The United States Armed Forces Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Survival Manual

The United States Armed Forces Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Survival Manual

Everything You Need to Know to Protect Yourself and your Family From the Growing Terrorist Threat

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
Modeled on the survival manual of the United States armed forces, presents survival guidelines for families in the event of a terrorist or nuclear attack, including how to prepare for one and what to do in case of one.

Perseus Publishing
Military experts teach you how to survive an attack on American soil, from North Korean missiles to weaponized smallpox

North Korean nukes. Dirty bombs in train stations. Chemical warfare. Americans have more reasons than ever to be afraid. If a nuclear missile strikes, will you know what to do? If a nerve agent is released in your subway system or office building, will you be safe? The U.S. Armed Forces Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Survival Manual gives you the information you need to survive a terrorist attack. It contains the best practices of all the United States' military services, adapted for the first time for civilian use. With this manual, you will be able to take action to protect your family and loved ones, whether you are just beginning to think about the possibility of attack, or are well along the path of equipping yourself against a nuclear, biological, or chemical strike.

Experts agree that it's only a matter of time before a rogue terrorist or an enemy nation breaks through our defenses. This handbook is the single most effective tool you can own to protect yourself and your family against the danger looming over our homeland.

This manual will show you how to:
  • Protect yourself during a chemical or biological attack
  • Recognize the indicators of nuclear, chemical and biological attack
  • Develop a simple and effective family action plan
  • Guard against the radiological effects of a dirty bomb
  • Assist victims of nuclear, chemical, or biological agents
  • Assemble and store the everyday materials that could save your life

An essential guide to the best and most practical survival information available from the American Armed Forces, edited for civilian use by the same packager who brought usThe U.S. Armed Forces Survival Manual that sold over 600,000 copies in the 1980s.


Publisher: New York : BasicBooks, 2003.
ISBN: 9780465007974
046500797X
Characteristics: xiv, 242 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Couch, Dick 1943-

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