U. S. Army Guide to Boobytraps

Author: The Department of the Army

Publisher: Silver Rock Publishing

ISBN: 9781626544703

Category:

Page: 134

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Everything you ever wanted to know about Boobytraps! Initially published in 1965, this official US Army document gives you access to insider, military-grade information on the characteristics, use, detection, and removal of boobytraps.This brand-new, high-quality reissue includes details on boobytrapping mines, buildings, terrain, demolition materials, missiles and more. It also includes an additional chapter on miscellaneous boobytraps. A fascinating and informative peek into the high-stakes world of military sabotage and trickery.
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U.S. Army Guide to Boobytraps

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1602399409

Category: History

Page: 136

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The official army guide to improvised explosive devices.
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U.S. Army Guide to Boobytraps.

Author: U. S. Department of the Army

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781719513418

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Page: 130

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By U.S.A army you can learn how to assemble, use, detect, and remove boobytraps and demolition items in almost any situation. With intricate and detailed diagrams, you'll discover how army troops can disguise boobytraps in household items such as irons, teapots, and televisions; in structures such as window frames, stairways, and wooden beams; and in outdoor areas, in bushes and underground. Find out how boobytraps work, why they are used in the army, and the tactics behind their set-up. Learn the mechanics of the various types of firing devices, detonators, fuses, cords, adapters, blasting caps, and lighters. Also included are detailed instructions for detecting and removing boobytraps.
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Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Combat Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

Author: Jay McCullough

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1628730056

Category: History

Page: 960

View: 3798

Here for the first time in one place is everything you need to know about modern military combat. Drawn from dozens of the U.S. Army’s well-written field manuals on every conceivable aspect of conducting combat operations, this huge compendium contains everything for any combatant anywhere—armed or unarmed and in all conditions and terrains, including: desert, jungle, mountain, and house-to-house fighting training for rifle, mortar, mines, and sniper operations mental preparedness, and leadership for combat and combat stress tank and artillery tactics forward and reconnaissance operations z construction of defensive positions combat in nuclear, biological, and chemical environments land navigation, map reading, first aid, and camouflage Last but not least, this book also includes a complete section on hand-to-hand combat so that you can use your bayonet or kill with your bare hands. With hundreds of photographs and illustrations demonstrating priceless tips and techniques, if it’s not in TheUltimate Guide to U.S. Army Combat Skills, Tactics, and Techniques, your Army of One don’t need it!
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U.S. Army Weapons Systems 2014-2015

Author: Department of the Army,Army

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Company Incorporated

ISBN: 9781629144016

Category: History

Page: 371

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From the Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures to the XM320 grenade launcher, this comprehensive guide profiles nearly every weapon currently in use by the U.S. Army. In addition, it covers cutting-edge technology that will soon be employed by soldiers around the world. This book features: * Missiles * Biological detection systems * Rockets * Reconnaissance systems * Bows and arrows (believe it or not) You name it, this book has it. Also included is a thorough discussion of Future Combat Systems (FCS), the system of systems that, when fully operational, will provide the Army and the joint forces with an unprecedented capability to see the enemy, engage him on their terms, and defeat him on the twenty-first-century battlefield. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a range of books for readers interested in military tactics and skills. We publish content provided by or of interest to the U.S. Army, Army Rangers, the U.S. Navy, Navy SEALs, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Marine Corps, and the Department of Defense. Our books cover topics such as survival, emergency medicine, weapons, guns, weapons systems, hand-to-hand combat, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
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Wie Navy SEALS dem Tod entrinnen

Die 100 wichtigsten Strategien der Eliteeinheit

Author: Clint Emerson

Publisher: Riva Verlag

ISBN: 3959712480

Category: House & Home

Page: 300

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In einer Welt, die zunehmend von Krieg, Terrorismus und Kriminalität beherrscht wird, wird es immer wichtiger, sich selbst schützen und verteidigen zu können. Clint Emerson hat in seinem Bestseller die 100 wichtigsten Techniken zusammengestellt, die bei allen nur denkbaren Bedrohungsszenarien sicherstellen, dass man ungeschoren davonkommt, z.B.: ·Wie Sie einen Amoklauf überleben ·Wie Sie einen Messerkampf gewinnen ·Wie Sie Handschellen öffnen ·Wie Sie Gesichtserkennungssoftware überlisten ·Wie Sie einen Kugelschreiber in eine Waffe verwandeln ·Wie Sie ein Abseilgeschirr herstellen ·Wie Sie sich aus einem Kofferraum befreien Anhand leicht verständlicher Anleitungen und einer Vielzahl von Illustrationen, die das genaue Vorgehen illustrieren, bietet Clint Emerson effektive Taktiken zur Selbstverteidigung, Fluchtstrategien und Techniken, wie man seine Gegner außer Gefecht setzt. Ein Buch, das das überlebenswichtige Wissen der Navy SEALs alltagstauglich und leicht umsetzbar macht.
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U.S. Army Weapons Systems 2013-2014

