Show me how to survive : the handbook for the modern hero

Pred, Joseph

Joseph Pred

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166 pages : colour illustrations A Show Me Now book. (Colophon) From the editors of Outdoor Life magazine. (Cover) Summary: Stave off hyena attacks, light a fire with chocolate, and outride an avalanche with How to Survive: The Handbook for the Modern Hero. This entirely illustrated step-by-step guide teaches readers the ins and outs of survival, from life-saving first aid to extreme wilderness-conquering tactics. Outdoors enthusiasts and safety gurus alike need look no further than How to Survive a practical hands-on guidebook that will help you conquer any situation with cheeky humor and simplified instructions, including tutorials on how to: - Survive a shipwreck - Spot and treat a concussion - Prepare for social collapse - Catch backyard game - Navigate out of a swamp - Use a fire plank - Drive on black ice - Catch a fish bare-handed - Fill sandbags correctly - Wrap a sling - Spike an assailant Presented in the bold new visual style of the award-winning Show Me How series, drawing on the best of information technology and graphic-novel communication, this is an innovative reference book that can and will be enjoyed as a work of art and as a quirky, thoughtful gift. From basic first aid to battling wild animals, 175 things every modern-day survivor needs to know--one step at a time. (Books in Print) Outdoor life (Magazine)
location:NF book
dewey:613.6
call #:PRE
ISBN:9781616281328
published:2011
bar code:30179
replace fee:36.5
Subjects
Survival
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