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100 Deadly Skills: The SEAL Operative's Guide to Eluding Pursuers...
by Clint Emerson

Language

English

Pages

272

Publication Date

October 13, 2015

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A hands-on, practical survival guide from retired Navy SEAL Clint Emerson—adapted for civilians from actual special forces operations—to eluding pursuers, evading capture, and surviving any dangerous situation.<br /><br />In today’s increasingly dangerous world, threats to your personal safety are everywhere. From acts of terror to mass shootings, and from the unseen (and sometimes virtual) matrix of everyday crime, danger is no longer confined to dark alleys or unstable regions. Potentially life-threatening circumstances can arise anywhere, anytime, and Clint Emerson—former Navy SEAL—wants you to be prepared.<br /> <br /><i>100 Deadly Skills </i>contains proven self-defense skills, evasion tactics, and immobilizing maneuvers—modified from the world of black ops—to help you take action in numerous “worst case” scenarios from escaping a locked trunk, to making an improvised Taser, to tricking facial recognition software. With easy-to-understand instructions and illustrations, Emerson outlines in detail many life-saving strategies and teaches you how to think and act like a member of the special forces.<br /> <br />This complete course in survival teaches you how to prevent tracking, evade a kidnapping, elude an active shooter, rappel down the side of a building, immobilize a bad guy, protect yourself against cyber-criminals, and much more—all using low-tech to “no-tech” methods. Clear, detailed, and presented in an easy-to-understand and execute format, <i>100 Deadly Skills</i> is an invaluable resource. Because let’s face it, when danger is imminent, you don’t have time for complicated instructions.
Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why
by Laurence Gonzales

Language

English

Pages

327

Publication Date

January 10, 2017

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<p><strong>"Unique among survival books…stunning…enthralling. <em>Deep Survival</em> makes compelling, and chilling, reading." —<em>Denver Post</em></strong></p><br /><p>Laurence Gonzales’s bestselling <em>Deep Survival</em> has helped save lives from the deepest wildernesses, just as it has improved readers’ everyday lives. Its mix of adventure narrative, survival science, and practical advice has inspired everyone from business leaders to military officers, educators, and psychiatric professionals on how to take control of stress, learn to assess risk, and make better decisions under pressure.</p>
Dangerous Personalities: An FBI Profiler Shows You How to Identif...
by , Toni Sciarra Poynter

Language

English

Pages

258

Publication Date

October 07, 2014

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<b>What makes a narcissist go from self-involved to terrifying? In this national bestseller, Joe Navarro, a leading FBI profiler, unlocks the secrets to the personality disorders that put us all at risk. </b><br /><br /><i>“I should have known.”</i><br /><i>“How could we have missed the warning signs?”</i><br /><i>”I always thought there was something off about him.”</i><br /><br />When we wake up to new tragedies in the news every day—shootings, rampages, acts of domestic terrorism—we often blame ourselves for missing the mania lurking inside unsuspecting individuals. But how could we have known that the charismatic leader had the characteristics of a tyrant? And how can ordinary people identify threats from those who are poised to devastate their lives on a daily basis—the crazy coworkers, out-of-control family members, or relentless neighbors?<br /><br />In <i>Dangerous Personalities</i>, former FBI profiler Joe Navarro has the answers. He shows us how to identify the four most common "dangerous personalities"—the Narcissist, the Predator, the Paranoid, and the Unstable Personality— and how to analyze the potential threat level. Along the way, he provides essential tips and tricks to protect ourselves both immediately and in the long-term, as well as how to heal the trauma of being exposed to the destructive egos in our world.
When Violence Is the Answer: Learning How to Do What It Takes Whe...
by Tim Larkin

