Survival Hacks"F+W Media, Inc.". 2016. ISBN: 9781440593345,1440593345. 256 pages.
Turn everyday items into survival necessities! Would you be prepared if you needed to survive in the wilderness? Survival expert Creek Stewart shares his cache of practical, easy-to-follow tricks to help you transform everyday items into valuable gear that can save your life. Survival Hacks takes you step-by-step through transforming simple objects like soda tabs and plant leaves into essential survival tools. This rough-and-rugged guide covers everything from small-scale hacks, like using...
Brian's WinterRandom House Digital, Inc.. 2017. ISBN: 9780307929587,0307929582. 133 pages.
Instead of being rescued from a plane crash, as in the author's book "Hatchet," this story portrays what would have happened to Brian had he been forced to survive a winter in the wilderness with only his survival pack and hatchet.
Mallmann on FireArtisan Books. 2014. ISBN: 9781579656447,1579656447. 320 pages.
Featured on the Netflix documentary series Chef’s Table “Elemental, fundamental, and delicious” is how Anthony Bourdain describes the trailblazing live-fire cooking of Francis Mallmann. The New York Times called Mallmann’s first book, Seven Fires, “captivating” and “inspiring.” And now, in Mallmann on Fire, the passionate master of the Argentine grill takes us grilling in magical places—in winter’s snow, on mountaintops, on the beach, on the crowded streets of Manhattan, on a deserted island...
Surviving Survival: The Art and Science of ResilienceW. W. Norton & Company. 2012. ISBN: 9780393083187,0393083187. 257 pages.
Highlights the survivors of various traumas and describes their lives both before and after and offers a detailed discussion of the fear, courage and the flexibility of the spirit that drives people onward after a life-threatening experience.
Wilderness Camping & HikingPaul Tawrell. 2017. ISBN: 0974082031,9780974082035. 224 pages.
The goal of this guide is to help the reader acquire and sharpen the skills required to safely enjoy the wilderness. You will find details on how to travel, "make a camp", choose suitable equipment, and understand your environment. You will learn how to search for food and water, as well as how to take shelter from the weather and how to care for yourself if you become injured or ill while in the wilderness. Mastering these tools will ensure that you are well prepared in the case of an...