The SAS Fighting Techniques Handbook, New and Revised brings an insider’s eye to the most secretive and demanding military techniques used by the SAS (Special Air ServiceEngland’s equivalent of the United States Special Forces). Written by a former SAS commando, this fully illustrated book reveals the amazing tricks of their trade and includes up-to-date information on the role of technology in terrorism and changes in training in the post 9/11 era. Each technique or skill is an essential part of the SAS Playbook to dealing with dangerous situations and has been previously unavailable to the public.
Survival, evasion, resistance, and escape techniques
How to use the sun's shadow to determine time and location
How to board an aircraft at 130mph
How to read footprints in the field
Reconnaissance techniques for all environments - beach, woods, jungle
Essentials for an SAS survival pack
How to find food and adequate shelter in hostile environments
How to enter a submerged submarine
How to avoid being tracked
How to get your bearings without a compass
And much, much more!
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Edition description:||1ST LYONS|
|Product dimensions:||7.62(w) x 9.46(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Terry White served in the British army and has written two other books, along with contributing to numerous professional journals, newspapers, and magazines.