Language

English

Pages

279

Publication Date

September 05, 2017

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<b><i>In a civilized society, violence is rarely the answer. But when it is-it's the <u>only</u> answer. </i></b><br /><br />The sound of breaking glass downstairs in the middle of the night. <br /><br />The words, "Move and you die." <br /><br />The hands on your child, or the knife to your throat. <br /><br />In this essential book, self-protection expert and former military intelligence officer Tim Larkin changes the way we think about violence in order to save our lives. By deconstructing our assumptions about violence-its morality, its function in modern society, how it <i>actually </i>works-Larkin unlocks the shackles of our own taboos and arms us with what we need to know to prevent, prepare for, and survive the unthinkable event of life-or-death violence. Through a series of harrowing true-life stories, Larkin demonstrates that violence is a tool equally effective in the hands of the "bad guy" or the "good guy"; that the person who acts first, fastest and with the full force of their body is the one who survives; and that each and every one of us is capable of being that person when our lives are at stake. <br /><br />An indispensable resource, <i>When Violence is the Answer</i> will remain with you long after you've finished reading, as the bedrock of your self-protection skills and knowledge. <br /><br />
Warnings Unheeded: Twin Tragedies at Fairchild Air Force Base
by Andy Brown

Language

English

Pages

380

Publication Date

November 25, 2016

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<b>A deadly shooting spree and a military aviation disaster—a compelling true story of mental illness, mass murder, heroes and humanity.</b><br /><br /><i>"A highly readable book ... from a unique source. Recommended for a wide audience."</i><b> —Best-selling true-crime author, Ron Franscell</b><br /><br /> On 20 June 1994, a disturbed former airman shot his mental-health doctors before opening fire on the patrons and staff of an Air Force hospital. Four days later, a B-52 bomber crashed while performing air-show maneuvers, killing her crew and a pilot who was known for his reckless flying. The shooting spree and the plane crash occurred suddenly... but not without warning.<br /><br />This suspenseful narrative-nonfiction book is the work of former Air Force criminal investigator, Andy Brown. Drawing from years of research and interviews with the people who witnessed the tragedies unfold, Brown tells their story with cinematic clarity and detail. A cautionary tale that reveals the warning signs of impending violence and the missed opportunities to avert disaster. A story of ordinary men and women who were thrust into the role of life-saving first responders, victims who fought to survive, and survivors who fought for answers, accountability and change. In a parallel story line, Brown, the military policeman who ended the gunman's killing spree, reveals how he had prepared for the lethal-force encounter, describes his experience with the deadly gunfight and offers a candid insight into the hidden cost of becoming a "hero."<br /><br /><b>If you appreciate well-told stories of humanity and heroism, pick up this page-turning true story of mental illness, mass murder, and aviation disaster.</b><br /><br />Read <i>Warnings Unheeded</i> now in paperback, hardcover, audiobook and ebook.<br /><br />***Contains more than 70 non-graphic photographs and images***<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />What people are saying about <i>Warnings Unheeded:</i><br /><br /><li> <b>"Best nonfiction read ever."—Amazon Review<br /><br /><li><b>"[Brown's] flow and organization rival that of Oreilly's killing series."—Amazon Review</b><br /><br /><li><b>"I couldn't put it down. Mr. Brown weaves together a series of compelling chronologies ... as riveting and dramatic as ... Tom Clancy."—Amazon Review</b><br /><br /><li><b>"An absolute tour de force of non-fiction storytelling. This is easily one of the best non-fiction books I've ever read."—Amazon Review<br /><br /><li><b>"Best book I've read in some time. Without lurid details or overwrought prose, Andy Brown helps us understand what Fairchild AFB had to endure in those tragic days of June in 1994. With a clear and concise voice, he illustrates the events leading up to the twin tragedies with a thoroughness and professionalism I suspect he brings to every task he takes on. But this is no dry recounting of facts, and Brown's compassion for the victims is as clear as his prose. This book kept me up far later than I intended every night while reading it, and it will stay with me for the rest of my life. We are very fortunate that the man who stopped the shooter has written this book for us - doubly so that he has proven to be a talented writer. I highly recommend this book."—Amazon Review
Spy Secrets That Can Save Your Life: A Former CIA Officer Reveals...
by Jason Hanson

