A practical and indispensable guide for anyone venturing into the outdoors and backcountry, this classic resource by wilderness expert Branford Angier is packed with illustrated core survival skills and timeless advice.
Broken down into four essential sections, Sustenance, Warmth, Orientation and Safety, this useful manual reveals time-tested outdoor skills, including how to catch game without a gun, what plants to eat (full-color illustrations of these make identification simple), how to build a warm shelter, make clothing, protect yourself and signal for help.
Pioneering survivalist Bradefore Angier helps you master the great outdoors without modern gear. Detailed illustrations and clear instructions offer crucial information at a glance, making How to Stay Alive in the Woods is truly a lifesaver.
About the Author
Bradford Angier (1910 - 1997) was a wilderness survivalist and the author of numerous best-selling books on nature, survival, and living off the land.
Table of Contents
|1||Every Necessity is Free||11|
|2||Living Off The Country||13|
|3||Science Of Staying Alive||25|
|Edible Vegetation Identification Guide||33|
|4||Go and Get It||65|
|5||Always A Way||83|
|6||No Dishes To Wash||99|
|8||Facts of Lighting Fires||129|
|9||Speaking Of Warmth||139|
|10||Shelter For The Making||149|
|12||Choice of Clothing||167|
|15||Knowing Where You Are||205|
|16||Afoot In Big Country||219|
|17||Camping and Signaling||223|
|18||Getting Out By Yourself||237|
|19||Keeping Out Of Trouble||251|
|20||Getting Out Of Trouble||265|
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
It was really good. It contains everything from items needed to how to make a snare. It has cooking instructions and preparation instructions for animals. It has a durable life-long lasting cover.
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I think this is a really fantastic book i have th full book at lhome(not on mt nook)but it has really taught me a lot
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