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castles

At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE HOME PREVENTION

Your Home is Your Castle: Eliminate Surprise. Deter Access. Defend If Necessary.

By on September 8, 2017
The illustration of Windsor Castle above, shows a prominent round structure (red dot ), known as a 'keep'. And I say to ye, Your home is the Keep, you, and your family inside are what's precious.
DEFENSE HISTORY HOME STORIES

Female Warriors, Domestic Rock Stars

By on January 13, 2017
Practical training for home defense has a very long history. The idea and potential need to protect one's home and family remains perennial. To this end, Japanese women leave us a bookmark of badassery....
AWARENESS DEFENSE PREVENTION

Your Home *Is* Your Castle

By on October 21, 2016
I very intensely wanted to learn how to prevent a home break-in. For inspiration, I turned to castles. Not just any castles mind you, but Norman-influenced castles built in England by William the Conqueror beginning in 1066. Why those?