Language

English

Pages

264

Publication Date

September 22, 2015

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<b><b>The <i>New York Times</i> bestseller that reveals the safety, security, and survival techniques that 99% of Americans don’t know—but should</b><br /></b><br />When Jason Hanson joined the CIA in 2003, he never imagined that the same tactics he used as a CIA officer for counter intelligence, surveillance, and protecting agency personnel would prove to be essential in every day civilian life.<br /><br /> In addition to escaping handcuffs, picking locks, and spotting when someone is telling a lie, he can improvise a self-defense weapon, pack a perfect emergency kit, and disappear off the grid if necessary. He has also honed his “positive awareness”—a heightened sense of his surroundings that allows him to spot suspicious and potentially dangerous behavior—on the street, in a taxi, at the airport, when dining out, or in any other situation.<br /><br /> In his engaging and empowering book <b>Spy Secrets That Can Save Your Life</b>, Jason shares this know-how with readers, revealing how to:<br /><br /> <br />   •  prevent home invasions, carjackings, muggings, and other violent crimes <br />   •  run counter-surveillance and avoid becoming a soft target <br />   •  recognize common scams at home and abroad <br />   •  become a human lie detector in any setting, including business negotiations <br />   •  gain peace of mind by being prepared for anything instead of uninformed or afraid <br /><br /> With the skill of a trained operative and the relatability of a suburban dad, Jason Hanson brings his top-level training to everyday Americans in this must-have guide to staying safe in an increasingly dangerous world.
Survive Like a Spy: Real CIA Operatives Reveal How They Stay Safe...
by Jason Hanson

Language

English

Pages

255

Publication Date

March 06, 2018

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<b>Follow-up to the New York Times bestseller <i>Spy Secrets That Can Save Your Life</i>--revealing high-stakes techniques and survival secrets from real intelligence officers in life-or-death situations around the world</b><br /><br />Everyone loves a good spy story, but most of the ones we hear are fictional. That's because the most dangerous and important spycraft is done in secret, often hidden in plain sight.<br /><br /> In this powerful new book, bestselling author and former CIA officer Jason Hanson takes the reader deep inside the world of espionage, revealing true stories and expert tactics from real agents engaged in life-threatening missions around the world.<br /><br /> With breathtaking accounts of spy missions in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and elsewhere, the book reveals how to:<br /><br /> * Achieve mental sharpness to be ready for anything<br /> * Escape if taken hostage<br /> * Set up a perfect safe site<br /> * Assume a fake identity <br /> * Master the "Weapons of Mass Influence" to recruit others, build rapport, and make allies when you need them most<br /><br /> With real-life spy drama that reads like a novel paired with expert practical techniques, <i>Survive Like a Spy</i> will keep you on the edge of your seat – and help you stay safe when you need it most.
Building Safety Commitment
by Daniel J. Moran

Language

English

Pages

208

Publication Date

May 28, 2013

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Building Safety Commitment takes you through a set of skills-building experiences aimed to improve your dedication to safety at work. This book helps you increase your motivation toward safety, improve your “situational awareness” so you are better at detecting hazards and handling distractions, and gives you tools for dealing with obstacles that impede safe action. <br />Building Safety Commitment is based on over 20 years of scientific evidence, and you can integrate the applications from this book into the safety processes you already have in place with your organization.
SAS Survival Handbook, Third Edition: The Ultimate Guide to Survi...
by John 'Lofty' Wiseman

Language

English

Pages

579

Publication Date

November 11, 2014

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<p><strong>The ultimate guide to surviving anywhere, now updated with more than 100 pages of additional material, including a new chapter on urban survival </strong></p><p><strong>"A classic. ... Addresses every conceivable disaster scenario. Don’t leave home without it” <em>—</em><em>Outside</em></strong></p><p>Revised to reflect the latest in survival knowledge and technology, and covering new topics such as urban survival and terrorism, the multimillion-copy worldwide bestseller <em>SAS Survival Handbook</em> by John "Lofty" Wiseman is the definitive resource for all campers, hikers, and outdoor adventurers. From basic campcraft and navigation to fear management and strategies for coping with any type of disaster, this complete course includes:</p><p>Being prepared: Understanding basic survival skills, like reading the weather, and preparation essentials, such as a pocket survival kit.</p><p>Making camp: Finding the best location, constructing the appropriate shelter, organizing camp, staying warm, and creating tools.</p><p>Food: What to eat, what to avoid, where to find it, and how to prepare it.</p><p>First aid: A comprehensive course in emergency/wilderness medicine, including how to maximize survival in any climate or when injured.</p><p>Disaster survival: How to react in the face of natural disasters and hostile situations—and how to survive if all services and supplies are cut off.</p><p>Self-defense: Arming yourself with basic hand-to-hand combat techniques.</p><p>Security: Protecting your family and property from intrusion, break-ins, and theft.</p><p>Climate & terrain: Overcoming any location, from the tropics to the poles, from the desert to the mountains and sea.</p>
Survival Medicine & First Aid: The Leading Prepper's Guide to Sur...
by Beau Griffin

Language

English

Pages

120

Publication Date

October 06, 2016

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<u>February 2017 Edition</u> (layout issues fixed)<br /><h1>★ ★ ★ FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY ★ ★ ★<br />Buy the Paperback and Get the eBook for FREE!<br /></h1><hr><h1><b>Survival Medicine that Works</b></h1><p><b>In a Post-Disaster World, You Can Be Worth Your Weight in Gold as the Only Survivor with Medical Knowledge</b></p><p></p><p>After a disaster, there’s a single, vital skill that very few survivors will have. Fighters and builders are important, but there is no survivor so valuable and sought after as the one who can help out when illness or injury strikes.</p><p>As any good prepper knows, thinking ahead and planning ahead will enable you to live a good and healthy life completely off the grid. The ability to care for the sick and injured? That’s one of the most important preparations you can make.</p><h2>I’ve Spent My Life Honing My Own Skills as a Survivalist, and Now I’m Here to Show YOU How You Can KEEP YOUR LOVED ONES HEALTHY AND ALIVE</h2><p>Hi, I’m Beau Griffin. I’m an expert survivalist and I’ve had a lot of practice at living off the beaten path, making my way with nothing but a set of basic tools and my own experience to sustain me. I’ve tested out the territory and learned by doing and now I am here to put that knowledge to good use: teaching you how to be the emergency responder that you and your loved ones will NEED after a disaster.</p><h2>Give Me ONE DAY and I’ll DOUBLE Your Chances of Survival</h2><p>Give me a week and you’ll have a broad knowledge and understanding of the emergencies you are likely to encounter in a post-disaster world.</p><p>In this book, we’ll cover:</p><p>·         The golden rules of a first response to make sure your patient survives</p><p>·         The key items you’ll want to include in your disaster first aid kit</p><p>·         How to diagnose common maladies and injuries – and how to help</p><p>·         And much, MUCH more.</p><h2>If You Don't Read This Guide, You Risk LOSING LIVES TO ACCIDENT AND INJURY in a Post-disaster World</h2><p>The medical techniques in this guide have been proven to work – thousands of times over! I’m going to show you how you can be prepared for the inevitable illness and accidents that will occur after a disaster.</p><p>All it takes is time, attention and practice to transform the knowledge within these pages into a basic knowledge of first aid and diagnosis that will save more lives than you might think once medical assistance is no longer available.</p><h2>See the Difference in One Week... or Your Money Back!</h2><p>If you follow the chapters in this guide and feel no more equipped to respond to a post-disaster incident, simply click one button within 7 days and Amazon will return 100% of your money. That’s how sure I am that I have the answer to your problem – I CAN help you save lives once the grid goes down.</p><p>Just scroll up and <b>click the BUY NOW button</b> to start preparing your post-disaster medical skills, today!</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>

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