SURVIVING THE DESERT: GREG DAVENPORT'S BOOKS FOR THE WILDERNESS
Author: Gregory J. Davenport
Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS, Mar 2004
Travel safely through extreme environments; find water, dress for the environment, create a campsite, signal, & navigate in the desert. 30 B&W photos, 124 illus.; 5.5x8 inches, 240 pgs.
* Travel safely through extreme environments
* Find water, dress for the environment, create a campsite, signal, and navigate in the desert
* Series author Greg Davenport has appeared on ABC's Primetime Thursday and CBS's 48 Hours
The techniques and equipment necessary for surviving in the desert are made more challenging by the intense sunlight, wide temperature range, sparse vegetation, and sandstorms, but Greg Davenport shares how to deal with the toughest conditions. Learn how to avoid insects and snakes. Photos and drawings illustrate gear and techniques necessary for survival in the rough and dangerous terrain.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Greg Davenport is the author of Surviving Coastal and Open Water (0-8117-2815-3), Surviving Cold Weather (0-8117-2635-5), Wilderness Survival (0-8117-2985-0), and Wilderness Living (0-8117-2993-1). He is a certified USAF survival instructor and owns and operates Simply Survival in Stevenson, Washington.