Accession Number:

AD0636962

Title:

SURVIVAL MANUAL FOR THAILAND AND ADJACENT AREAS.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MILITARY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BANGKOK (THAILAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

142.0

Abstract:

This survival manual is intended for the use of Royal Thai Armed forces, and is published in Thai throughout, without English translation. The text and the 58 illustrations are based on material in standard U. S. and U.K. military manuals on survival. The text is divided into 12 chapters, each of which contains a discussion of one basic aspect of survival, such as first aid, namigation, or cooking. A separate, 250-page Annex to this manual has been published by the Military Research and Development Center, Bangkok. The Annex describes a number of common Edible and Poisonous Plants and Animals of Thailand and adjacent areas. The Annex is in English. There is a Thai translation of the Abstract, Table of Contents and Introduction, and the captions to the 72 illustrations are in English and Thai. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE