Sunday, October 30, 2011
This book could save your life. As a soldier, you must be prepared for the worst at any given time. Similarly, campers, hikers, hunters, and anglers all need to be aware of their surroundings while in the woods or when using potentially dangerous weapons or tools. 101 Survival Tips provides vital information to enable you to survive should you find yourself in a life-or-death situation and illustrates a wide array of topics including: the will to survive, survival planning, survival medicine, making tools and weapons, finding food and water, making shelters, building fires.
Sunday, October 9, 2011
First Aid assembles for readers an outdoor first-aid kit of essential items; soothe bites and stings; deal with hot and cold injuries; wrap sprains, fractures, and dislocated joints; handle backcountry emergencies until professional help arrives. This handy pocket-sized guide is 96 pages and incorporates color photos, charts, and illustrations as needed throughout the interior. Backpacker magazine–branded and fueled by Falcon-Guides, this book provides essential mind gear from the two most respected and reliable publishers of outdoor-related information. Perfect for pack or pocket, it breaks down its subject into the essential topics, providing practical and portable information useful in the field. Full-color photos, charts, and illustrations are organized with text by an expert in a brief and accessible manner, introducing readers to basic and intermediate skills needed to safely and successfully get by in the outdoors.