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Author Raatma, Lucia.

Title The science of soldiers / by Lucia Raatma.

Imprint North Mankato, MN : Compass Point Books/Capstone, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Non-Fiction  355.4 RAATMA    ---  Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm.
Note Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Science and soldiers - How soldiers train - What soldiers eat - What soldiers wear and carry - How wounded soldiers recover - How soldiers use technology.
Summary This book describes the science concepts behind military tactics, such as physiology of aerobic fitness, SERE (survival, evasion, resistance, and escape) training, Comprehensive Soldier Fitness, and Kevlar protection.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
990 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades RL 7.0 1.0 quiz: 148868
Subject Soldiers -- United States.
Military art and science -- United States.
United States -- Armed forces -- Equipment and supplies.
ISBN 9780756544607 (lib.)
9780756545260 (pbk.)

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