Author: Army

Publisher: Skyhorse

ISBN: 9781620873748

Category: History

Page: 384

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The U.S. Department of the Army is headquartered at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and authors The Soldier's Guide, The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants, U.S. Army Ranger Handbook, U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Combat, U.S. Army First Aid Manual, U.S. Army Weapons Systems, U.S. Army Special Forces Handbook, U.S. Army Guide to Boobytraps, U.S. Army Explosives and Demolitions Handbook, U.S. Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare, and U.S. Army Special Forces Medical Handbook. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a range of books for readers interested in military tactics and skills. We publish content provided by or of interest to the U.S. Army, Army Rangers, the U.S. Navy, Navy SEALs, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Marine Corps, and the Department of Defense. Our books cover topics such as survival, emergency medicine, weapons, guns, weapons systems, hand-to-hand combat, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
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U.S. Army Combat Skills Handbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lyons Press

ISBN: 9781592283835

Category: Reference

Page: 256

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The U.S. Army's Official Guide to Fighting and Surviving in the Field
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U.S. Army Intelligence and Interrogation Handbook

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Globe Pequot

ISBN: 9781592287178

Category: History

Page: 207

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U.S. Army intelligence relies on the tactics of intelligence interrogation to assess and combat enemy forces, but events at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq revealed violations of the rules of intelligence interrogation and human rights that are officially codified in the U.S. Army Intelligence and Interrogation Handbook. Herein are the precise and regulated procedures and principles of interrogation that must be followed to conduct meaningful interrogations and prevent violations such as those that led to the questionable tactics at Abu Ghraib. Initially published in 1994, the U.S. Army Intelligence and Interrogation Handbook features the procedures used by the U.S. Army to conduct intelligence interrogations under the constraints established by The Hague, the Geneva Conventions, and The Uniform Code of Military Justice. This invaluable resource lays out clear guidelines for the interrogation process, the role of the interrogator, the handling of captured enemy documents, and the direction and supervision of intelligence interrogation. It also includes information about the relationship between interrogation and its operational environment, debriefing strategy, and the construction and use of joint interrogation facilities. Principles and tactics covered include: "Principles of interrogation "Capabilities and limitations of interrogators "Interrogator training "Intelligence cycle "Screening sources "Counterintelligence "Command, tasking, support, and interrogator relationships "Components of strategic intelligence "And many other important techniques used and tested in actual military operations.
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Boobytraps FM 5-31

Author: The Department of the Army

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781626544369

Category:

Page: 134

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Everything you ever wanted to know about Boobytraps! Initially published in 1965, this official US Army document gives you access to insider, military-grade information on the characteristics, use, detection, and removal of boobytraps.This brand-new, high-quality reissue includes details on boobytrapping mines, buildings, terrain, demolition materials, missiles and more. It also includes an additional chapter on miscellaneous boobytraps. A fascinating and informative peek into the high-stakes world of military sabotage and trickery.
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U.S. Army Improvised Munitions Handbook (US Army Survival)

Author: Army

Publisher: Pmapublishing.com

ISBN: 9781684112739

Category: Reference

Page: 258

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You don't need to be a trained soldier to fully appreciate this edition of the U.S. Army Improvised Munitions Handbook (TM 31-210). Originally created for soldiers in guerilla warfare situations, this handbook demonstrates the techniques for constructing weapons that are highly effective in the most harrowing of circumstances. Straightforward and incredibly user-friendly, it provides insightful information and step-by-step instructions on how to assemble weapons and explosives from common and readily available materials. Over 600 illustrations complement elaborate explanations of how to improvise any number of munitions from easily accessible resources. Whether you're a highly trained solider or simply a civilian looking to be prepared, the U.S. Army Improvised Munitions Handbook is an invaluable addition to your library. The U.S. Department of the Army is headquartered at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and authors The Soldier's Guide, The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants, U.S. Army Ranger Handbook, U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Combat, U.S. Army First Aid Manual, U.S. Army Weapons Systems, U.S. Army Special Forces Handbook, U.S. Army Guide to Boobytraps, U.S. Army Explosives and Demolitions Handbook, U.S. Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare, and U.S. Army Special Forces Medical Handbook.
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U.S. Army Desert Operations Handbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lyons Press

