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

Front Cover
Running Press, 2001 - Reference - 320 pages
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.

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Helcura - LibraryThing

This is a great book. It's practical, straight-forward and useful and yet it can be read cover-to-cover and enjoyed as a kind of armchair survival adventure. Worth owning. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - MochiMama - LibraryThing

I am so glad to find this at the library booksale. My dad used to have this, and it was very influential. Read full review

Other editions - View all

About the author (2001)

Bradford Angier (1910 - 1997) was a wilderness survivalist and the author of numerous best-selling books on nature, survival, and living off the land.

Bibliographic information