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.Pressure Points. A pressure point is a location where the main artery to the wound lies near the surface of the skin or where the artery passes directly over a bony prominence (Figure I3). You can usedigital pressure on a pressure point to slowanbsp;...
|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|