A shadow of their former selves. I have my grandfathers scouting manual and it’s nothing like todays. I pulled my son out and taught him myself.
Here is a link
to the Project Gutenberg PDF of the 1911. I think you would have to join the military to get something as rigorous today.
posted on 02/08/2013 5:24:25 AM PST
("The more corrupt the state, the more laws." Tacitus, Publius Cornelius)
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