Tom Brown's Field Guide To Wilderness Survival by Tom BrownTom Brown's Field Guide To Wilderness Survival by Tom Brown

Tom Brown's Field Guide To Wilderness Survival

byTom Brown, Brandt Morgan

Paperback | April 15, 1987

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Here, in one essential volume, are the basics of wilderness survival. The most ancient and important skills, preserved for generations, are presented in a simple, easy-to-use format with clear illustrations and instructions. A complete must-have companion to the great outdoors.

* How to build natural shelters in plains, woods, or deserts
* How to get safe drinking water from plants, trees, the sun, or Earth Herself
* How to make fire without matches and maintain it in any weather
* How to find, stalk, kill, and prepare animals for food
* The "big four" edible plants, and hundreds of others useful for both nutrition and medicine

Tom Brown, Jr. began to learn hunting and tracking at the age of eight under the tutelage of an Apache elder, medicine man, and scout in Toms River, New Jersey, and is the author of 16 books on nature. Recently, he was the technical advisor on The Hunted, a major motion picture starring Tommy Lee Jones and Benecio Del Toro.   In 1978, ...
Title:Tom Brown's Field Guide To Wilderness SurvivalFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9 × 5.97 × 0.72 inPublished:April 15, 1987Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0425105725

ISBN - 13:9780425105726

Appropriate for ages: 18 - 18

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Tom Brown Jr.’s Field Guide: Wilderness Survival offers practical and comprehensive advice on problems that can arise outdoors. Tom Brown and Brandt Morgan present tips on building shelters, finding or making drinking water, building fires without matches, finding food and using plants for food and medicine. This useful guide includes helpful illustrations by Heather Bolyn.