Books tagged: wilderness survival

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Survival Skills 101: Overcome Any Situation You Might Face in the Wild
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by BT Elite. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
A complete guide to survival in any situation! Stuck in the car during a snowstorm! Lost in the wilderness! How to make fire without matches, how to purify water, how to build a shelter with whatever, what plants are safe to eat! How to overcome fear and focus on survival! You never know what will happen, but why not be prepared? Get and read this book today for the tips and strategies inside!
Montana Midnight
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against a background of national unrest, "Montana Midnight" paints a tense and often humorous portrait of a town caught in a fiery clash between environmental militants and corporate kingpins. Jackpine is the kind of town where every character knows everyone else. And Nathan Chambers is a young veteran with an expectant wife. Naturally, he gets the job of keeping the peace —a very dangerous job.
Knowledge For The Outdoors
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Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
This is a sample only. For more information visit www.knowledgefortheoutdoors.com An encyclopedia of outdoor skills and primitive technology. A step by step instruction manual. Skills ranging from surviving the unexpected night out, to extended treks. Detailed illustrations.
Secrets of Bow & Drill Fire Starting.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This field guide is one that works! It is a short, to the point, practical look at making a fire by rubbing sticks. The author has been making and teaching this method of survival fire lighting for over two decades. The 'Trouble-Shooting' guide in this book supports the reader with many practical solutions to the problems novices and advanced practitioners find.
The Magic of Iglu Building
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
A 'to the point' field-guide on 'how to build an iglu'. This guide is the 'real thing'! From Introduction: "The iglu building skills I have learned are based on what I could gather from Inuit Elders (& friends) while living of the Arctic. In fact, many Elders were born in igloos and lived the traditional way of life before moving into communities in or around the 1950s.
Delphinus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Piter's honeymoon was off to a splendid start. He and his bride had a fancy bridal suite on a luxury spaceliner and a private view of the most beautiful aurora in the galaxy. Then it all went to hell. Narrowly escaping the spaceliner's destruction in a cargo shuttle, he, his bride, and five others crash onto an un-colonized moon, where they have to figure out how to survive until rescue.
Wilderness Rhythms: Playing music to enhance the nature experience
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A well written work that captures important aspects of the wilderness experience and of playing music to enhance it. Through his journaling, the author uncovers a state of expanded awareness that can be reached regularly and quickly. The author’s knowledge of traditional survival skills and lore offer much insight throughout. A must read for nature and music enthusiasts!
Study Guide: Hatchet (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 64. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Gary Paulsen’s "Hatchet," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap™ Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Testament
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
After creating Rambo in his debut novel, First Blood, David Morrell wrote Testament. Its publisher called it “almost unbearably involving.” Hunted by a powerful enemy, a man and his family flee their home and civilization. This thriller classic influenced many later thriller authors. It is not for the faint of heart. This special e-book edition has been newly revised and updated.
The Bivouac Handbook (A No-Nonsense Guide to Austere Wildnerness Camping)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
The Bivouac Handbook is a practical, no-nonsense guide to austere wilderness camping. It was developed for extreme hunters, backcountry anglers and serious trekkers whose primary goals in the outdoors include something other than “camping for camping’s sake.” Written by veteran outdoor writer and editor Rob Reaser, The Bivouac Handbook shows you to go farther and do more with less.