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Equipped to Survive: How to Choose and Use Essential Survival Gear
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Equipped to Survive is an outdoor survival guide that focuses on survival gear and ensures that you travel into the wilderness properly equipped and knowing how to use it.
Contains fourteen sections, each dealing with a specific area of wilderness survival, including Cutting and Digging, Fire and Cooking, Navigation, Communications and Signaling, Climbing, and First Aid.
Covers all aspects of selection, maintenance and usage, with background information, clear instructions, and a mixture of diagrams and color photographs.
About the Author
Bob Holtzman is a writer and editor living in Maine in the northeast corner of the US. He is the author of Wilderness Survival Skills: How to Stay Alive in the Wild with Just a Knife and Your Wits. He maintains the blog Indigenous Boats (www.indigenousboats.com) and has edited books on outdoor skills and boating for Ragged Mountain Press and International Marine/McGraw-Hill.
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