Drawing from dozens of the U.S. Army's official field manuals, editor Jay McCullough has culled a thousand pages of the most useful and curious tidbits for the would-be soldier, historian, movie-maker, writer, or survivalistamdash;including techniques on first aid; survival in the hottest or coldest of climates; finding or building life-saving shelters; surviving nuclear, biological, and chemical attacks; physical and mental fitness, and how to find food and water anywhere, anytime. With hundreds of photographs and illustrations showing everything from edible plants to rare skin diseases of the jungle, every page reveals how useful Army knowledge can be.Inflammation andswelling ofmouth and throat causedby inhalingsmoke, flames, and irritating vaporsorbyan allergic reaction. aKinka inthethroat (caused by theneck bentforward so that the chin rests uponthe chest) may block the passage of air.
|Title||:||The Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Survival Skills, Tactics, and Techniques|
|Author||:||Department of the Army|
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2013-12-13|