The Survival Handbook

The Survival Handbook

Written by Colin Towell, an ex-SAS Combat Survival Instructor, The Survival Handbook is bursting with survival tips, manual skills, camping essentials, and advice on how to survive whatever the great outdoors throws at you.

Author: Colin Towell

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241456736

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

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Survive anything life throws at you with the ultimate visual guide to camping, wilderness, and outdoor survival skills. Written by Colin Towell, an ex-SAS Combat Survival Instructor, The Survival Handbook is bursting with survival tips, manual skills, camping essentials, and advice on how to survive whatever the great outdoors throws at you. Combining proven, no-nonsense military survival skills with ingenious bushcraft techniques, specially commissioned illustrations and accessible step-by-step instructions show you how to survive in the wild. Learn how to read a map, how to light a fire, and how to build a raft, and everything you need to know about wild foods and natural dangers. Revel in inspirational real-life survival stories and be prepared for every outdoor situation. From survival basics, such as finding water and catching fish, to extreme situations including being adrift at sea or lost in the jungle, The Survival Handbook will steer you through life's toughest adventures in the world's harshest climates.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

The Survival Handbook

The Survival Handbook

The Survival Handbook takes you through all the things you need to know about surviving disasters and staying alive in the wild, such as where to find water in the desert; how to build shelters from locally-available materials that will ...

Author: Peter Darman

Publisher: Amber Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781908696007

Category: Travel

Page: 192

View: 360

The Survival Handbook takes you through all the things you need to know about surviving disasters and staying alive in the wild, such as where to find water in the desert; how to build shelters from locally-available materials that will keep out the wind and rain but will also be ventilated; what plants are safe to eat and what are deadly poisonous; and what animals will pose a threat in survival situations. Packed with tips from the world's elite special forces and other survival specialists, this is a handy reference to surviving in the wild. [This is a text-only ebook edition.]
Categories: Travel

The Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook

The Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook

With crucial information added from across the Worst-Case series and 20 all-new scenarios for twenty-first century threats (extreme weather, "fake news," dropping a cell phone in the toilet), this action-packed hardcover handbook brings ...

Author: David Borgenicht

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9781452172255

Category: Humor

Page: 328

View: 208

Danger! It lurks at every corner. Volcanoes. Sharks. Cyberbullies. Sinkholes. From wresting an alligator to evading drones to landing a plane if the pilot passes out, The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook is here to help with expert, illustrated, step-by-step instructions for life's sudden turns for the worst. Needed now more than ever, this revised and expanded edition—published on the international bestseller's 20th anniversary—delivers frightening and funny real advice readers need to know fast. With crucial information added from across the Worst-Case series and 20 all-new scenarios for twenty-first century threats (extreme weather, "fake news," dropping a cell phone in the toilet), this action-packed hardcover handbook brings emergency instruction for anxious times.
Categories: Humor

The U S Navy SEAL Survival Handbook

The U S  Navy SEAL Survival Handbook

Complete with 150 color photographs, this comprehensive guide includes life-saving information on: - Making weapons and tools - Finding water - Wildlife for food - Making shelters - Signaling - Sea survival - And much more

Author: Don Mann

Publisher: Skyhorse

ISBN: 9781620873939

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 248

View: 318

As the elite of the military elite, U.S. Navy SEALs know that they can be deployed anywhere in the world at a moment’s notice. Whether in a temperate, tropical, arctic, or subarctic region, they might find themselves alone in a remote area with little or no personal gear. In The U.S. Navy SEAL Survival Handbook, decorated Navy SEAL Team Six member Don Mann provides a definitive survival resource. From basic camp craft and navigation to fear management and strategies for coping with any type of disaster, it is an essential resource for all outdoorspeople. Complete with 150 color photographs, this comprehensive guide includes life-saving information on: - Making weapons and tools - Finding water - Wildlife for food - Making shelters - Signaling - Sea survival - And much more
Categories: Sports & Recreation

The Survival Handbook

The Survival Handbook

Provides step-by-step instructions for wilderness survival technqiues, with information on such topics as environments, choosing gear, maps and map-reading, starting a fire, using a compass, building a shelter, and finding water.

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 0756690382

Category: Reference

Page: 319

View: 579

Provides step-by-step instructions for wilderness survival technqiues, with information on such topics as environments, choosing gear, maps and map-reading, starting a fire, using a compass, building a shelter, and finding water.
Categories: Reference

The Ultimate Wilderness Survival Handbook

The Ultimate Wilderness Survival Handbook

From the best-selling team at Outdoor Life this essential guide to surviving in the wilderness is for survivalists and hobbyists alike.

