Rothco Army Ranger Handbook - 1400. Military issue manual. From 1756 when major Robert Rogers organized the rangers until present day nothing has struck fear into the hearts and minds of the enemy like the realization that U.S. Army Rangers are in the area. Chapters on leadership, missions, movement, patrolling, battle drills, mountaineering. It's all here and much more. 444 pages illustrated. US Army Ranger handbook.