Tag: Living

Primitive Wilderness Living and Survival Skills (Paperback)

Review — the best. — only books I have reviewed that actually work. Too many survival books are written by just copying someone else’s work and in this way many mistakes, sometimes dangerous ones, are perpetuated. If you are going to purchase a survival book, get this one. I recommend it. — Keith Burgess, outdoor […]

Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living: Surviving with Nothing But Your Bare Hands and What You Find in the Woods (Kindle Edition)

Forget reality TV stunts like eating bugs, the Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living provides in-depth instructions and step-by-step photos of real survival skills–exactly what one needs to stay alive in the woods. The book first covers immediate needs like starting a fire, erecting temporary shelter, and finding food. Then it goes beyond other survival books […]

Essential Survival Guide to Living on Your Own (Kindle Edition)

Are you ready to strike out on your own?In today’s competitive world, you need all the help you can get. Essential Survival Guide provides you with how-to and hands-on instruction to make life less of a chore and more of an adventure.Sections include:Getting through the Day: Setting goals, organization, and understanding essential documents Money, Money, […]

Making a Living: Rural Existence in Africa (Paperback)

Review ‘It is a thoughtful and concise book. A sophisticated and comprehensive analysis of rural livelihoods, the household, gender relations and general poverty.’ – Journal of Development Studies ‘This book can be recommended to serious students of livelihood diversification. It is also useful for Women in Development Studies, as it makes good use of life […]

The Living Edens – Yellowstone – America’s Sacred Wilderness (2001)

High in the wild heart of the American Rockies, Yellowstone is a place of extraordinary landscapes and geysers. Created by the largest volcanic explosions in the planet’s history — the Earth’s greatest thermal spectacle — it became the world’s first national park. Now that the wolves have been returned, it has become a world-class wildlife […]

Rural Living in France (Rural Living in France: A Survival Handbook) (Paperback)

An important new book for anyone planning to live, work or buy a home in the French countryside. It contains comprehensive advice and information about all aspects of living in the country including buying a home and land; buying and keeping livestock; growing fruit and vegetables; equipment and plant; selling produce; hunting, fishing and other […]

Wilderness Living (Paperback)

Living, not just surviving, by choice in the wild can be a rewarding experience. This easy-to-use guide looks beyond the fundamentals of survival and examines the art of living long-term in the wilderness. Hunting techniques, meat preservation, clothing improvisation, shelter design, and tool- and basket-making are just a few of the basic skills described. Expert […]