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The 2 Oz. Backpacker: A Problem Solving Manual for Use in the Wilds

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Publisher Comments:

This featherweight little book will keep you out of trouble in the wilds by helping you make decisions like a veteran wilderness traveler. It will help you get the most from the food and gear you carry on your back, making your trip safer, more comfortable and, above all, more fun.

HOW TO...make quick repairs to packs, boots, tents, beds and stoves...choose and develop a campsite for maximum comfort and shelter...deal with emergencies, storms and other difficulties...treat blisters, hypothermia, sunburn, bleeding, elevation sickness, etc... keep snug, dry, comfortable and warm in heavy weather.

PLUS TIPS ON fire building, cooking, water treatment, getting found when lost, hiking, climbing, cross-country and route-finding techniques.

Synopsis:

An evergreen backpacking classic from the 70's.

About the Author

The author of several books ROBERT S. WOOD has written on subjects ranging from trout fishing to medicine to philosophy, always searching for ways to better his life. An avid outdoorsman and traveler, Robert makes his home half-the-year in California, the other in Arizona.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780898150704
Author:
Wood, Robert S.
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Author:
Wood, Robert S.
Location:
Berkeley, Calif. :
Subject:
Hiking
Subject:
Camping
Subject:
Backpacking
Subject:
Outdoors - Camping and Hiking
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19820531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
6.45x4.23x.45 in. .22 lbs.

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