Synopses & Reviews
The SAS Fighting Techniques Handbook, New and Revised brings an insiders eye to the most secretive and demanding military techniques used by the SAS (Special Air ServiceEnglands 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.Learn:Survival, evasion, resistance, and escape techniquesHow to use the sun's shadow to determine time and locationHow to board an aircraft at 130mphPersonal camouflageHow to read footprints in the fieldReconnaissance techniques for all environments - beach, woods, jungleEssentials for an SAS survival packHow to find food and adequate shelter in hostile environmentsHow to enter a submerged submarineHow to avoid being trackedHow to get your bearings without a compassAnd much, much more!
The SAS Fighting Techniques Handbook brings an insider's eye to the most secretive and demanding military techniques used by the Special Air Service.
About the Author
served in the British army and has written two other books, along with contributing to numerous professional journals, newspapers, and magazines.