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Survival Guide for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
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Super storm Sandy ripped up the eastern seaboard of the United States, leaving death and destruction in its path. While everyone knew the storm's path, and when it would strike, people and the community as a whole were caught off guard by the devastation. Super storm sandy provides an example of why preparing for the worst-case scenario is the prudent path to take.
JenTil
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A short memoir of a father introducing his daughter to backpacking on the Appalachian Trail.
The Tenderfoot's Guide to Family Camping
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Revised for 2011 from the hit, 1999, paperback edition, The Tenderfoot's Guide to Family Camping has been updated with all the latest information to painlessly get the novice, tenderfoot family camper off the couch and into the woods. Take a copy along on your phone or e-reading device.
Summit Mt. Whitney
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Hello I’m Peter Scott author & videographer, I combine eBooks with videography to provide some cool visuals that’ll help plan your summit to Mt. Whitney. I created this book, forgive the expression “with a beginners mind” I've included a complete plan of: Food, equipment, clothes durations & maps and much more. The plan is to summit in 4 days to acclimate to the elevations and enjoy the scenery.
Fire By Friction: The Wood Bow Fire Drill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Applied Sciences
Learn the proper way to create fire by friction using the primitive technology technique of the Wood Bow Fire Drill. This is one of the ancient methods of producing a glowing ember that you then nurture into a flame by rubbing sticks together. As an added bonus, this eBook also contains the proper way to build a fire and some advance techniques including the Hand Drill.
Rookies in the Wild
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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A journey into the wilderness will reconstitute a lost soul. At least that's the theory. But when a newly unemployed dad decides to take his teenage son on a life-affirming backpacking trip along the Pacific Crest Trail, he unleashes deep-rooted fears of the unknown. Cougars, Bigfoot, and iliotibial syndrome are con-conspirators in this true comic misadventure set in the Trinity Alps Wilderness.
Backpacking Gear that My Son and I Use
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
This EBook is a reference of what my oldest son and I use. You need to do your own research and find out what works for you. This EBook will give you information on what works for us and you can use it to evaluate what you think might work for you.