HOW TO LIVE IN THE WOODS
Author: Sam Martin & Christian Casucci
Publisher: GLOBE PEQUOT ( THE LYONS PRESS, FALCON), Jul 2007
Draws together all of the expert skills & advice that will prepare you to survive--or thrive--in the wilderness. All you need to know about finding shelter, water, food, fire & more. 5.5x7.5 inches, 144 pgs.
From making a simple fire for a night in the open, to constructing your very own log cabin, this book draws together all of the expert skills and advice that will prepare you to survive--or thrive--in the wilderness. Whether you want a weekend of peace and quiet or a much longer break from the bustle of civilization, these pages contain all you need to know about finding shelter, food, and warmth and embracing a simpler day-to-day existence in the wilderness.
Tips for short-term survival and long-term relocations include:
Setting out: Basic equipment to survival knife techniques
Shelter: Emergency bivouacs to building a log cabin
Water: Finding a spring to digging your own well
Fire: Rubbing sticks to constructing a brick oven
Food: Nuts and berries to hunting and trapping
On the Move: Basic map techniques to building a raft