The U.S. Army Survival Manual (Paperback)

Department of the Army Field Manual 21-76

By Department of the Army

Ulysses Press, 9781569757031, 281pp.

Publication Date: June 9, 2009

List Price: 13.95*
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From trekking across the desert and bushwhacking through the jungle to conserving body heat in the Arctic and rappelling down a mountain cliff, "The U.S. Army Survival Manual" presents the field-tested techniques that have proven effective in times of imminent danger and extreme distress.
Perfect for Army grunts and weekend outdoorsmen alike, this book teaches the survival skills every camper, hiker and hunter should master before heading into the wild:
Erecting shelter
Gathering edible plants
Fishing, hunting and trapping game
Locating and collecting fresh water
Starting fires and cooking food
Navigating and orientating