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For an overview of this item's appearances in the Fallout series of games, see Pugilism Illustrated.

Pugilism Illustrated is a skill book in Fallout 3.


Reading this book permanently improves your Unarmed skill by 1 (or 2 with Comprehension).


Closest map markerLocation description
Anacostia CrossingIn Anacostia Crossing station, the northern end of the upper level, on a table with various chems, alcohol, etc.
Anchorage MemorialNorth of the Memorial in a lone super mutant's camp, inside a truck
ArefuAfter completing the Blood Ties quest, if you secure the bloodpacks for protection agreement. Alan takes over the Abandoned residence near the brahmin pen at the bottom of bridge. It is laying on a table to the left of the entrance. Must be stolen.
Charnel HouseIn the drainage chamber for Signal Papa November, West of Charnel House
Chaste Acres Dairy FarmInside the grain silo
Chryslus BuildingLower Offices, upstairs, in one of the buckets next to a vending machine
Clifftop shacksInside the southern shack, on a bookcase in the second room. Beware the Super Mutant and hostage
Dukov's PlaceUpstairs, in the bedroom. Must be stolen.
Faded Pomp EstatesIn one ruined house, by bed, at the foot of fireplace. It's the nearest house to the east of the fast-travel point.
Flooded metroOutside the southern map marker (West of Arlington Library), in the Raider encampment southeast of the southern entrance, on the makeshift kitchen table
Jury Street Metro stationSouthwest of the entrance, inside the unmarked Calverton church
L.O.B. EnterprisesIn a room full of shelves on the first floor. Eastern side of the map, southernmost room.
Metro CentralOn a shelf in a locked supply closet (average) close to the Museum station
MinefieldIn Zane house, upstairs in the kid's room
Moonbeam Outdoor CinemaOn one of the picnic tables
Penn. Ave NorthwestNear the White House, on the table in the first room on the right inside the utility
Roosevelt AcademyAcademy ground floor, in the men's restroom
Roosevelt AcademyMaintenance and evacuation, southernmost generator room, on shelves in northwest corner
SatCom Array NN-03dTower C, on the leftmost toilet seat
SatCom Array NW-07cIn the Internment truck on the elevated highway near SatCom Array NW-07c
SpringvaleInside the mailbox of the destroyed house west of Red Rocket Gas
Vault 87In the room with an average lock on the first floor of the living quarters
Vault 108Living Quarters, on the counter in the cafeteria
Warrington stationAt the beds area where you meet Roy Phillips; its in a wooden crate on the shelf across from the bed that Michael Masters sleeps in.
Warrington stationIn Lucky's, behind the counter

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