ISBN: 9781592285198

Category: History

Page: 304

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The U.S. Army's official guide on what every soldier needs to know about operating in the desert.
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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: 9781626544536

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Page: 256

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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.
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The Soldier's Guide

The Complete Guide to U.S. Army Traditions, Training, and Responsibilities

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1628731990

Category: History

Page: 432

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This manual condenses important information from a number of U.S. Army regulations, field manuals, and other publications into one crucial volume. Written to answer the many questions asked by soldiers of all ranks in the Army, it covers everything from the history and traditions of the American military to training and service benefits. Find out about such ideals as "The Warrior Ethos" that drive soldiers during a mission and the Army's values of loyalty, duty, respect, selfless service, honor, integrity, personal courage, and discipline. In addition, sections cover ethical reasoning, the basic principles of war, military courtesies, individual combat skills, and more.
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U.S. Army Survival Manual: FM 21-76

Author: Department of Defense

Publisher: Seven Star Publishing

ISBN: 9781626544796

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 292

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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.
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Army Field Manual FM 5-125 (Rigging Techniques, Procedures and Applications)

Author: The Department of the Army

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781626544321

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Page: 170

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This manual is a guide and basic reference for personnel whose duties require the use of rigging. It is intended for use in training and as a reference manual for field operations. It covers the types of rigging and the applications of fiber rope, wire rope, and chains used in various combinations to raise or move heavy loads. It includes basic instructions on knots, hitches, splices, lashing, and tackle systems. Safety precautions and requirements for the various operations are listed, as well as rules of thumb for rapid safe-load calculations.
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U.S. Army Weapons Systems 2013-2014

Author: Army

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1620879239

Category: History

Page: 384

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The U.S. Department of the Army is headquartered at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and authors The Soldier's Guide, The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants, U.S. Army Ranger Handbook, U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Combat, U.S. Army First Aid Manual, U.S. Army Weapons Systems, U.S. Army Special Forces Handbook, U.S. Army Guide to Boobytraps, U.S. Army Explosives and Demolitions Handbook, U.S. Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare, and U.S. Army Special Forces Medical Handbook. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a range of books for readers interested in military tactics and skills. We publish content provided by or of interest to the U.S. Army, Army Rangers, the U.S. Navy, Navy SEALs, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Marine Corps, and the Department of Defense. Our books cover topics such as survival, emergency medicine, weapons, guns, weapons systems, hand-to-hand combat, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
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US Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Silver Rock Publishing

ISBN: 9781626542709

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Page: 162

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Unconventional warfare is a unique and important part of US Special Forces. Aimed at exploiting hostile forces? economic, psychological, and political vulnerabilities, its tenacious and brutal tactics infiltrate, erode, and exhaust the enemy from many angles. Special Forces personnel spreading subversion deep behind enemy lines must be prepared to navigate and survive bone-chillingly dangerous situations at any moment; knowing how to handle, improvise, and modify incendiary devices is a crucial component of their training. US Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare: Devices and Techniques for Incendiaries surveys the multifaceted and varied design of incendiary systems. Intended for use by Army Special Forces in the field, this concise and informative manual covers a wide range of incendiary devices and materials, initiators, ignitors, improvised constructions and material sources, delay mechanisms, and just about anything else you?d need to know about turning a cigarette and a matchbox into a delay or a shoelace into a fuse.Technical information is also provided about incendiary materials such as napalm, gelled gasoline, fire fudge, sugar-chlorate, thermite, paraffin-sawdust, and more. Jam-packed with detailed information, The US Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare is a fascinating read for the curious mind and a fascinating glimpse into the high-stakes, clandestine world of Special Forces ops.
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U. S. Army M-1 Garand Technical Manual

Field Manual 23-5

Author: Department of the Army

Publisher: Silver Rock Publishing

ISBN: 9781626544581

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Page: 66

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This is the official US Army guide to the history, operation, and maintenance of the M-1 Garand rifle. It differs from traditional Army manuals in its inclusion of an introductory chapter on the history of this remarkable weapon, and its long, difficult path to adoption by the armed forces. It also contains dozens of photos and sequences which illuminated the details and procedures presented in the text. The definitive military text on this important rifle, this book contains everything you need to know about operating and caring for an M-1.
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