Tag: Handbook

The Winter Camping Handbook: Wilderness Travel & Adventure in the Cold-Weather Months, Updated Edition (Paperback)

A thoroughly updated edition of the classic guide considered the authoritative resource for winter camping.Winter camping has its own special allure: the splendid quiet of a winter forest, the hush of falling snow, the thrill of gliding over ice and snow on skis. From building a snow shelter to traveling comfortably in sub-zero temperatures, The […]

The Outward Bound Wilderness First-Aid Handbook: Revised Edition (Paperback)

Amazon.com Review The Handbook covers most of the medical emergencies one must be prepared to face while recreating off the beaten path. For example: Your mountain biking partner crashes and is sitting in the trail with blood on his face from a scalp wound. What do you do? “Your first instinct is to wipe the […]

How to Survive Anything, Anywhere: A Handbook of Survival Skills for Every Scenario and Environment (Paperback)

Proven skills and techniques for getting out of any situation alive In How to Survive Anything, Anywhere, leading survival writer Chris McNab has assembled the know-how of dozens of military and outdoors experts to create the definitive handbook for overcoming perilous situations in any environment, from the mountain wilderness to the urban jungle. Each tactic […]

Practicing Primitive: A Handbook of Aboriginal Skills (Kindle Edition)

“Practicing Primitive: A Handbook of Aboriginal Skills is a collection of information and images put together over a twenty-year period in a search for hands-on communication with our shared Stone Age past. The story of the Stone Age is our story, and primitive technology is a way for anyone who wants to understand that shared […]

The Simplicity Survival Handbook: 32 Ways To Do Less And Accomplish More (Paperback)

From Publishers Weekly Few authors encourage people to read as little of their book as possible, but Jensen (Simplicity) uses the table of contents to highlight five “must-read” sections on streamlining work practices, then encourages people who just want the tools to skip to the “Do-Less Toolkit” at the back of the book, which distills […]