This unique book addresses the basic survival skills needed to keep you alive and healthy in the woods, suburbs, and city. Each chapter focuses on a primary area of concern--water, fire, food, shelter, clothing, tools, and weapons--describing in detail practices applicable to all environments. This one-of-a-kind guide provides real solutions to life-threatening situations caused by natural or man-made disasters, as well as the challenges encountered by anyone who wants to live more independently from modern systems, for a few days or a lifetime.
About the Author
- Well-illustrated, easy-to-follow, step-by-step survival instructions
- Practical tips for anyone, anywhere, in almost any survival situation
Christopher Nyerges has instructed thousands of children and adults, on field trips, lectures, and classes in ethno-botany, on basic survival and living skills for both wilderness and the urban environment through his School of Self-Reliance. He is the editor of Wilderness Way magazine and lives in Eagle Rock, California.
Friday, August 3, 2012
How to Survive Anywhere: A Guide for Urban, Suburban, Rural, and Wilderness Environments, by Christopher Nyerges, is free in the Kindle store, courtesy of publisher Stackpole Books.
Friday, February 3, 2012
How to Survive The Hunger Games: A Brief Look at Katniss's Survival Strategy, by Lois H. Gresh, is free to pre-order in the Kindle store.
Katniss Everdeen operates in survival mode on a daily basis. How to Survive The Hunger Games explores how Katniss’s childhood experience, combined with her survival instinct, makes her the ultimate opponent in The Hunger Games.
How to Survive The Hunger Games is a chapter taken straight from The Hunger Games Companion, the ultimate companion guide to the blockbuster Hunger Games trilogy—this book is not authorized by Suzanne Collins, Scholastic Press or anyone involved in the Hunger Games movie.