Watermanship Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Watermanship
  • Series Title War Department field manual
  • Series Title Basic field manual

Creator

  • Author: United States. War Department.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: United States Government Printing Office
    Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1944-04-25

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: "The purpose of this manual is three-fold: a. To give you those basic principles of watermanship that will enable you to meet with confidence any emergency that may arise. b. To teach you certain fundamental practices used during small landing-craft operations. c. To show you how to swim small lakes or rivers under combat conditions."
  • Physical Description: 151 p: ill; 18 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Survival -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Drowning -- Prevention -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Survival swimming -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Survival -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Lifesaving -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Lifesaving -- Equipment and supplies.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Dangerous marine animals.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Lifeboats.
  • Keyword: water safety
  • Keyword: swimming
  • Keyword: military watermanship

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Collection

  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII
  • Name: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
    Code: ATOZ

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • SuDoc Number: W 1.33:21-22
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2437479
  • Report No.: FM 21-22
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc96650

Note

  • Display Note: Includes index.