Boy Scouts Handbook: Original 1911 Edition

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Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., Feb 15, 2012 - Sports & Recreation - 448 pages
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This is a facsimile reprint of the very first Boy Scouts Handbook, complete with the wonderful vintage advertisements that accompanied the original 1911 edition, now in full color. Over 40 million copies of this book have been distributed since its first publication nearly 100 years ago.
The original Boy Scouts Handbook standardized American scouting and emphasized the virtues and qualifications for scouting, delineating what the American Boy Scouts declared was needed to be a well-developed, well-informed boy. The book includes information on the organization of scouting, signs and signaling, camping, scouting games, and a description of several scouting honors. Scouts past and present will be fascinated to see how scouting has changed, as well as what has stayed the same over the years.
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Contents

CHAPTER Ii
57
BIRDCRAFT National Association Audubon Societies
97
CONTENTScontinued
187
CHAPTER V
219
Health and Endurance George J Fisher M D 2
237
First Aid and Life Saving Major Charles Lynch
255
CHAPTER IX
323
APPENDIX
359
BOOKS FOR REFERENC
369
INSECTS AND BUTTERFLLEs United States Bureau of Entomology
376
NATIVE WILD ANIMALS 6
417
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