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U.S Army Field Manual 3-05.70 Survival Download (Tokyo)

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I'm sending you a link to the U.S. Army Field Manual (table of contents below as well) and recommending that each of you download a copy, print it out, start reading through it. Also pls. share this link with your friends and family.

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Here is a list of table of contents:

COVER
PREFACE

Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION

Survival Actions
Pattern for Survival

Chapter 2 PSYCHOLOGY OF SURVIVAL

A Look at Stress
Natural Reactions
Preparing Yourself

Chapter 3 SURVIVAL PLANNING AND SURVIVAL KITS

Importance of Planning
Survival Kits

Chapter 4 BASIC SURVIVAL MEDICINE

Requirements for Maintenance of Health
Medical Emergencies
Lifesaving Steps
Bone and Joint Injury
Bites and Stings
Wounds
Environmental Injuries
Herbal Medicines

Chapter 5 SHELTERS

Primary Shelter—Uniform
Shelter Site Selection
Types of Shelters

Chapter 6 WATER PROCUREMENT

Water Sources
Still Construction
Water Purification
Water Filtration Devices

Chapter 7 FIRECRAFT

Basic Fire Principles
Site Selection and Preparation
Fire Material Selection
How to Build a Fire
How to Light a Fire

Chapter 8 FOOD PROCUREMENT

Animals for Food
Traps and Snares
Killing Devices
Fishing Devices
Cooking and Storage of Fish and Game

Chapter 9 SURVIVAL USE OF PLANTS

Edibility of Plants
Plants for Medicine
Miscellaneous Uses of Plants

Chapter 10 POISONOUS PLANTS

How Plants Poison
All About Plants
Rules for Avoiding Poisonous Plants
Contact Dermatitis
Ingestion Poisoning

Chapter 11 DANGEROUS ANIMALS

Insects and Arachnids
Leeches
Bats
Venomous Snakes
Snake-Free Areas
Dangerous Lizards
Dangers in Rivers
Dangers in Bays and Estuaries
Saltwater Dangers
Other Dangerous Sea Creatures

Chapter 12 FIELD-EXPEDIENT WEAPONS, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT

Staffs
Clubs
Edged Weapons
Other Expedient Weapons
Cordage and Lashing
Rucksack Construction
Clothing and Insulation
Cooking and Eating Utensils

Chapter 13 DESERT SURVIVAL

Terrain
Environmental Factors
Need for Water
Heat Casualties
Precautions
Desert Hazards

Chapter 14 TROPICAL SURVIVAL

Tropical Weather
Jungle Types
Travel Through Jungle Areas
Immediate Considerations
Water Procurement
Food
Poisonous Plants

Chapter 15 COLD WEATHER SURVIVAL

Cold Regions and Locations
Windchill
Basic Principles of Cold Weather Survival
Hygiene
Medical Aspects
Cold Injuries
Shelters
Fire
Water
Food
Travel
Weather Signs

Chapter 16 SEA SURVIVAL

The Open Sea
Seashores

Chapter 17 EXPEDIENT WATER CROSSINGS

Rivers and Streams
Rapids
Rafts
Flotation Devices
Other Water Obstacles
Vegetation Obstacles

Chapter 18 FIELD-EXPEDIENT DIRECTION FINDING

Using the Sun and Shadows
Using the Moon
Using the Stars
Making Improvised Compasses
Other Means of Determining Direction

Chapter 19 SIGNALING TECHNIQUES

Application
Means for Signaling
Codes and Signals
Aircraft Vectoring Procedures

Chapter 20 SURVIVAL MOVEMENT IN HOSTILE AREAS

Phases of Planning
Execution
Return to Friendly Control

Chapter 21 CAMOUFLAGE

Personal Camouflage
Methods of Stalking

Chapter 22 CONTACT WITH PEOPLE

Contact With Local People
Survival Behavior
Changes to Political Allegiance

Chapter 23 SURVIVAL IN MAN-MADE HAZARDS

The Nuclear Environment
Biological Environments
Chemical Environments

Appendix A

SURVIVAL KITS

Appendix B

EDIBLE AND MEDICINAL PLANTS

Appendix C

POISONOUS PLANTS

Appendix D

DANGEROUS INSECTS AND ARACHNIDS

Appendix E

VENOMOUS SNAKES AND LIZARDS

Appendix F

DANGEROUS FISH AND MOLLUSKS

Appendix G

ROPES AND KNOTS

Appendix H

CLOUDS: FORETELLERS OF WEATHER

Appendix I

EVASION PLAN OF ACTION FORMAT

GLOSSARY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
AUTHENTICATION

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