is a Chinese Army: Special Ops Training Manual skill book in .
Reading this manual permanently increases your
Sneak skill by 1 (2 with Comprehension).
Closest map marker Location description
Bethesda ruins In Bethesda Offices East, on a desk with a typewriter and 2 missiles
Broadcast tower KT8 In the Signal Sierra Romeo drainage ditch room
Cliffside cavern In the raider outpost on top of a small bookshelf in the northwestern chamber. Beware the raider with the missile launcher; he can knock the book a fair distance and there are many places for it to get lost.
Corvega factory In a truck to the south, in a Very Hard footlocker (Same truck also has a U.S. Army: 30 Handy Flamethrower Recipes). Use the Driver's key, found under an overturned wood crate near a skeleton just up the hill from the factory, to unlock the footlocker.
Fairfax ruins In the Fairfax Metro station, bottom level, laying on a slab of concrete on the rubble below the mezzanine next to the east escalator
Flooded metro Outside the southern map marker (West of Arlington Library), inside a Pulowski Preservation shelter
Fort Constantine CO Quarters, on the basement floor, to the right of the safe
Georgetown/The Mall Metro Leaning on a cash register inside a ticket booth
Irradiated metro On the second level from the top, on top of a computer adjacent to a pit with irradiated water at the bottom
L.O.B. Enterprises In L.O.B. Enterprises Archives, on a desk with a computer
Mall Southwest In the Mirelurk nesting hole, in a cave northwest of and above the main chamber at the south
Mama Dolce's At the Loading Yard, on the floor next to a Chinese remnant soldier who is stationed as a sniper on the eastern upper level
Megaton One can be found on a shelf in a ruined house at the top of the hill between Megaton and the Super-Duper Mart. The house is next to a ruined silo.
Museum of History Offices: right of Lincoln's repeater, on a desk
Museum station In the ladies bathroom near the Museum of History metro entrance
Nuka-Cola plant Main entrance, look for a hole in the ceiling with a filing cabinet over it; it's in there.
Penn. Ave Northwest Inside the local map marker Hotel, the Brotherhood of Steel compound on Pennsylvania Avenue. Must be stolen unless you have , in which case the Hotel's loot is no longer "owned." Broken Steel
Reclining Groves Resort Homes In a scavenger's very hard footlocker on the top floor of a ruined barn east of Reclining Groves Resort Homes. Must be stolen. Use the Scavenger's key, underneath the ruined bus, to unlock it.
Red Racer factory Outside, to the north-northeast, at the scavenger's bridge. It is on a shelf together with Duck and Cover! and Grognak the Barbarian. Must be stolen.
Regulator HQ In the Chinese Army mobile command HQ on the elevated highway just east of Regulator HQ (NNE of Wheaton Armory)
SatCom Array NW-05a Near a terminal towards the left upon entering at the ground level
Springvale school At the end of the ant tunnel, under a corpse
Statesman Hotel mid level, on a shelf in a Janitor's room in the an east-west running hallway before the stairs leading to the Statesman Hotel Restaurant door
Taft Tunnels Near the overflow terminal, in the room where Enclave soldiers shoot from above, behind a screen
The Capitol building In Hall of Columns, behind a Hard locked door
It is not known for sure how the player character is able to comprehend the contents of this book, as it is written in Chinese.
The Chinese text on the book itself translates to "Chinese Army: training manual" (with no mention of "special ops").
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