As a soldier, you could be sent to any area of the world at a moment s notice It may be in a temperate, tropical, arctic, or subarctic region You might find yourself alone in a remote area possibly enemy territory with little or no personal gear The U.S Army Survival Handbook provides vital information to enable you to survive should you find yourself in such a situation This book is widely recognized as the finest single source on the subject of outdoor survival Standard issue for U.S Special Operations Forces and pilots, it has also been translated for use in foreign militaries the world over But this handbook is not just for soldiers Campers, hunters, hikers, and anglers have discovered this detailed compilation to be a tremendously interesting and important addition to their home libraries, cars, and RVs The U.S Army Survival Handbook describes and clearly illustrates a wide array of topics, including The will to survive survival planning survival medicine making weapons and tools finding water wild plants for food wildlife for food making shelters building fires water crossings direction finding signaling desert survival tropical survival arctic and subarctic survival sea survival poisonous snakes and insects knots forecasting weather and much An outstanding resource for anyone interested in self reliance in any type of environment on the planet, the U.S Army Survival Handbook is a comprehensive and in depth volume, with a wealth of detailed illustrations which make it an easy and informative read.Covers all environments..Binding Paper..Author Department of the Army..Pages 368..Publisher Lyons Press..Year Revised 2009..ISBN 9781599214511.. New Read [ U.S. Army Survival Handbook, Revised ] by [ U.S. Department of the Army ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – heartforum.co.uk
The Department of the Army DA is one of the three military departments within the Department of Defense of the United States of America The Department of the Army is the Federal Government agency within which the United States Army is organized, and it is led by the Secretary of the Army who has statutory authority 10 U.S.C 3013 to conduct its affairs and to prescribe regulations for its government, subject to the limits of the law, and the directions of the Secretary of Defense and the President.The Secretary of the Army is a civilian official appointed by the President and confirmed by the Senate The highest ranking military officer in the department is the Chief of Staff of the Army, who is also a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Other senior officials of the Department are the Under Secretary of the Army principal deputy to the Secretary and the Vice Chief of Staff of the Army principal deputy to the Chief of Staff The Department of War was originally formed in 1789 as an Executive Department of the United States, and was renamed by the National Security Act of 1947 to the Department of the Army on September 18, 1947 By amendments to the National Security Act of 1947 in 1949, the Department of the Army was transformed to its present day status.
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