Looking to defend yourself from the chaos that's likely to erupt soon in the “Free World?” Whether you're planning a bug out or choosing to stay in if things get crazy, chances are you're going to want to have a weapon on hand to protect yourself from the crazies.
If you've never owned a firearm before, the whole world of rifles, handguns, and shotguns can seem a bit overwhelming. While it's far from cut and dry, there are several areas in which gun enthusiasts agree.
Just like any other tool, certain guns serve certain purposes, and knowing how to distinguish which weapon will best serve your needs is the key to making an educated decision.
For a starter course in great firearms, check out the recommended weapons on the next page.