Army Basic Training: Be Smart, Be Ready

by Raquel D. Thiebes



Book Details

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Publication Date : 21/05/2001

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 153
ISBN : 9780738857428

About the Book

This book is an insider’s view of Army Basic Training. If you ever wondered what it was like or are planning on enlisting in today’s Army, this book will take you there. Find out what to expect, how to prepare and see what happens here on a daily basis. Get the “know how” on getting fit and preparing yourself mentally for what’s ahead. Know what to pack and what to leave behind. Discover what REALLY goes on! Get some good advice from some former drill sergeants and follow along as the author humorously takes you through basic training. See exactly what courses and classes are being taught and learn where to find these resources on-line for a “jump start”. Share five days in the life of a private and realize that there’s more to basic training than what’s being taught by the drill sergeants. This book is so full of knowledge, insight and even comments from real soldiers who made it through, you won’t want to go through basic training without it! You can also visit the extensive list of basic training related websites mentioned in the book. This is THE most comprehensive Army basic training book available today and is geared to set you up for success!

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About the Author

The author graduated with honors from Sweet Briar College near Lynchburg, VA. After graduating in 1989, she was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the US Army, Corps of Engineers. She served in various posts throughout Germany during her tour of duty there, mainly as a platoon leader and a construction officer. Her experiences as a basic training company commander in Ft Leonard Wood, MO are the inspiration for this book. She currently resides near Ft Polk, LA with her husband and two children.