• ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 00
  • Format: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 2013-03-17
  • Publisher: FRWHEEL

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $14.95 Save up to $1.49
  • Rent Book $13.46
    Add to Cart Free Shipping


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


Imagineworking all day in 100-degree plus temperatures under constant life-threateningcircumstances, sometimes relying only on the negligible amount of hydrationfrom a cactus you've dug up. This is the life of a U.S. Army soldier in placeslike Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere, which is why the U.S. Army Desert Operations Handbook is a vital reference forsurvival in one of the harshest environments in the world. This official guidecovers how to plan and conduct operations, how the environment affectspersonnel and equipment, and most importantly, how to survive and receivesupplies in the desert. Theobvious problems with extreme temperatures are water location and mobility.However, from handling and caring for firearms to operating and fueling a tank,the entire game changes in the dry, sandy desert conditions. The skills in thisguide are taken from lessons learned in real combat situations. Success indesert operations requires the ability to adapt with constant terrain andtemperature changes, which are often drastic within the same twenty-four-hourperiod. All the while, the soldier must be able to move within a unit withoutbeing visible to unfriendly groups. This combat-tested manual is sure to armanyone with the skills necessary to survive in the desert.

Rewards Program

Write a Review