Surviving Captivity by Chris McNab
(Extreme Survival in the Military)

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews


Explains why American flyers were particulary liable to be captured during the Vietnam War; describes the Air Force's SERE program for survival, resistance, and escape; and discusses the hardships to which prisoners are subjected.

About Chris McNab

See more books from this Author
Chris McNab is an author and editor. To date he has published over 25 books, including Twentieth Century Small Arms (2001), Gunfighters -The Outlaws and their weapons (2005, contributing editor), The Personal Security Handbook (2003), The Encyclopedia of Combat Techniques (2002) and The Illustrated History of the Vietnam War (2000). He is the co-author of Tools of Violence (2008) and has recently completed Deadly Force (2009), both for Osprey. Chris has also written extensively for major encyclopedia series, including African-American Biographies (2006), USA 1950s (2006) and Reformation, Exploration and Empire (2005), and has contributed to The Times on the war in Iraq.
Published February 3, 2015 by Mason Crest. 80 pages
Genres: History, War, Children's Books, Education & Reference. Non-fiction