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The lost art of reading nature's signs : use outdoor clues to find your way, predict the weather, locate water, track animals--and other forgotten skills / Tristan Gooley ; illustrations by Neil Gower ; with editorial contributions by Marc Williams.

Gooley, Tristan, (author.). Gower, Neil, (illustrator.). Williams, Marc, (editor.).

Available copies

  • 13 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 796.5 Goo (Text) 32604000204133 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) 796.5 GOO (Text) 33187003891831 Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library 796.5 GOO (Text) 33187003891823 Nonfiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 796.5 GOO (Text) 39391006679524 Nonfiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon 796.5 GOO (Text) 30653006339634 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 796.5 GOO (Text) 30477100862576 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch 796.5 GOO (Text) 30477100876899 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 796.5 GOO (Text) 34330513037888 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton 796.5 GOO (Text) 30149000779784 Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 796.5 GOO (Text) 78551000522585 Non-Fiction Checked out 05/30/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615192410
  • ISBN: 1615192417
  • Physical Description: xii, 402 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Workman Pub Co, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note: "First published in Great Britain in 2014 as The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs: Their Meaning and the Art of Making Predictions and Deductions by Sceptre."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [366]-381)and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Getting started -- Ground -- Trees -- Plants -- Mosses, algae, fungi and lichens -- A walk with rocks and wildflowers -- Sky and weather -- Stars -- Sun -- Moon -- A night walk -- Animals -- A walk with the Dayak--Part I -- City, town and village -- A city walk with invisible snakes -- Coast, rivers and lakes -- Snow and sand -- A walk with the Dayak--Part II -- Rare and extraordinary -- The breakthrough -- Your invisible toolbox.
Summary, etc.: Tristan Gooley has compiled more than 850 outdoor tips-many not found in any other book in the world-that will open readers' eyes to nature's hidden logic. He shares techniques for forecasting and tracking, and for walking in the country or city, along the coast, and by night. This is the ultimate resource on what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants, animals, and clouds can reveal-if you only know how to look!
Subject: Outdoor life > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Orienteering > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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