Bushcraft 101

Filename: bushcraft-101.pdf
ISBN: 9781440579776
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Number of pages: 256
Author: Dave Canterbury
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."

Download and read online Bushcraft 101 in PDF and EPUB Offers survival skills on using the surrounding wilderness as a useful resource, including how to manufacture needed tools, how to collect and cook food, and how to guard against the elements.


Advanced Bushcraft

Filename: advanced-bushcraft.pdf
ISBN: 9781440587962
Release Date: 2015-08-01
Number of pages: 256
Author: Dave Canterbury
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."

Download and read online Advanced Bushcraft in PDF and EPUB "Meant to follow "Bushcraft 101" by providing more advanced techniques for making tools, traps, shelters, and more, in the wilderness"--


The Bushcraft Field Guide to Trapping Gathering and Cooking in the Wild

Filename: the-bushcraft-field-guide-to-trapping-gathering-and-cooking-in-the-wild.pdf
ISBN: 9781440598531
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Number of pages: 264
Author: Dave Canterbury
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The Bushcraft Field Guide to Trapping Gathering and Cooking in the Wild in PDF and EPUB What to eat, where to find it, and how to cook it! Renowned outdoors expert and New York Times bestselling author Dave Canterbury provides you with all you need to know about packing, trapping, and preparing food for your treks and wilderness travels. Whether you're headed out for a day hike or a weeklong expedition, you'll find everything you need to survive--and eat well--out in the wild. Canterbury makes certain you're set by not only teaching you how to hunt and gather, but also giving you recipes to make while on the trail. Complete with illustrations to accompany his instructions and a full-color photo guide of plants to forage and those to avoid, this is the go-to reference to keep in your pack. The Bushcraft Field Guide to Trapping, Gathering, and Cooking in the Wild helps you achieve the full outdoor experience. With it, you'll be prepared to set off on your trip and enjoy living off the land.


Bushcraft First Aid

Filename: bushcraft-first-aid.pdf
ISBN: 9781507202357
Release Date: 2017-06-13
Number of pages: 256
Author: Dave Canterbury
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Bushcraft First Aid in PDF and EPUB From wilderness expert Dave Canterbury and outdoor survival instructor Jason Hunt comes the next installment in the New York Times bestselling Bushcraft series—a go-to first aid resource for anyone headed into the woods. Out in the woods or on top of a mountain, there’s no calling 9-1-1. Bushcraft First Aid teaches you how to be your own first responder. The authors’ years of experience and training will help hikers and backpackers deal with a variety of emergency situations, from cuts and burns to broken bones and head injuries. You’ll also learn what to pack and how to make bandages, dressings, and slings at a moment’s notice. As bushcraft experts, Canterbury and Hunt explain how to use plants as medicine to treat various conditions. Bushcraft First Aid provides the lifesaving information you need to keep yourself and your fellow hikers safe on the trail.


The Bushcraft Bible

Filename: the-bushcraft-bible.pdf
ISBN: 9781510701168
Release Date: 2015-11-17
Number of pages: 400
Author: James Henry
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

Download and read online The Bushcraft Bible in PDF and EPUB This extensive guide will enable the reader to commune with the natural world and master a full spectrum of traditional practices, hands-on skill, and theoretical knowledge. Bushcraft Bible is an essential tool for the naturalist in all of us that dreams of building a shelter, hunting and gathering for survival, and living a peaceful and environmentally conscious lifestyle. From surviving in the depths of the Jungle to thriving in the white-hot desert, this comprehensive reference will provide even the most experienced outdoorsman with essential survival skills. In order to develop the ability to inhabit and traverse natural landscapes, Bushcraft Bible contains information on: • Safe use of the axe and bush knife • Recommended and required tools • Chopping wood and felling a tree • Preparing for unexpected weather and other surprises • Wilderness first aid Bushcraft is about thriving in the natural environment and requires a multitude of skills like firecraft, tracking, shelter building, foraging, and rope and twine-making. The easy-to-follow text enable campers to create such lodgings as half-cave shelters, beaver mat huts, birch bark shacks, over-water camps, a Navajo hogan, and a pole house. Bushcraft Bible should be required reading for hikers, campers, hunters, foresters, backwoods adventurers, scouts, or youth groups—anyone with a passion for the outdoors. Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Sports Publishing imprint, is proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in sports—books about baseball, pro football, college football, pro and college basketball, hockey, or soccer, we have a book about your sport or your team. In addition to books on popular team sports, we also publish books for a wide variety of athletes and sports enthusiasts, including books on running, cycling, horseback riding, swimming, tennis, martial arts, golf, camping, hiking, aviation, boating, and so much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.


