Us Army Survival Manual Fm 21 76

Author: United States Department of Defense
Publisher: Ravenio Books
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This survival manual is organized as follows: Chapter 1. Introduction Survival Actions Pattern for Survival Chapter 2. Psychology of Survival A Look at Stress Natural Reactions Preparing Yourself Chapter 3. Survival Planning and Survival Kits Importance of Planning Survival Kits Chapter 4. Basic Survival Medicine Requirements for Maintenance of Health Medical Emergencies Lifesaving Steps Bone and Joint Injury Bites and Stings Wounds Environmental Injuries Herbal Medicines Chapter 5. Shelters Shelter Site Selection Types of Shelters Chapter 6. Water Procurement Water Sources Still Construction Water Purification Water Filtration Devices Chapter 7. Firecraft Basic Fire Principles Site Selection and Preparation Fire Material Selection How to Build a Fire How to Light a Fire Chapter 8. Food Procurement Animals for Food Traps and Snares Killing Devices Fishing Devices Preparation of Fish and Game for Cooking and Storage Chapter 9. Survival Use of Plants Edibility of Plants Plants for Medicine Miscellaneous Uses of Plants Chapter 10. Poisonous Plants How Plants Poison All About Plants Rules for Avoiding Poisonous Plants Contact Dermatitis Ingestion Poisoning Chapter 11. Dangerous Animals Insects and Arachnids Leeches Bats Poisonous Snakes Dangerous Lizards Dangers in Rivers Dangers in Bays and Estuaries Saltwater Dangers Chapter 12. Field-Expedient Weapons, Tools, and Equipment Clubs Edged Weapons Other Expedient Weapons Lashing and Cordage Rucksack Construction Clothing and Insulation Cooking and Eating Utensils Chapter 13. Desert Survival Terrain Environmental Factors Need for Water Heat Casualties Precautions Desert Hazards Chapter 14. Tropical Survival Tropical Weather Jungle Types Travel Through Jungle Areas Immediate Considerations Water Procurement Food Poisonous Plants Chapter 15. Cold Weather Survival Cold Regions and Locations Windchill Basic Principles of Cold Weather Survival Hygiene Medical Aspects Cold Injuries Shelters Fire Water Food Travel Weather Signs Chapter 16. Sea Survival The Open Sea Seashores Chapter 17. Expedient Water Crossings Rivers and Streams Rapids Rafts Flotation Devices Other Water Obstacles Vegetation Obstacles Chapter 18. Field-Expedient Direction Finding Using the Sun and Shadows Using the Moon Using the Stars Making Improvised Compasses Other Means of Determining Direction Chapter 19. Signaling Techniques Application Means for Signaling Codes and Signals Aircraft Vectoring Procedures Chapter 20. Survival Movement in Hostile Areas Phases of Planning Execution Return to Friendly Control Chapter 21. Camouflage Personal Camouflage Methods of Stalking Chapter 22. Contact With People Contact With Local People The Survivor’s Behavior Changes to Political Allegiance Chapter 23. Survival in Man-Made Hazards The Nuclear Environment Biological Environments Chemical Environments

Official U S Army Survival Handbook

Author: Department of the Army
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493023772
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Whether in a temperate, tropical, arctic, or subarctic region, you might find yourself alone in a remote area with little or no personal gear. This thoroughly revised new edition of the classic U.S. Army Survival Handbook provides the information you need to survive. Widely recognized as the finest single source on the subject, it is standard issue for U.S. Special Operations Forces and pilots, and has been used by foreign militaries the world over. An essential resource for all outdoorspeople—including campers, hunters, hikers, and anglers—the U.S. Army Survival Handbook is a comprehensive volume replete with hundreds of full-color, easy-to-follow, user-friendly illustrations.

Field Manual Fm 3 05 70 Us Army Survival Guide

Author: U.s. Army
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781537069968
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FM 3-05.70 is the United States Army manual used to train survival techniques (formerly the FM 21-76). It is popular among survivalists and campers. The manual covers a variety of helpful topics such as planning, psychology of survival, emergency medicine, shelter construction, water procurement, firecraft, food procurement (hunting), identification of poisonous plants, and construction of field expedient weapons, tools and equipment.

U S Armed Forces Survival Guide

Author: John Boswell
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9780312331221
Size: 40.71 MB
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Get the same survival training that the U.S. military uses for its troops. The U.S. Armed Forces Survival Guide is the only source hikers, campers, explorers or families focused on emergency preparedness will ever need. The U.S. Armed Forces Survial Guide covers everything a modern outdoorsperson needs to know to make it in tough terrain and tense situations, from the psychology of survial and overcoming fear to building a shelter and making it through a natural disaster, such as a hurricane or earthquake. Every kind of environment--from tropical to desert, aquatic to arctic--is covered. Topics include: --how to orienteer with or without a map and a compass --how to cross quicksand, bogs and quagmires --how to signal for help --how to set a fracture and tend a burn --how to forecast weather --how to trap, fish and set snares --how to indentify poisonous plants, insects and animals --how to survive unusual conditions, such as plane crashes and nuclear attacks The U.S. Armed Forces Survival Guide is the most comprehensive and thoroughly tested survival manual ever published.

Survival Handbook

Author: U S Dept of the Army
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048646184X
Size: 14.53 MB
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No one knows more about survival than the U.S. Army. Its field manual, encompassing all-climate, all-terrain tactics, is the most authoritative guide to toughing it out on unfamiliar turf. This special edition for civilians is an essential companion for campers and other lovers of the outdoors.

U S Army Survival Manual

Author: Department of Defense
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781519785664
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The U.S. Army Field Manual is the most successful selling Field Manual of it's kind. It covers a variety of topics from building fire and creating shelter to trading and water procurement.

