Be Prepared : How to Light a Wet Match and 199 Other Useful Things to Know Hardback
'Drawing on the wit and wisdom of Scouts down the ages, Be Preparedcontains both remarkable and reliable advice for a smoother journey through life.' Bear Grylls Are youprepared?
Do you know the right way to hold an eel, wield an axe or string a hammock?
Do you have the skills to survive in the wild, predict the weather or shine at a party?
If the answer to any of these is no, then this is the book for you.
Jam-packed with gems old and new, this compendium will delight readers of all ages.
You don't need to have been a Scout to enjoy advice on being an intrepid traveller, preventing a sneeze or vaulting a fence.
Gleaned from over a hundred years of Scouting heritage, Be Preparedis quirky, surprisingly useful and most of all fun.
Whether you're an adventurer for real or an adventurer at heart, you'll find this a fascinating treasure trove of ideas and practical know-how.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 208 pages, 100 b-w illustrations throughout
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
- Publication Date: 09/05/2013
- Category: Reference works
- ISBN: 9781471102486