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Wilderness Survival for Dummies (Paperback)

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Your one-stop guide to surviving and enjoying the Great Outdoors

Want to know how to stay alive in extreme situations? This practical, accurate guide gives you all the expert, field-tested tools and techniques you need to survive. Whether you find yourself lost in the woods, adrift on a life raft, bitten by a snake, or needing shelter in cold weather, this hands-on resource teaches you how to stay safe (and sane), find rescue, and live to tell the tale!

  • Know the basics of survival ? perform life-saving first aid, make fire and shelter, and find water and food
  • Manage your emotions ? cope with panic and anger, get the "survivor's attitude," and foster cooperation and hope with others

  • Increase your chances of rescue ? signal for help and navigate using a compass or the sky

  • Practice expert survival methods ? tie essential knots, craft your own weapons and tools, and make natural remedies

  • Gain wisdom for water emergencies ? stay afloat when your ship or boat sinks, avoid dehydration and starvation, and make it to shore

Open the book and find:

  • Common survival scenarios you may encounter
  • Tried-and-tested advice for individuals or groups

  • The items you need to stay alive

  • Basic orientation skills

  • Ways to keep warm or cool

  • The best methods for building a fire in any environment

  • What you can (and can't) eat and drink in the wild

  • True stories of survival

Specifications

Publisher For Dummies
Mfg Part# 9780470453063
SKU 210930090
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0470453060
Release Date 7/7/2009
Product Attributes
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0462
Publisher For Dummies
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