THE OUTWARD BOUND WILDERNESS SURVIVAL HANDBOOK
$14.95 paperback 224 pp 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 black-and-white illustrations 1-58574-159-0
A practical, lifesaving guide from the world's most respected outdoor organization.
Every year, too many people (some of them outdoor professionals) run into trouble because they didn't recognize or anticipate the hazards that they encountered. The skills of survival cannot be learned by trial and errorūthere are some mistakes you might get to make only once. THE OUTWARD BOUND WILDERNESS SURVIVAL HANDBOOK details everything you need to know to stay alive in the wild. Topics covered include: building fires; essential survival gearfrom knives to medical supplies; constructing different types of shelters; finding and filtering water; finding common edible plants; hunting and fishing; keeping warm in cold weather; and much more.