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Ultimate Survival Manual : Outdoor Life: 333 Skills That Will Get You Out Alive (Paperback) (Richard

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Whether you’re lost in the woods, facing an armed insurrection, or preparing for a hurricane, the experts atOutdoor Life magazine are the people you want on your side. This book is the one you need if you want to protect your family, save yourself, and prevail over any danger.Your Go-To Guide for Surviving AnythingGET READY, GET SET, SURVIVE!You're lost in the woods without food or water. Confronted by an armed assailant in the dead of night. Forced to outrun a deadly tornado. Don't worry -The Ultimate Survival Manual has you covered.Out in the Wild From navigating with a compass to fending off a mountain lion, learn to prevail in the forests, deserts, and open oceans like an expert outdoorsman.During a Disaster Whether it's a towering tsunami or a blazing wildfire, bad things happen every day. Know what to do when the going gets tough.In an Urban Crisis Arm yourself with the latest self-defense moves, weapons tips, and home-protection tactics, plus crucial strategies for handling bad guys and bad situations at home and abroad.
When disaster strikes, time is of the essence. The people who survive are those who know what to do... they have their earthquake kits packed, their travel essentials saved, their family prepared, and their cars gassed up and ready to go. Everyone wants to believe that they are that person-the one who would prevail whether they found themselves facing a tornado, an angry bear, or a revolution in a third-world country. Filled with clear, concise instructions, helpful diagrams, essential checklists, and inspirational first-person stories, this book is a fascinating armchair read that might just save the reader's life. Sprinkled throughout are real-life "extreme survival" stories of amazing feats ("I Punched a Tiger in the Face!") that inform and entertain. Even if the most terrifying thing you've ever survived is a traffic jam on the 205, this book is a must-read.

This book will feature disaster survival scenarios in a number of international situations.


TOC:

Urban Survival

1. Situational Awareness Basics
2. What They Did Right: 9/11 Survival Stories, America's Heroes
3. Street Smarts: Stay Safe in the Big City
4. It Happened to Me: I Fought Off a Madman
5. Hand-to-Hand Combat Techniques
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Disaster Survival

1. Wild Weather: What to Watch For
2. Terrifying Twisters: Survive a Tornado
3. By the Numbers: How Safe is Your City from Extreme Weather
4. When the Floodwaters Are Rising
5. Sandbag Essentials
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Wilderness Survival

1. Make It Through a Night in the Woods
2. Signal Rescuers the Right Way
3. What they Did Wrong: The Kim Family Tragedy
4. Basic Tracking Skills
5. By the Numbers: The Most Dangers Places on Earth
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Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Sports + Recreation
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Richard Johnson
Language: English
Street Date: May 15, 2012
TCIN: 14035252
UPC: 9781616282189
Item Number (DPCI): 247-07-2687

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