The Adventurer's Guide to the Outdoors : 100 Essential Skills for Surviving in the Wild Hardback
Edited by Sarah Perrem
Illustrated by Sam Chelton
Both a fun read and a true resource of more than one hundred essential wilderness skills, this book is for readers of any age who love adventure, even from the comfort of an armchair.
In a world of technological gadgets like GPS, there is an increased sense of nostalgia and thirst for true practical and survival skills.
Whether as a launchpad for daydreaming or a resource of practical knowledge for a real-life adventure, The Adventurer's Guide to the Outdoors serves as the perfect starting point.
This book features more than 100 practical skills, including how to: tell time by the sun; build a raft; catch and cook a rabbit; navigate by the stars; build a shelter; cook on an open fire; purify water; and survive on a mountain.
The entries are written by a panel of international writers who are authorities in the fields of general outdoors living and survival.
Illustrated with timeless line drawings, this handsome volume will bring a smile to the face of any nine- or ninety-year-old, and prepare the reader for any situation with the know-how to use any tool, and to survive.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 292 pages, 100 Illustrations
- Publisher: Universe Publishing
- Publication Date: 06/03/2013
- Category: Outdoor survival skills
- ISBN: 9780789324771