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Survival Wisdom & Know-How

Survival Wisdom & Know-How

Everything You Need to Know to Subsist in the Wilderness

Stackpole Books (Editor)

  • Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Released: Apr 6, 2017
  • ISBN-13: 9780316276955


Survival Wisdom and Know-How is a practical guide, jam-packed with information on every aspect of outdoor life and adventure, from orienteering to campfire cooking to ice climbing and beyond. Culled from dozens of respected books from Stackpole, the industry's leader in outdoor adventure, this massive collection of wilderness know-how leaves absolutely nothing to chance when it comes to surviving and thriving in the wilderness-and appreciating every minute of it.

This new edition includes all the must-have information from the original edition including topics like Building Outdoor Shelter, Tracking Animals, Winter Camping, Tying Knots, Orienteering, Reading the Weather, Identifying Edible Plants and Berries, Surviving in the Desert, Bird Watching, Fishing and Ice Fishing, Hunting and Trapping, Canoeing, Kayaking, and White Water Rafting, First Aid, Wild Animals, Cookery, and much more. The book includes useful illustrations and photos throughout make it easy use as well as contributions by the experts at the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) as well as the editors of Stackpole's Discover Nature series.

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