U S Army Survival Manual Fm 21 76 Survival Evasion And Recovery

Author: Department of Defense
Publisher: Digireads.com
ISBN: 9781420957761
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If you found yourself stranded in the wilderness what would you do? Would you know how to improvise shelter, collect water, find food, and survive until rescue could arrive or you until you found your way back to civilization? Surviving in the wilderness or any unfamiliar locale requires a unique set of skills and knowledge. This book provides an excellent resource for acquiring such skills and knowledge. "U. S. Army Survival Manual FM 21-76 (Survival, Evasion, and Recovery)" is the United States Army's official guide to survival. With an emphasis towards the soldier who may be trapped behind enemy lines or in a combat zone, the field manual focuses on essential topics such as evasion, navigation, radio communications and signaling, recovery, medical, personal protection, water, food, and other extreme circumstances that the soldier may face. "U. S. Army Survival Manual FM 21-76 (Survival, Evasion, and Recovery)" is a must for military buffs and a useful survival guide for anyone venturing into the wilderness. This edition is printed on premium acid-free paper.

Us Army Survival Manual

Author: U.S. Department of Defense (D.O.D.)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Size: 62.59 MB
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Army Survival Manual is the finest single source for self-reliance for all extreme circumstances. A must for anyone who wants to know how to survive in primitive conditions. The book is very straightforward with many pictures and user-friendly illustrations, written in easy to understand language. This is just some of the survival information that this book provides: All-climates: arctic, tropics, temperate forest, savannah or desert. All-terrain survival tactics. The Will to Survive. Identify poisonous snakes, as well as edible and non-edible plants. Survival Medicine. Wilderness medicine. Techniques on first aid. Survival in the hottest or coldest of climates. Survival Planning. Make polluted water potable. How to find water. Ways to trap and collection techniques of water. Covers navigation and compass use. Find direction using the sun and stars. Weapons and Tools. Recognizing signs of land when lost at sea. Building life-saving shelters. Traps and snares. How to prepare wild game to be cooked also preserving food. All types of fire making. Water Crossings. Find direction using the sun and stars. Physical and mental fitness. Disaster preparedness. Again this is just some of the survival information is this book! Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION Survival Actions Pattern for Survival Chapter 2 PSYCHOLOGY OF SURVIVAL A Look at Stress Natural Reactions Preparing Yourself Chapter 3 SURVIVAL PLANNING AND SURVIVAL KITS Importance of Planning Survival Kits Chapter 4 BASIC SURVIVAL MEDICINE Requirements for Maintenance of Health Medical Emergencies Lifesaving Steps Bone and Joint Injury Bites and Stings Wounds Environmental Injuries Herbal Medicines Chapter 5 SHELTERS Primary Shelter—Uniform Shelter Site Selection Types of Shelters Chapter 6 WATER PROCUREMENT Water Sources Still Construction Water Purification Water Filtration Devices Chapter 7 FIRECRAFT Basic Fire Principles Site Selection and Preparation Fishing Devices Cooking and Storage of Fish and Game Chapter 8 FOOD PROCUREMENT Animals for Food Other Expedient Weapons Cordage and Lashing Rucksack Construction Clothing and Insulation Cooking and Eating Utensils Chapter 9 SURVIVAL USE OF PLANTS Edibility of Plants Plants for Medicine Miscellaneous Uses of Plants Chapter 10 POISONOUS PLANTS How Plants Poison All About Plants Rules for Avoiding Poisonous Plants Contact Dermatitis Ingestion Poisoning Chapter 11 DANGEROUS ANIMALS Insects and Arachnids Leeches Bats Venomous Snakes Snake-Free Areas Dangerous Lizards Dangers in Rivers Dangers in Bays and Estuaries Saltwater Dangers Other Dangerous Sea Creatures Chapter 12 FIELD-EXPEDIENT WEAPONS, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT Staffs Clubs Edged Weapons Fire Material Selection How to Build a Fire How to Light a Fire Chapter 13 DESERT SURVIVAL Terrain Environmental Factors Need for Water Heat Casualties Precautions Desert Hazards Chapter 14 TROPICAL SURVIVAL Tropical Weather Jungle Types Travel Through Jungle Areas Immediate Considerations Water Procurement Food Poisonous Plants Chapter 15 COLD WEATHER SURVIVAL Cold Regions and Locations Windchill Basic Principles of Cold Weather Survival Hygiene Medical Aspects Cold Injuries Shelters Fire Water Food Travel Weather Signs Chapter 16 SEA SURVIVAL The Open Sea Seashores Chapter 17 EXPEDIENT WATER CROSSINGS Rivers and Streams Rapids Rafts Flotation Devices Other Water Obstacles Vegetation Obstacles Chapter 18 FIELD-EXPEDIENT DIRECTION FINDING Using the Sun and Shadows Using the Moon Using the Stars Making Improvised Compasses Other Means of Determining Direction Chapter 19 SIGNALING TECHNIQUES Application Means for Signaling Codes and Signals Aircraft Vectoring Procedures

U S Army Hand To Hand Combat

Author: U. S. Army
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1616406674
Size: 45.10 MB
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Originally published in 1954, the U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Combat guide was the official field manual for soldiers. It covers hand-to-hand combat in all areas, with and without short-range weaponry, and includes training methods, defending and disarming methods, throws, holds, chokes, escapes, knife combat, dominant positions, and vulnerable body parts. This handbook is a useful and authoritative guide relevant for those interested in learning self-defense and close-range fighting techniques. The U.S. ARMY is one of three military departments in the United States (Army, Navy, and Air Force) which reports to the Department of Defense. It is comprised of two distinct and equally important components, active and reserve. The reserve components are the United States Army Reserve and the Army National Guard. The U.S. Army frequently releases publications and training manuals intended to instruct both soldiers and civilians.