Survival, Evasion, And Escape

Title:                      Survival, Evasion, And Escape

Author:                  U. S. Department of the Army

U. S. Department of the Army (1969, 1990). Survival, Evasion, And Escape. Available from El Dorado, AR: Desert Publications

LCCN:    91188347

U225 .S86 1990



  • Originally published: Washington, D.C. : U.S. G.P.O., 1969. (Field manual / Department of the Army ; no. 21-76)

Date Posted:      July 11, 2016

Reviewed by Paul W. Blackstock and Frank L. Schaf[1]

This is the army’s training manual on the techniques and concepts of evasion and escape. An examination of servicemen isolated during World War Il and the Korean and Vietnam Wars has shown that survival is an essential element of evasion and escape. Thus this manual included chapters on survival in cold and tropical areas as well as survival at sea and in internment and prisoner-of-war camps. Chapters on interrogation and indoctrination techniques used by potential enemies are also included,

[1] Blackstock, Paul W. (1978) and Frank L. Schaf, Jr. Intelligence, Espionage, Counterespionage, And Covert Operations: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale Research Co., p. 132

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