The Coast Guardsman's Manual, 10th Edition

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9781591142188: The Coast Guardsman's Manual, 10th Edition
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Regardless of rank or time in service, all Coast Guard personnel find this manual to be essential to their professional development. Its value as a ready source of guidance is attested to by generations of men and women who have made it a part of their personal libraries since 1952, when the first edition was published. Today, it remains the basic training manual for entry-level personnel at enlisted and officer training schools.

This tenth edition is designed to bring the reader into the twenty-first century of training and operations. New materials and photographs fully describe the modern Coast Guard and its equipment. Updated information is offered on Coast Guard missions, organization, history, maritime law enforcement, intelligence, among other subjects. Continued emphasis is placed on safety of life, protection of national assets, and defending the homeland.

This book is ideal for anyone serving in the U.S. Coast Guard.

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Regardless of rank or time in service, all Coast Guard personnel find this manual an essential part of their professional development. First published in 1952, it remains the basic training manual for both enlisted personnel and officers alike.

This tenth edition is designed to bring the reader into the twenty-first century of training and operations. New materials and photographs fully describe the modern Coast Guard and its platforms. Updated information is offered on Coast Guard missions, organization, and history, among other subjects. Continued emphasis is placed on safety of life, protection of national assets, and defending the homeland. From surviving basic training to facts about the Coast Guard's fleet of cutters and aircraft, this manual is an indispensible guide to the world's best Coast Guard.

About the Author:

Jim Dolbow is a veteran congressional defense staffer and Coast Guard Reserve officer. A 2002 graduate of the U.S. Naval War College, Dolbow served on the Editorial Board of the U.S. Naval Institute from 2005-2010. He lives in Arlington, VA and is a native of Penns Grove, NJ.

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Published by Naval Institute Press (2012)
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