100 Deadly Skills

100 Deadly Skills

The SEAL Operative's Guide to Eluding Pursuers, Evading Capture, and Surviving Any Dangerous Situation

Book - 2015
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From far-flung locations to our very own backyards, danger and disaster can strike at any moment, and survival comes down to preparation and knowing your enemy. Adapted by a retired Navy SEAL from the world of special operations, this manual draws on the unique skill set of a clandestine operative to radically improve your chances of coming out on top - whether you're faced with an active shooter or the zombie apocalypse. These one hundred deadly skills, which all rely on low-tech or "no-tech" tools (because complicated instructions are the last thing you need when facing imminent peril), include creating an every day carry kit; evading an ambush; escaping an automobile trunk; defeating handcuffs; making an improvised gas mask; disabling digital tracking devices; tricking facial recognition software; winning a knife fight; and surviving a grenade attack.--COVER.
Publisher: New York :, Touchstone,, [2015]
Edition: First Touchstone trade paperback edition.
ISBN: 9781476796055
147679605X
Branch Call Number: 613.69 Emerson 11/2015
Characteristics: xiii, 256 pages :,illustrations ;,21 cm
Additional Contributors: Slampyak, Ted

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Mar 05, 2016

I enjoyed this book. It is not really going to teach you how to jump from a plane or most of the other skills discussed. But it does give some hints about staying safe and is a fascinating look at the kinds of skills you need to be a covert operative.

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mrussum
Jan 14, 2016

A comic book take on the subjects covered. Not recommended if your goal is to gain skills.

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PatEe
Jan 04, 2016

This book left me feeling paranoid for about a week. Perfect for those of you always looking over your shoulder - or would like to start.

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