Author: Outdoor Life

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781681881515

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 408

From the best-selling team at Outdoor Life this essential guide to surviving in the wilderness is for survivalists and hobbyists alike. This book covers making shelter, finding food and water, dealing with predators, signaling to rescuers, and making it out alive and well ... probably even with all your limbs.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

The Survival Handbook

The Survival Handbook

Author: Peter Darman

Publisher:

ISBN: 0747245800

Category: Outdoor life

Page: 256

View: 749

Categories: Outdoor life

Ray Mears Outdoor Survival Handbook

Ray Mears Outdoor Survival Handbook

Packed with practical tips, insights into nature and respect for traditional knowledge, this is a book for families, groups and individual hikers and climbers - for everyone who enjoys outdoor life.

Author: Ray Mears

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781446491133

Category: Reference

Page: 240

View: 181

Ray Mears' Outdoor Survival Handbook is a book of discovery, explaining the everyday skills you need to live in and enjoy the natural world. Season by season, this unique, fully illustrated guide describes the resources and materials available in the wild and how to use them. Whether you want to spend a day, a week or a month out of doors, Ray Mears' Outdoor Survival Handbook will help you enjoy it to the full. Packed with practical tips, insights into nature and respect for traditional knowledge, this is a book for families, groups and individual hikers and climbers - for everyone who enjoys outdoor life.
Categories: Reference

SAS Survival Handbook

SAS Survival Handbook

Based on the most recent training techniques of the SAS - the world's most famous elite fighting force - this book provides unrivalled advice about how to survive outdoors, on land, or at sea, in any weather, in any part of the world, ...

Author: John Wiseman

Publisher: William Collins

ISBN: 0007595867

Category: Outdoor life

Page: 672

View: 789

THE MULTIMILLION COPY BESTSELLER THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO SURVIVING ANYWHERE The SAS Survival Handbook is the complete companion for adventurers everywhere. From making camp and finding food in the wild to security and self-defence in the streets, be prepared on land or sea. SAS legend John 'Lofty' Wiseman's unrivalled guide will teach you:Preparation - Understanding and assembling latest, most resilient, kit.Navigation - Skills, technologies and techniques to get you through unfamiliar terrain.Food and Health - Finding resources in your environment, feeding yourself, healing yourself and avoiding disease.Safety and Security - Recognising dangerous situations, defending yourself and saving others.Disaster Survival - Dealing with unstable environmental conditions: what to do in the face of flash flooding or fast-spreading fire.
Categories: Outdoor life

SAS Survival Handbook Third Edition

SAS Survival Handbook  Third Edition

The ultimate guide to surviving anywhere, now updated with more than 100 pages of additional material, including a new chapter on urban survival "A classic outdoor manual [that] addresses every conceivable disaster scenario.

Author: John 'Lofty' Wiseman

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks

ISBN: 0062378074

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 672

View: 418

The ultimate guide to surviving anywhere, now updated with more than 100 pages of additional material, including a new chapter on urban survival "A classic outdoor manual [that] addresses every conceivable disaster scenario. Don’t leave home without it”--Outside magazine Revised to reflect the latest in survival knowledge and technology, and covering new topics such as urban survival and terrorism, the multimillion-copy worldwide bestseller SAS Survival Handbook by John "Lofty" Wiseman is the definitive resource for all campers, hikers, and outdoor adventurers. From basic campcraft and navigation to fear management and strategies for coping with any type of disaster, this complete course includes: Being prepared: Understanding basic survival skills, like reading the weather, and preparation essentials, such as a pocket survival kit. Making camp: Finding the best location, constructing the appropriate shelter, organizing camp, staying warm, and creating tools. Food: What to eat, what to avoid, where to find it, and how to prepare it. First aid: A comprehensive course in emergency/wilderness medicine, including how to maximize survival in any climate or when injured. Disaster survival: How to react in the face of natural disasters and hostile situations—and how to survive if all services and supplies are cut off. Self-defense: Arming yourself with basic hand-to-hand combat techniques. Security: Protecting your family and property from intrusion, break-ins, and theft. Climate & terrain: Overcoming any location, from the tropics to the poles, from the desert to the mountains and sea.
Categories: Sports & Recreation