OVERRIDE

The Survivor Manual

An Official Book of the Hit CBS Television Show

Introducton by Mark Burnett

St. Martin's Griffin

The Survivor Manual is the real deal--based on techniques taught to the U.S. Armed Forces and tested in actual survival situations over decades, the information in this book could help you beat any weather condition, any circumstance, any odds. This fully illustrated guide will show you how to:

--find direction and orienteer
--perform first aid
--travel over every type of terrain from glaciers to quicksand
--identify edible plants
--fish and trap
--spot poisonous plants and snakes
--withstand a blizzard
--build a raft
--construct a shelter
--live through an avalanche
--survive in groups
--and much, much more

CBS' "Survivor" is the most successful new television show of the 21st century. Mark Burnett is the show's Executive Producer along with creator Charlie Parsons.

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The Survivor Manual
CHAPTER ONEThe Psychology of SurvivalNo one can ever be fully prepared for a survival situation. If you are lucky, you may have access to a survival kit, a rifle, or an axe. If you are smart, you are already well versed in the skills and techniques that will be described in this manual. But no matter how lucky or skillful you might be, to find yourself suddenly isolated in a desolate area of the world is a shock to the entire human system--emotionally and mentally, as well as physically. It is important to understand the psychology of survival as well as its techniques.THE
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  • Introducton by Mark Burnett

  • Mark Burnett is the creator and producer of the CBS hit television show, Survivor.
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The Survivor Manual

An Official Book of the Hit CBS Television Show

Introducton by Mark Burnett

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