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Us Army Survival Manual

Us Army Survival Manual

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FM 21-76 US ARMY SURVIVAL MANUAL
FM 21-76 US ARMY SURVIVAL MANUAL
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FM 21-76 US ARMY SURVIVAL MANUAL
TABLE OF CONTENTS
FM 21-76 US ARMY SURVIVAL MANUAL ...............................................1 TABLE OF CONTENTS...........................................................................................................2CHAPTER 1 - INTRODUCTION...............................................................................................SURVIVAL ACTIONS..........................................................................................................PATTERN FOR SURVIVAL..................................................................................................!CHAPTER 2 - PSYCHOLO"Y OF SURVIVAL............................................................................#A LOO$ AT STRESS...........................................................................................................#NATURAL REACTIONS.....................................................................................................12PREPARIN" YOURSELF...................................................................................................1%CHAPTER & - SURVIVAL PLANNIN" AND SURVIVAL $ITS....................................................16IMPORTANCE OF PLANNIN"...........................................................................................16SURVIVAL $ITS...............................................................................................................16CHAPTER % - BASIC SURVIVAL MEDICINE...........................................................................1#RE'UIREMENTS FOR MAINTENANCE OF HEALTH...........................................................1#MEDICAL EMER"ENCIES.................................................................................................2LIFESAVIN" STEPS.........................................................................................................2BONE AND (OINT IN(URY................................................................................................&2BITES AND STIN"S.........................................................................................................&)OUNDS........................................................................................................................&#ENVIRONMENTAL IN(URIES.............................................................................................%&HERBAL MEDICINES........................................................................................................%6CHAPTER  - SHELTERS.....................................................................................................%7SHELTER SITE SELECTION..............................................................................................%7 TYPES OF SHELTERS......................................................................................................%!CHAPTER 6 - )ATER PROCUREMENT.................................................................................66)ATER SOURCES...........................................................................................................66STILL CONSTRUCTION....................................................................................................7&)ATER PURIFICATION....................................................................................................76)ATER FILTRATION DEVICES.........................................................................................77CHAPTER 7 - FIRECRAFT....................................................................................................7!BASIC FIRE PRINCIPLES..................................................................................................7!SITE SELECTION AND PREPARATION..............................................................................7!FIRE MATERIAL SELECTION............................................................................................!2HO) TO BUILD A FIRE....................................................................................................!&HO) TO LI"HT A FIRE....................................................................................................!%CHAPTER ! - FOOD PROCUREMENT...................................................................................!!ANIMALS FOR FOOD.......................................................................................................!! TRAPS AND SNARES.......................................................................................................#%$ILLIN" DEVICES..........................................................................................................1*%FISHIN" DEVICES.........................................................................................................1*PREPARATION OF FISH AND "AME FORCOO$IN" AND STORA"E..............................................................................................112CHAPTER # - SURVIVAL USE OF PLANTS..........................................................................11!EDIBILITY OF PLANTS...................................................................................................11!PLANTS FOR MEDICINE.................................................................................................12!CHAPTER 1* - POISONOUS PLANTS.................................................................................1&2HO) PLANTS POISON..................................................................................................1&2ALL ABOUT PLANTS......................................................................................................1&&RULES FOR AVOIDIN" POISONOUS PLANTS.................................................................1&&
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FM 21-76 US ARMY SURVIVAL MANUAL
CONTACT DERMATITIS.................................................................................................1&%IN"ESTION POISONIN"................................................................................................1&%CHAPTER 11 - DAN"EROUS ANIMALS..............................................................................1&6INSECTS AND ARACHNIDS............................................................................................1&6LEECHES......................................................................................................................1&!BATS............................................................................................................................1&!POISONOUS SNA$ES....................................................................................................1&#DAN"EROUS LI+ARDS..................................................................................................1%1DAN"ERS IN RIVERS....................................................................................................1%2DAN"ERS IN BAYS AND ESTUARIES.............................................................................1%2SALT)ATER DAN"ERS.................................................................................................1%&CHAPTER 12 - FIELD-E,PEDIENT )EAPONS TOOLSAND E'UIPMENT..............................................................................................................1%6CLUBS..........................................................................................................................1%6ED"ED )EAPONS........................................................................................................1%!OTHER E,PEDIENT )EAPONS......................................................................................11LASHIN" AND CORDA"E..............................................................................................1&RUC$SAC$ CONSTRUCTION.........................................................................................1%CLOTHIN" AND INSULATION........................................................................................1COO$IN" AND EATIN" UTENSILS.................................................................................16CHAPTER 1& - DESERT SURVIVAL....................................................................................1! TERRAIN.......................................................................................................................1!ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS..........................................................................................1#NEED FOR )ATER........................................................................................................16&HEAT CASUALTIES........................................................................................................16PRECAUTIONS..............................................................................................................16DESERT HA+ARDS........................................................................................................166CHAPTER 1% - TROPICAL SURVIVAL.................................................................................167 TROPICAL )EATHER....................................................................................................167 (UN"LE TYPES..............................................................................................................16! TRAVEL THROU"H (UN"LE AREAS...............................................................................171IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATIONS.....................................................................................172)ATER PROCUREMENT................................................................................................172FOOD............................................................................................................................17&POISONOUS PLANTS.....................................................................................................17CHAPTER 1 - COLD )EATHER SURVIVAL.......................................................................176COLD RE"IONS AND LOCATIONS.................................................................................176)INDCHILL...................................................................................................................177BASIC PRINCIPLES OF COLD)EATHER SURVIVAL....................................................................................................17!HY"IENE.......................................................................................................................17#MEDICAL ASPECTS.......................................................................................................17#COLD IN(URIES.............................................................................................................1!*SHELTERS.....................................................................................................................1!&FIRE..............................................................................................................................1!7)ATER.........................................................................................................................1!#FOOD............................................................................................................................1#* TRAVEL........................................................................................................................1#2)EATHER SI"NS..........................................................................................................1#&CHAPTER 16 - SEA SURVIVAL..........................................................................................1# THE OPEN SEA..............................................................................................................1#SEASHORES..................................................................................................................22*CHAPTER 17 - E,PEDIENT )ATER CROSSIN"S...............................................................22&
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