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How to stay alive in the woods / Bradford Angier ; illustrated by Vena Angier.

Angier, Bradford (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 613.69 ANG (Text) 39391000238897 Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780684831015 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0684831015 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 285 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
  • Edition: 1st Fireside ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1998.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: Living off the country. Harrisburg, Pa. : Stackpole Co., 1956.
"A Fireside book."
"A complete guide to food, shelter, and self-preservation that makes starvation in the wilderness next to impossible" -- Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Sustenance: Every necessity is free -- Living off the country -- Science of staying alive -- Food in the farther places -- Yours for the eating -- Go and get it -- Always a way -- No dishes to wash -- Thirst -- Warmth: Facts of lighting fires -- Speaking of warmth -- Shelter for the making -- Wilderness homes -- Choice of clothing -- Keeping covered -- Orientation: Staying found -- Knowing where you are -- Afoot in big country -- Camping and signaling -- Getting out by yourself -- Keeping out of trouble -- Getting out of trouble -- Emergency aid -- Backwoods medicine -- Survival kit -- Being ready.
Summary, etc.:
Practical advice for campers and hikers who must find food, water, warmth and shelter when lost or stranded.
Subject: Outdoor life.
Wilderness survival.

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