Bushcraft

Filename: bushcraft.pdf
ISBN: 1772130079
Release Date: 2016-02-25
Number of pages: 304
Author: Mors Kochanski
Publisher:

Download and read online Bushcraft in PDF and EPUB Mors Kochanski, noted instructor and legendary survivalist, teaches everything you need to know to survive in the wilderness.


98 6 Degrees

Filename: 98-6-degrees.pdf
ISBN: 9781459620537
Release Date: 2011-05-16
Number of pages: 380
Author: Cody Lundin
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

Download and read online 98 6 Degrees in PDF and EPUB If you breathe and have a pulse, you NEED this book. -Cody Lundin Cody Lundin, director of the Aboriginal Living Skills School in Prescott, Arizona, shares his own brand of wilderness wisdom in this highly anticipated new book on commonsense, modern survival skills for the backcountry, the backyard, or the highway. It is the ultimate book on how to stay alive-based on the principal of keeping the body's core temperature at a lively 98.6 degrees. In his entertaining and informative style, Cody stresses that a human can live without food for weeks, and without water for about three days or so. But if the body's core temperature dips much below or above the 98.6 degree mark, a person can literally die within hours. It is a concept that many don't take seriously or even consider, but knowing what to do to maintain a safe core temperature when lost in a blizzard or in the desert could save your life. Lundin delivers the message with wit, rebellious humor, and plenty of backcountry expertise. Cody Lundin and his Aboriginal Living Skills School have been featured in dozens of national and international media sources, including Dateline NBC, CBS News, USA Today, The Donny and Marie Show, and CBC Radio One in Canada, as well as on the cover of Backpacker magazine. When not teaching for his own school, he is an adjunct faculty member at Yavapai College and a faculty member at the Ecosa Institute. Cody is the only person in Arizona licensed to catch fish with his hands, and lives in a passive solar earth home sixty miles from Prescott, Arizona.


Shelters Shacks and Shanties

Filename: shelters-shacks-and-shanties.pdf
ISBN: 9781465595942
Release Date: 2015-09-11
Number of pages:
Author: Daniel Carter Beard
Publisher: Library of Alexandria

Download and read online Shelters Shacks and Shanties in PDF and EPUB ÊIf my present reader happens to be a Boy Scout or a scout-master who wants the scouts to build a tower for exhibition purposes, he can do so by following the directions here given, but if there is real necessity for haste in the erection of this tower, of course we cannot build one as tall as we might where we have more time. With a small tower all the joints may be quickly lashed together with strong, heavy twine, rope, or even wire; and in the wilderness it will probably be necessary to bind the joints with pliable roots, or cordage made of bark or withes; but as this is not a book on woodcraft we will suppose that the reader has secured the proper material for fastening the joints of the frame of this signal-tower and he must now shoulder his axe and go to the woods in order to secure the necessary timber. First let him cut eight straight polesÑthat is, as straight as he can find them. These poles should be about four and one half inches in diameter at their base and sixteen and one half feet long. After all the branches are trimmed off the poles, cut four more sticks each nine feet long and two and a half or three inches in diameter at the base; when these are trimmed into shape one will need twenty six or seven more stout sticks each four and one half feet long for braces and for flooring for the platform.


How to Stay Alive in the Woods

Filename: how-to-stay-alive-in-the-woods.pdf
ISBN: 9781603762861
Release Date: 2012-03-20
Number of pages: 320
Author: Bradford Angier
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online How to Stay Alive in the Woods in PDF and EPUB HOW TO STAY ALIVE IN THE WOODS is a practical, readable-and potentially indispensable-manual for anyone venturing into the great outdoors. Broken down into four essential sections, Sustenance, Warmth, Orientation and Safety, this enlightening guide reveals how to catch game without a gun, what plants to eat (full-color illustrations of these make identification simple), how to build a warm shelter, make clothing, protect yourself and signal for help. Detailed illustrations and expanded instructions, newly commissioned for this deluxe edition, offer crucial information at a glance, making How to Stay Alive in the Woods truly a lifesaver.


Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living

Filename: ultimate-guide-to-wilderness-living.pdf
ISBN: 9781569753583
Release Date: 2009-04-01
Number of pages: 380
Author: John McPherson
Publisher: Ulysses Press

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Bushcraft

Filename: bushcraft.pdf
ISBN: 9781626362178
Release Date: 2013-04-04
Number of pages: 352
Author: Richard Graves
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

Download and read online Bushcraft in PDF and EPUB Many have died in the Australian bush who might have lived had they known the appropriate survival skills. Bushcraft covers all areas of survival and camping activities: making ropes and cords, building huts, camp craft, finding food and water, making maps, starting fires, tying knots, and fashioning hunting and trapping gear—virtually every technique required to stay alive in the woods. With over 400 black-and-white illustrations and photographs, this book explains how to make use of natural materials found locally in any area, conserving instead of destroying native flora and fauna. It describes many of the skills used by primitive man, adding to these the skills necessary for modern man’s survival, such as methods for determining time and direction. The author, who popularized the term “bushcraft,” claims its practice has many unexpected results. By developing adaptability and honing the five senses, it will also improve your self-esteem and your ability to overcome difficulties in everyday tasks. The practice of bushcraft encourages self-confidence and counters the narrowing influence of modern living by broadening your horizons. Bushcraft is a clear, accurate, and reliable resource for anyone who wishes to face nature on its own terms with just a knife and this book.


Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine

Filename: field-guide-to-wilderness-medicine.pdf
ISBN: 9780323169561
Release Date: 2013-04-26
Number of pages: 944
Author: Paul S. Auerbach
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine in PDF and EPUB Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine - based on Dr. Auerbach’s critically acclaimed text Wilderness Medicine - offers fast-access solutions to all of the medical situations that can occur in non-traditional settings. From backpack to kayak, or on any mobile device, this indispensable, compact survival guide is detailed enough to cover the clinical presentation and treatment of a full range of wilderness emergencies! Meet a full-range of emergency situations with the utmost effectiveness. Appendices address everything from environment-specific situations to lists of essential supplies, medicines, and many additional topics of care. Compare what you are seeing with line drawings and color plates to quickly and accurately identify skin manifestations, plants, poisonous mushrooms, snakes, spiders, insects, etc. Rapidly retrieve and comprehend wilderness survival information with the aid of an easily accessible format featuring "Signs and Symptoms" and "Treatment" sections in most chapters - combined with bulleted lists and text boxes. Improvise with available materials so you can diagnose and treat a myriad of medical situations with step-by-step how-to explanations and the latest practical advice from wilderness medicine experts. Get guidance on the go with online access to the fully searchable text at Expert Consult, plus bonus downloadable files for Survival Kits. Get the wilderness medicine skills you need now with new chapters on foot problems and care, global humanitarian relief and disaster medicine, Leave No Trace principles, and high-altitude medicine, as well as lists to prepare a variety of survival kits for different settings and patient populations. Improve your competency and readiness with thoroughly revised chapters on shock, maxillofacial trauma, malaria, improvised litters and carries, aeromedical transport, pain management, life-threatening emergencies, and allergic reactions.


The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide

Filename: the-unofficial-hunger-games-wilderness-survival-guide.pdf
ISBN: 9781440328633
Release Date: 2013-05-03
Number of pages: 192
Author: Creek Stewart
Publisher: Betterway Books

Download and read online The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide in PDF and EPUB Put the Odds in Your Favor! Train like a Tribute before you enter the Arena using this wilderness survival guide--you don't have to live in Panem to put these survival skills to use. Experience the adventure of life in District 12 by learning and practicing the survival skills used by Katniss, Peeta, Gale and their friends. Some of the survival skills you'll learn: Building temporary shelters to protect from rain, cold, wind and sun. Finding and purifying water--even when there are no streams or lakes nearby. Building and using fire for cooking, signaling, warmth and making tools. Identifying and cooking wild edible plants. Building Gale's famous twitch-up snares. Peeta's camouflage techniques. Katniss's hunting and stalking skills. Making your own survival bow and arrows and other tools. The materials you need to create a forage bag like Katniss's. Survival first aid. Navigation tips and tricks for travel, rescue and evasion. Detailed photos and step-by-step instructions will help you master each skill. The real-life skills found in The Unofficial Hunger Games Wilderness Survival Guide will help you in any wilderness or disaster survival situation. Start your training today.


Wildwood Wisdom

Filename: wildwood-wisdom.pdf
ISBN: 0936070129
Release Date: 1999-12-20
Number of pages: 491
Author: Ellsworth Jaeger
Publisher: Shelter Publications, Inc.

Download and read online Wildwood Wisdom in PDF and EPUB Offers practical advice on outdoor clothing, packs, sleeping bags, shelters, fire making, use of the axe, outdoor sanitation, camp cookery, edible plants, canoeing and trailcraft


Camping Survival

Filename: camping-survival.pdf
ISBN: 0974082058
Release Date: 2011-12
Number of pages: 621
Author: Paul Tawrell
Publisher: Exxa Llc

Download and read online Camping Survival in PDF and EPUB This book helps you acquire and sharpen skills required to safely enjoy the outdoors. You will find details on how to hike/travel, in the summer and winter, “make a camp”, choose suitable equipment, and understand your environment. You will learn how to search for food and water, find shelter, “read” the weather, and how to take care of yourself if you are injured (First Aid). Interesting topics as PANNING FOR GOLD, tracking, camouflage, dangerous wild animals, birds, fish, edible plants, poisonous mushrooms, and basic survival techniques are also covered.