Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Basic wilderness survival skills : build shelters, safety and first aid, fire building, forage, hunt, and fish, and much more / Bradford Angier ; edited by Lamar Underwood.

Angier, Bradford. (Author). Underwood, Lamar. (Added Author). Angier, Bradford. Skills for taming the wilds. (Added Author). Angier, Bradford. Master backwoodsman. (Added Author). Angier, Bradford. Backcountry basics. (Added Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 796.54 ANGIER (Text) 30403001323674 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 01/05/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 1585742260
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 440 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
This volume combines three earlier books, all published by Stackpole Books: Skills for taming the wilds, 1967. The master backwoodsman, 1978. Bradford Angier's Backcountry basics, 1983.
Subject: Wilderness survival > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Outdoor life > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Loading...

Foreword viii
Lamar Underwood
Introduction The Call of the Trail xiii
PART ONE Some Basics: Skills, Tools, Gear 1(48)
Using the Woodsman's Basic Tools
3(23)
Backpacking Basics
26(14)
Outfitting for the Outdoors
40(9)
PART TWO The All-Important Survival Essentials: Fire, Shelter, Water 49(62)
Fire and Firemaking
51(17)
Shelter
68(26)
Water: The Essence of Life
94(17)
PART THREE Staying Found: Knowing Where You Are and How to Get Back to Civilization 111(48)
Always Knowing Where You Are
113(27)
Getting Out and Getting Help
140(19)
PART FOUR Weather or Not: Nature's Weather Signs and Coping with Extremes 159(22)
Learning Nature's Weather Signs
161(11)
Coping with Heat and Cold
172(9)
PART FIVE Canoe Trips and Pack Trains: Wilderness Travel on Your Own 181(64)
Paddling Your Own Canoe
183(42)
Handling Your Own Pack Train
225(20)
PART SIX Survival Skills: Finding Food and Being Your Own Doctor 245(94)
Down to Nothing: Finding Food When You're Desperate
247(17)
The Wilderness Doctor: You!
264(17)
Let Nature Set the Table
281(38)
Tips and Tricks for Great Wilderness Cooking
319(20)
PART SEVEN Wilderness Cooking: Skills, Tools, Recipes 339(68)
Basic Wilderness Cooking Recipes
341(22)
Preparing and Cooking Fish and Game
363(44)
PART EIGHT Your Wilderness Home 407(22)
Building a Cabin
409(20)
Index 429


Additional Resources