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Special Forces Survival Guide: Wilderness Survival Skills from the World's Most Elite Military Units

3.67  ·  Rating Details  ·  52 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
SURVIVE HARSH TERRAIN, EXTREME CONDITIONS AND LIFE-THREATENING SITUATIONS

Packed with tips, tricks, and clear instructions, Special Forces Survival Guide presents the vital techniques used by the world's best trained soldiers to stay alive in the wild, including how to:



•Find Food and Water
•Build Shelter
•Start a Fire
•Craft Tools and Weapons
•Navigate without a Compass
•Signal
...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published November 1st 2008 by Ulysses Press
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Cameron Williams
Feb 28, 2016 Cameron Williams rated it it was amazing
My book is Special Forces Survival Guide: Wilderness Survival Skills from the World's Most Elite Military Units by Chris McNab. I think the Authors purpose of writing this book was to inform the readers on how Special Forces were taught, and are still taught how to survive in many different wilderness situations. The book contains many different types of survival techniques. The subjects vary from finding food, making a shelter, making a fire, leaving signs of life, and also how to find help. T ...more
Fredrick Danysh
Mar 14, 2016 Fredrick Danysh rated it liked it
Shelves: survival-skills
This a useful guide of basic survival tips and skills gleamed from all branches of the US military. It would be useful to any outdoorsman.
Mike
Oct 17, 2009 Mike rated it it was amazing
It does a cursory glance at every conceivable situation you could find yourself in. You definitely have to realize what it is (a cursory glance teaching you how to think, not what to actually do) to fully appreciate it.
Agent
Jan 08, 2014 Agent rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: nonfiction, how-to, 2014
it had good basic information but if you want a "special forces" level of survival the pentagon publishes many of its manuals and they can be found on amazon
Marty
Mar 02, 2012 Marty rated it did not like it
The book is a cheap rip-off of the U.S. Army's FM on Survival. It's a good thing for Chris McNab that you can't by charged for plagerizing government work.
Jen
Apr 22, 2013 Jen rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great information and helpful diagrams. This book will definitely be in my pack for any adventures I go on.
Kast
Mar 18, 2011 Kast rated it really liked it
very practical book that you must brings when going outdoor.
Kate
Feb 10, 2009 Kate rated it liked it
Shelves: gimme
Simple. Practical. Now I can dig myself a shelter in the desert.
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