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How to avoid being killed in a war zone / Rosie Garthwaite.

Garthwaite, Rosie. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 613.69 GAR 2011 (Text) 39206020491302 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608195855
  • ISBN: 1608195856
  • Physical Description: 304 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: London ; Bloomsbury, 2011.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Planning, preparing and arriving -- Avoiding misunderstandings -- Getting around in a dangerous place -- Coping with gunfire, bombings and missiles -- Keeping safe in a crowd, protest or riot -- First aid and emergency medicine -- Feeding yourself under fire -- Avoiding trouble in sex, love and war -- Surviving extremes -- Staying fit and beating stress -- Surviving with and without weapons -- Surviving landmines, IEDs and chemical perils -- Suriving a kidnapping -- Surviving in potential trouble spots -- Arming yourself against trauma.
Summary, etc.:
"Frostbite, minefields, war, tsunami, flying bullets -- whatever you might face on your travels, this is your essential survival guide. Since her first assignment in war-torn Basra, Rosie Garthwaite has been gathering practical advice on how to get by in war zones and other dangerous destinations from fellow journalists and operators.." --From publisher's description.
Subject: Survival.
Journalists > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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