The Official Handbook for Boy Scouts of America
This book is essential for everyone…not just boyscouts or boys even, it is full of practical advice on just about everything for urban to wilderness emergency survival.
The original Boy Scout Handbook standardized American scouting and emphasized the virtues and qualifications for scouting, delineating what the American Boy Scouts declared was needed to be a “well-developed, well-informed boy.” Most of all, this book includes information on the organization of scouting, signs and signaling, camping, scouting games, and a description of several scouting honors. Scouts past and present will be fascinated to see how scouting has changed in the ensuing years, and how it has stayed the same.
The Official Urban and Wilderness Emergency Survival Guide
This book is the Cadillac of Urban and Wilderness Emergecy Survival guides and manuals — without question the best in the world! It is highly recommended by all the experts. For example, Sergeant Red Smith, U.S, Marine Corps survival instructor said: “This guy really knows his stuff. Best survival book I’ve ever seen!” Tom Dodge, Heartland USA wrote: “The perfect survival manual. Every person should keep one in their home as well as one in their vehicle.” It is without a doubt the best, most practical, easy-to-use, survival manual on the market today. Profusely illustrated and power-packed with easy-to-understand information on every aspect of basic survival, emergency medicine, edible plants and medicinal
Handbook to Practical Disaster Preparedness
This handbook will help you to establish a practical disaster preparedness plan for your entire family. The 2ND EDITION has been expanded to include discussions of long-term food storage options, firearm selection and handling, disaster preparedness networks, radiological emergencies, our country’s impending financial collapse, and much more. Therefore, steps are provided to help you prepare for the five deadliest types of natural disasters: earthquakes, tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and tsunamis. This new larger 8″ x 10″ format includes easy-to-copy worksheets to help organize your family’s preparedness plans.
Additional information is presented for the elderly, those with children, people with disabilities, pregnant women, and pet owners. In conclusion, every topic is well researched with over 280 references cited.
Military Mountaineering & Soldier’s Handbook for Survival in Cold Weather
Mountains exist in almost every country in the world and almost every war has included some type of mountain operations. This pattern will not change; therefore, soldiers will fight in mountainous terrain in future conflicts. This field manual details techniques soldiers and leaders must know to cope with mountainous terrain. Therefore, these techniques are the foundation upon which the mountaineer must build. Resulting in discusses basic and advanced techniques to include acclimatization, illness and injury, equipment, anchors, evacuation, movement on glaciers, and training. This handbook is an aid for soldiers in cold climates.
Military First Aid & Special Forces Survival Evasion & Recovery
This manual meets the first aid training needs of individual service members. Because medical personnel will not always be readily available, the nonmedical service members must rely heavily on their own skills and knowledge of life-sustaining methods to survive on the integrated battlefield. The term first aid can be defined as “urgent and immediate lifesaving and other measures, which can be performed for casualties by nonmedical personnel when medical personnel are not immediately available.” In conclusion, this manual is directed to all service members as well as civilians. Most importantly, the procedures discussed apply to all types of casualties and the measures described are for use by both male and female service members.
US Marine Corps Combat Water Survival & Military Traning for Urban Operations.
U.S. Marine Corps Combat Water Survival: Provides combat water survival techniques, procedures, and training. PLUS: Military Training for Urban Operations: This manual provides the Training Strategy/ analytical tools for evaluating an urban operation to determine if the operation is necessary for overall mission success. In conclusion, it also provides the means to understanding and determining the impacts of the urban environment on military operations and provides information on managing, taking advantage of, and mitigating the effects of those impacts as appropriate.
Disater Preparedness for EMP Attacts & Solar Storms
What would happen if terrorists detonated a nuclear device high above the United States? What about if the Sun emitted a large coronal mass ejection that resulted in a damaging geomagnetic storm? In either case, electrical power could be lost for months. Shortages would quickly ensue—food, water, and fuel would disappear within days. Widespread panic and suffering would be unavoidable. Therefore, are you prepared for these large-scale disasters?
This book will help you to prepare for these two events: the EMP attack and the solar storm. Each threat is carefully studied with analyses of its likelihood and potential impacts on our nation’s critical infrastructures. Practical preparations are outlined, including steps to meet the fourteen basic needs in the absence of modern utilities, and the use of Faraday cages and uninterruptible power supplies to protect personal electronics.
Combat Medic Field Reference
The ability to save lives in war, conflicts, and humanitarian interventions requires sophisticated skills above and beyond first aid. Today’s Combat Medic must be an expert in emergency care, force health protection, limited primary care, and warrior skills. The Combat Medic Field Reference provides easy access to essential information on triage, treatment, and US Army procedures. This handy pocket-sized reference features waterproof pages for making temporary or permanent notes