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How to Stay Alive in the Woods: A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter, and Self-Preservation . . . Anywhere

by Bradford Angier

Just what the title says! Hikers, backpackers, campers, climbers, orienteers, and mysterious supernatural thrill seekers, this book is for you. Familiarize yourself for the first time or update your long-ago scouts training with these practical and readable tips for surviving every outdoor situation. It's got four sections: Sustenance, Warmth, Orientation, and Safety. It'll show you how to catch game without a gun, eat plants safely (full-color illustrations help you identify the edible ones), build a warm shelter, make clothing, protect yourself, and signal for help. Be prepared, y'all!