How to Survive Anywhere: A Guide for Urban, Suburban, Rural, and Wilderness Environments

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Stackpole Books, 2006 - Sports & Recreation - 264 pages
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  • Well-illustrated, easy-to-follow, step-by-step survival instructions
  • Practical tips for anyone, anywhere, in almost any survival situation

    This unique book addresses the basic survival skills needed to keep you alive and healthy in the woods, suburbs, and city. Each chapter focuses on a primary area of concern--water, fire, food, shelter, clothing, tools, and weapons--describing in detail practices applicable to all environments. This one-of-a-kind guide provides real solutions to life-threatening situations caused by natural or man-made disasters, as well as the challenges encountered by anyone who wants to live more independently from modern systems, for a few days or a lifetime.

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    User Review  - Arctica - Goodreads

    Wow! This book really takes you in-depth on how to really survive anywhere and through anything... it went into detail about a lot more than I expected! I was pleasantly surprised to learn about the ... Read full review

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    I have not died at all since reading this. Read full review

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    Contents

    Water
    1
    Fire Lighting Energy
    34
    Health and Hygiene
    82
    Clothing and Shelter
    114
    The World Is Tied Together with Fiber
    148
    Food
    170
    Tools and Weapons
    200
    First Aid
    229
    Navigation
    236
    What Is Survival?
    250
    Index
    260
    Copyright

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    About the author (2006)

    Through field trips, lectures, and classes in ethno-botany, Christopher Nyerges has instructed thousands of children and adults on basic survival and living skills for both wilderness and the urban environment through his School of Self-Reliance. He is the editor of Wilderness Way magazine and lives in Pasadena, California. For more information about the author and the School of Self-Reliance, go to www.ChristopherNyerges.com.

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