The Elite Forces Wilderness Survival Guide

Survival Skills from the World's Most Elite Military Units

Chris McNab

St. Martin's Griffin/Thomas Dunne Books

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The Elite Forces Wilderness Survival Guide introduces the core skills needed to survive in a wilderness environment. With tips and techniques based on special forces practice, the book is divided into seven convenient chapters, dealing with equipment and clothing, water and plant food, hunting and cooking, shelter and camp skills, dangers, first aid, and navigation. Clearly illustrated throughout, the book offers useful tips on a vast array of topics, including:

*packing a survival kit
*finding water
*foraging for plant food
*avoiding poisonous plants
*building a snow shelter
*making a fire plow
*tracking animals
*making a bird trap
*mountain climbing
*controlling bleeding
*finding a pulse
*navigating without a map

With more than 250 easy-to-follow artworks and handy pull-out lists of key tips, The Elite Forces Wilderness Survival Guide is the definitive pocket guide for anyone stranded in the wilderness—it could save your life.

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Chris McNab

Chris McNab is an experienced specialist in wilderness survival techniques. He has published over 20 books including How to Survive Anything, Anywhere, Special Forces Endurance Techniques, First Aid Survival Manual, and Military Survival Handbook. McNab has also acted as an editorial consultant on several other survival titles. In his home country of Wales, UK, he provides instruction on wilderness hunting techniques.

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The Elite Forces Wilderness Survival Guide
Survival Skills from the World's Most Elite Military Units
Chris McNab

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St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin/Thomas Dunne Books
September 2011
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312591441
ISBN10: 0312591446
5 x 7 inches, 320 pages, Includes 200 black-and-white illustrations throughout
$19.99
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