Put the Odds in Your Favor!
Train like a Tribute before you enter the Arena using this wilderness survival guideyou don't have to live in Panem to put these survival skills to use. Experience the adventure of life in District 12 by learning and practicing the survival skills used by Katniss, Peeta, Gale and their friends.
Some of the survival skills you'll learn:
- Building temporary shelters to protect from rain, cold, wind and sun.
- Finding and purifying watereven when there are no streams or lakes nearby.
- Building and using fire for cooking, signaling, warmth and making tools.
- Identifying and cooking wild edible plants.
- Building Gale's famous twitch-up snares.
- Peeta's camouflage techniques.
- Katniss's hunting and stalking skills.
- Making your own survival bow and arrows and other tools.
- The materials you need to create a forage bag like Katniss's.
- Survival first aid.
- Navigation tips and tricks for travel, rescue and evasion.
Detailed photos and step-by-step instructions will help you master each skill. The real-life skills found in The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide will help you in any wilderness or disaster survival situation. Start your training today.
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About the Author
Creek Stewart is the author of Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag , The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide , Build the Perfect Bug Out Vehicle , and Build the Perfect Bug Out Survival Skills. Creek regularly publishes articles relating to disaster preparedness in numerous magazines. He owns and is Lead Instructor at Willow Haven Outdoora survival, preparedness and bushcraft school located in central Indiana. Creek specializes in disaster preparedness and has consulted with individuals, corporations, non-profits and government agencies all over the United States about a myriad of preparedness-related subjects, projects and initiatives. He has been featured on Fox & Friends and is host of Fat Guys in the Woods on the Weather Channel.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Survival Mentality: Think Like a Victor 10
Victors Have Goals
Victors Are Brave
Victors Are Positive Thinkers
Victors Don't Give Up
Victors Form Alliances
Victors Adapt and Improvise
Victors Prepare in Advance
Victors Live for What They Love
Chapter 2 Survival Shelter: Mother Nature Is the Ultimate Gamemaker 16
Fire Balls, Tidal Waves, Flesh-Eating Insects, Oh My…
Choosing Your Shelter
Survival Shelters Used by Katniss and Friends
Katniss's Plastic Tarp
Chapter 3 Hydration: Haymich Says "Find a Water Source" 34
Let Nature Be Your Guide
Biological Threats in Water
Water That Needs to Be Purified
Water Purification Methods for Survival Situations
Water That Doesn't Need to Be Purified
Water From Plants and Trees
Chapter 4 Catching Survival Fire 56
Cooking and Boiling
Master Fire Building Like Peeta
Four Fire Lays to Survive the Arena
Chapter 5 Tools of a Survivor: Katniss's Forage Bag 78
Chapter 6 Beyond the Fence: Survival Hunting & Gathering 100
Creek's Three Rules of Wild Edible Plants
Wild Edible Plants of District 12: The Eastern Woodlands
Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing in District 12: The Eastern Woodlands
Katniss and Gale's Hunting & Trapping Tools
After the Hunt
Chapter 7 Survival First Aid: Healing Basics from Katniss's Mom 134
Knife Cuts, Spear Slices, and Flesh Wounds
Fire Bombs, Flame-Throwers, and Burns
Viper Bites and Tracker Jacker Stings
Chapter 8 Navigating the Capitol: Tips and Tricks for Travel, Rescue, and Evasion 144
Determining a Direction of Travel
Signals, Signs, and Rescue
Chapter 9 Raiding the Cornucopia: Building Your Survival Kit 158
Containers for Survival Kits
Navigation and Signaling
Your Personal Touch
The Capitol Is Coming-Bug Out!
Knowledge Weighs Nothing
Appendix: Survival Kit Resources 178
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book will eventually come in handy-the difference between life and death.
I didn't read Hunger Games, but reading this makes me want to. Creek has some good advice on what is important in a survival situation.
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This book sounds awesome!!! I love the outdoors and i can make almost about anything. This book has everything i want to know.
I luv when people fail when they do jokes no efence or any thing to anyone.
Will help alot :)
Survival guide? Too cool.
Hello fellow humans
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Plus i dont have any friends ;(
U here jake. I am.
i love da hunger games.
Just read sham joke pack
Hahaha. Dont quit comedy.~Britta
That was so mean of hayden come to crush res 6 hurry.:0)
Who ia you
I give up on LIFE.ill just be an accountant for the rest of my time.
Chat me up. Lizzy