Practical guide, jam-packed with info on every aspect of outdoor life & adventure. This massive collection of wilderness know-how leaves absolutely nothing to chance when it comes to surviving & thriving in the wilderness. 1000 B&W illus; 10x13 inches; 488 pgs.
Survival Wisdom is a large-scale practical guide, jam-packed with information on every aspect of outdoor life & adventure.
Survival Wisdom & Know-How is the most complete, all-in-one volume on every aspect of outdoor adventure & survival ever, from orienteering to campfire cooking to ice climbing & 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 & thriving in the wilderness?& appreciating every minute of it.
Topics include Building Outdoor Shelter, Tracking Animals, Winter Camping, Tying Knots, Orienteering, Reading the Weather, Identifying Edible Plants & Berries, Surviving in the Desert, Bird Watching, Fishing & Ice Fishing, Hunting & Trapping, Canoeing, Kayaking, & White Water Rafting, First Aid, Wild Animals, Cookery, & much more. Useful illustrations & photos throughout make it easy to browse & use. With contributions by the experts at the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) as well as the editors of Stackpole's Discover Nature series, Survival Wisdom & Know-How is the definitive, must-have reference for the great outdoors.
About the Author:
Stackpole Books is one of the most respected publishers in the categories of outdoor adventure and wilderness survival. Expert contributors to this collection include NOLS, Gregory Davenport, Bardford Angier, and John Eastman.