US Army Survival Manual: FM 21-76

Author: United States Department of Defense

Publisher: Ravenio Books

ISBN:

Category: Reference

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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

U.S. Army Survival Manual: FM 21-76

Author: Department of Defense

Publisher: Seven Star Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 292

View: 154

This is the official U.S. Army guide to surviving all manner of extreme, life-threatening situations. Field-tested and time-honored, the strategies and techniques within have been recorded by the U.S. Army and are used regularly for official training. Topics covered include: Psychology of Survival Survival Planning and Preparation Basic Medicine Shelters and Firecraft Procurement of Food and Water Edible and Medicinal Plants Poisonous Plants and Dangerous Animals Weapons and Tools Water Crossings and Obstacles Direction Finding and Signaling Survival and Escape of Hostile Areas This guide also contains chapters on survival in specific climates like the desert, tropics, cold weather, and the sea, and dangerous man-made conditions including nuclear, chemical, and biological hazards. This is important information for soldiers, hikers, back-packers, hunters, and climbers. If you want to be prepared when things get real, "this" is the book you need.

US Army Survival Manual: FM 21-76

Author: Department Of Defense

Publisher: Blurb

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 302

View: 988

THE US ARMY SURVIVAL MANUAL - FM 21-76 is the finest single self-reliance source for survival for all extreme circumstances, a must for anyone who wants to know how to survive any 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. Wilderness medicine. Techniques on first aid. Survival in the hottest or coldest of climates. How to find water. Covers navigation and compass use. Weapons and Tools. 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. Physical and mental fitness. Disaster preparedness. Again this is just some of the survival information is this book!

US Army Survival Manual

FM 21-76

Author:

Publisher: Apple Pie Publishers

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 277

View: 550

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!

U.S. Army Survival Manual FM 3-05.76 (FM 21-76)

Survival Guide Field Pocket Size

Author: Us Army

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 674

View: 348

The U.S. Army Survival Manual: FM 3-05.76 (FM 21-76) is the most up to date and current Survival Field Manual used by the United States Military. There are many other copies available which are not authentic or have cut out pages and chapters. This is the full, unabridged copy of the Army FM-3-05.76. This has been optimized and formatted to be a field pocket size. You can throw it in your cargo pocket as you head out to the field or just toss it in your backpack or rucksack and know you have the survival guide ready at your fingertips for reference. This guide is the authority in Survival Training, Strategies and Tactics. This reference is used by military forces. The FM-21-76 became the FM-3-05.76. This up to date manual includes all the original content from FM-21-76 along with more detailed information to include: All-Terrain Survival Tactics The Will To Survive Survival Planning Weapons, Tools, and Tactics Identifying Plants Identifying Poisonous and Non-Poisonous Snakes How To Find Water Traps and Snares Fire Making Preserving Food Navigation And much more. You can use the "Look Inside" feature to get a sneak peek at some of what you can look forward to with this all-inclusive survival guide. This is jam-packed with 600+ pages of all the information you need for survival.

U. S. Army Survival Manual

Fm 21-76

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Seven Star Publishing

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 288

View: 829

This is the official US Army guide to surviving all manner of extreme, life-threatening situations. Field-tested and time-honored, the strategies and techniques within have been recorded by the US Army and are used regularly for official training. Topics covered include:* Psychology of Survival* Survival Planning and Preparation* Basic Medicine* Shelters and Firecraft* Procurement of Food and Water* Edible and Medicinal Plants* Poisonous Plants and Dangerous Animals* Weapons and Tools* Water Crossings and Obstacles* Direction Finding and Signaling* Survival and Escape of Hostile AreasThis guide also contains chapters on survival in specific climates like the desert, tropics, cold weather, and the sea, and dangerous man-made conditions including nuclear, chemical, and biological hazards. This is important information for soldiers, hikers, backpackers, hunters, and climbers. If you want to be prepared when things get real, this is the book you need.

US Army Survival Manual

FM 21-76

Author: U.S. Department of Defense (D.O.D.)

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 272

View: 911

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 Survival Manual Fm 21-76

Author: Department of The Army

Publisher: Martino Fine Books

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 294

View: 236

2010 Reprint of 1957 edition. The Army Survival Manual is the finest single source for self-reliance for all extreme circumstances. It is considered essential for anyone who wants to survive in primitive conditions. The book is straightforward and profusely illustrated with drawings and illustrations. It is written in easy to understand language. Includes information on survival in all climates: arctic, tropics, temperate forest, savannah or desert. Also includes information on all types of terrain survival tactics. Topics covered include: the will to survive, identification of poisonous snakes, identification of edible and non-edible plants, survival medicine. wilderness medicine, techniques on first aid, survival in the hottest or coldest of climates, survival planning, making polluted water potable, how to find water, ways to trap, collection techniques for water, navigation and compass use, how to 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, food preservation, fire-starting, water crossings, fitness and preparedness, and much more.

Field Manual Fm 3-05.70 Us Army Survival Guide

Author: U.s. Army

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 678

View: 986

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.

Army Field Manual FM 3-25. 26 (U. S. Army Map Reading and Land Navigation Handbook)

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Silver Rock Publishing

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 256

View: 625

The field manual provides a standardized source document for Army-wide reference on map reading and land navigation. It applies to every soldier in the army regardless of service branch, MOS, or rank. This manual also contains both doctrine and training guidance on map reading and land navigation.Part One addresses map reading and Part Two, land navigation. The appendices include an introduction to orienteering and a discussion of several devices that can assist the soldier in land navigation. For soldiers, hunters, climbers, and hikers alike, this is the definitive guide to map reading and navigation.