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Army Survival Guide

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This updated edition of the classic U.S. Army Survival Handbook provides the information you need to survive, whether in a temperate, desert, tropical, arctic or subarctic region. 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. This guide is an essential resource not just for soldiers, but also for all outdoorspeople, including Scouts, campers, hunters, hikers and anglers. This comprehensive volume contains a wealth of detailed illustration and covers a wide range of topics.
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This updated edition of the classic U.S. Army Survival Handbook provides the information you need to survive, whether in a temperate, desert, tropical, arctic or subarctic region. 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. This guide is an essential resource not just for soldiers, but also for all outdoorspeople, including Scouts, campers, hunters, hikers and anglers. This comprehensive volume contains a wealth of detailed illustration and covers a wide range of topics, including:

• The will to survive
• Survival planning
• Survival medicine
• Making tools
• Finding water
• Wild plants for food
• Making shelters
• Building fires
• Water crossings
• Direction finding
• Signaling
• Sea survival
• Poisonous snakes and insects

Author Sergeant First Class Matt Larsen is a longtime trainer in survival techniques for the U.S. Army Rangers. A graduate of the multi-service SERE (Survival, Evasion, Rescue, Escape) training program and of Jungle Survival Training in the Philippines and Okinawa, he served in the 75th Ranger Regiment for over twelve years, parachuting into Panama during the 1989 U.S. invasion and participating in the Gulf War and is recognized as a survival expert.