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Author: Matt Larsen; United States. Department of the Air Force.
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and updated edView all editions and formats
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Stranded behind enemy lines? Or in America s wilderness? Reach for the U.S. Military Pocket Survival Guide. A decade after its original publication in 1999, this classic manual included in the survival kits of all branches of the U.S. military has now been revised and updated for 2009 by military survival expert Matt Larsen. Every combatant s essential guide to outdoor survival, concealment, movement, improvised  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Larsen; United States. Department of the Air Force.
ISBN: 9781599214870 1599214873
OCLC Number: 427613088
Notes: Includes index.
"[D]istillation of the information contained in the ... U.S. Air Force's ... Search and rescue survival training"--Page 4 of cover.
Previous edition: 1999.
Description: viii, 122 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: Chapter 1: Evasion *Planning *Camouflage *Shelters *MovementChapter 2: Navigation *Stay or Move Considerations *Navigation and Position Determination *Travel Considerations *River Travel *Ice and Snow Travel *Mountain Hazards *Summer Hazards *Dry Climates *Tropical Climates *Open SeasChapter 3: Radio Communications and SignalingChapter 4: RecoveryChapter 5: MedicalChapter 6: Personal ProtectionChapter 7: WaterChapter 8: FoodChapter 9: Induced ConditionsAppendix A: The Will to Survive
Other Titles: U.S. military pocket survival guide plus evasion & recovery
US military pocket survival guide
United States military pocket survival guide
Responsibility: revised and updated by Sergeant First Class Matt Larsen.

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A combatant's guide to outdoor survival, concealment, movement, improvised communications, and recovery in hostile territory.  Read more...

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