Wilderness Survival Handbook

Wilderness Survival Handbook

Primitive Skills for Short-term Survival and Long-term Comfort

Book - 2010
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An essential guide to everything you need to stay sheltered, fed, healthy, and safe in the backcountry

Organized around the six essentials of survival (shelter,water, food, fire, comfort and health, and navigation), Wilderness Survival Handbook covers 100 skills and techniques, including preserving fire, building pit shelters, toolmaking, stoneboiling cookery, and trapping and hunting animals with handmade tools and weapons. By mastering these skills, you will be able to survive with few tools or provisions in any wilderness setting--forest, plain, desert, ortundra--in nearly any part of the world.

Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, [2010]
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9780071484671
Branch Call Number: 613.69 PEW
Characteristics: xvii, 266 pages :,illustrations ;,23 cm


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Jeffrey12164 Dec 28, 2014

Bargain Books

7Liberty7 Aug 12, 2014

Gives you the basics of survival and a little bit more.

Aug 06, 2010

Very informative if one spends any time in the wilderness.

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