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Title:
Living off the land
Author:
McNab, Chris, 1970-
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Publication Information:
Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
192 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
"An illustrated guide to tracking, building traps, constructing shelters, toolmaking, finding water, foraging for food, and much more"--Cover.

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781585745241
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A comprehensive guide to surviving and thriving on various terrains


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
1 Basic Principlesp. 8
2 Finding Waterp. 25
3 Survival Food - Plant Sourcesp. 44
4 Survival Food - Animal Sourcesp. 57
5 Hunting and Trappingp. 76
6 Making Fire and Cookingp. 97
7 Surviving in the Desertp. 118
8 Surviving in Arctic Climatesp. 133
9 Surviving in the Tropicsp. 146
10 Surviving Water Environmentsp. 161
11 Urban Survivalp. 178
Glossaryp. 188
Indexp. 190