house compensated guns, ammo and handloading, the proper maintenance of the combat auto, and much more. Including information and loads for the .38 Super, today's most popular competition gun, this book is the complete guide to purchasing, modifying, and customizing the 1911 style Auto for competition or carry. Edited by Cameron Hopkins with foreword by USPSA National Champion Jerry Barnhart. A great overview of the 1911. Chapters cover: Accessories, custom modifications, basic combat pistols, full house compensated pistols, ammunition and handlading, and proper maintenance. Other topics include load data for the 38 Super and a complete guide to modifying and customizing the 1911 style auto for competition or carry. 240pp.