How to Stay Alive in the Woods

Author: Bradford Angier

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1603762868

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

View: 7411

A practical and indispensable guide for anyone venturing into the outdoors and backcountry, this classic resource by wilderness expert Branford Angier is packed with illustrated core survival skills and timeless advice. Broken down into four essential sections, Sustenance, Warmth, Orientation and Safety, this useful manual reveals time-tested outdoor skills, including 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. Pioneering survivalist Bradefore Angier helps you master the great outdoors without modern gear. Detailed illustrations and clear instructions offer crucial information at a glance, making How to Stay Alive in the Woods is truly a lifesaver.

How to Stay Alive

Author: Bear Grylls

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448127254

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 464

View: 6415

THE ULTIMATE SURVIVAL GUIDE FROM THE WORLD'S LEADING SURVIVAL EXPERT. ___________ Do you know how to... Survive a bear attack? Make fire from virtually nothing? Fly a plane in an emergency? Survive in the most extreme conditions? Bear Grylls does. There is barely a terrain he hasn't conquered or an extreme environment he hasn't experienced. From his time in 21 SAS, through to his extraordinary expeditions in the toughest corners of each of the seven continents, Bear has accumulated an astonishing wealth of survival knowledge. Now, for the first time, he is putting all his expertise into one book. How To Stay Alive will teach you all of the essential skills you need to survive in the modern world. ___________ What readers are saying about How to Stay Alive: ***** 'I bought this as a gift for a friend and, I have to admit, ended up keeping it.' ***** 'This book has been a great source of information for the family, it's great for facts, can't wait to fly a plane in an emergency.' ***** 'Genuinely essential - every home should have one!' ***** 'In any emergency this is the one thing you take when you run! Could be the thing that keeps you alive.' NEVER GIVE UP, Bear's extraordinary new autobiography, is available to pre-order now

How to Stay Alive for the Rest of Your Life

Author: Joseph Nocca

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1312796405

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: N.A

View: 9479

This it the historical, humorous and inspiring autobiography of the legally-blind son of emigrant Italian parents, born and raised in the City of Yonkers during the Great Depression and the outbreak of World War II, who ultimately became a Judge.

How to Stay Alive in the Woods

Author: Bradford Angier

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0684831015

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 292

View: 2296

Practical advice for campers and hikers who must find food, water, warmth and shelter when lost or stranded

How to Stay Alive as Long as You Live

Author: Robert H. Spain

Publisher: Dimensions for Living

ISBN: 9780687179428

Category: Religion

Page: 148

View: 1410

In conversational language, Robert H. Spain presents specific advice for Christians who want to live as God would have them live, and offers suggestions on how to find meaning in life, handle life's detours, manage loneliness, and achieve genuine happiness.

How to Survive Mercury Retrograde

Author: Bernie Ashman

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 0738747416

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 240

View: 350

Go beyond the fear and negativity of retrograde periods and achieve success. Retrogrades can present unexpected opportunities when you approach them with creativity and patience. How to Survive Mercury Retrograde shows you how to be better prepared for retrograde cycles and handle those areas of life that are most commonly affected. Discover the answers to questions about getting married, accepting a new job, or buying a car during a retrograde period. Explore retrograde survival tips that will help you maintain focus and correct mistakes. Look up your sign and corresponding element to see how you can cope. Whether you are a student of astrology or just someone wanting to know how to survive a retrograde cycle with less stress, this book will help you navigate these challenging astrological periods. Praise: "Mr. Ashman shares what to look out for and many tips for navigating these phases in ways that can actually help us, and his extensive knowledge and expertise with astrology are clearly on display. I heartily recommend this book!"—Diane Brandon, author of Dream Interpretation for Beginners, Intuition for Beginners, and Invisible Blueprints “A welcome and much-needed antidote to the retrograde anxiety.”—Kevin B. Burk, Headmaster of The Real Astrology Academy and author of Principles of Practical Natal Astrology

How to Survive Anything

Author: Michael Fleeman

Publisher: Centennial Books

ISBN: 1951274296

Category: Reference

Page: 98

View: 4773

As we have learned with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), a major disaster can strike anywhere, anytime, and in any form. Survival depends as much on what we know as what we do. Learn the skills you need to survive. This book explores everything that man and Mother Nature can unleash, from hurricanes to blizzards, shark attacks to plane crashes, even mass shootings, nuclear assault, and pandemics. With practical advice from leading experts, how-to tips and important tasks to do right now, plus real-life stories from people who endured catastrophe and lived to tell about it, this book is a comprehensive guide on what to do before, during and after disaster. Owning this book could mean the difference between life and losing it all.

How to Survive a Horror Movie

Author: Seth Grahame-Smith

Publisher: Quirk Books

ISBN: 9781594741791

Category: Humor

Page: 184

View: 2879

Teaches readers how to cope with every kind of horror movie obstacle, from ax-wielding psychopaths to haunted Japanese VHS tapes, and is full of illustrated instructions on avoiding ghosts, serial killers, haunted cars, murderous pets, telekinetic prom queens, and countless other hazards. Original.

How to Survive a Stay in the Hospital Without Getting Killed

Author: Mary Lorrie Davis

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1412243882

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 166

View: 1192

How to Survive a Stay in the Hospital Without Getting Killed is an easy-to-understand hospital-survival guide. This handbook explains what kinds of mistakes can and do happen in the hospital and how to prevent them from happening to you. It contains inside information and secrets as told by a nurse who has worked in various hospitals and healthcare facilities in different nursing departments, in two different states, and has "been there and done that." This book will teach you how to protect yourself, from the time you arrive at the Hospital Admissions Office to the time you leave the hospital. The subjects covered include what personal information you'll be asked to provide the hospital, what a routine day in the hospital is like, the importance of not assuming anything, how to prevent being mistaken for another patient, how to talk to the doctor(s) and other healthcare workers, how to prevent medication errors, how to protect yourself from surgical mistakes, and much more. The book also contains an Index, a Glossary of Medical Terms, a Bibliography, and a list of Useful Organizations that can help you with specific problems. This street-smart guide will be useful to patients, would-be patients, and anyone with family, friends or acquaintances they want to protect from medical mistakes or errors.