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The survival manual, Ken Griffiths

Label
The survival manual
Title
The survival manual
Statement of responsibility
Ken Griffiths
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Every year, ordinary people find themselves facing extraordinary, life-threatening survival situations brought about by hostile encounters, adverse weather or freak accidents. The methods and techniques used by survivors in remote regions, or on city streets, can easily be learned and adapted to suit every life-threatening situation. Written by a world-leading expert, The Survival Manual discusses and reveals all the skills you will ever need. The subjects covered include the psychology of survival, shelter and food, as well as tips on the mental and emotional resilience required in the face of adversity. Illustrated throughout with specially commissioned illustrations, the information contained within The Survival Manual will remain invaluable throughout your life
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffiths, Ken
Dewey number
613.6/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GF86
LC item number
.G75 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Natural disasters
  • Preparedness
  • First aid in illness and injury
  • First aid in illness and injury
  • Natural disasters
  • Preparedness
  • Survival
Label
The survival manual, Ken Griffiths
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Learn the skills for coping in any extreme situation"--Cover
  • "The material in this book was previously published in The essential survival guide"--Page facing title page
  • "Text copyright ©2002 Ken Griffiths. Design and layout copyright ©c2007 Carlton Books Limited"--Page facing title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Survival -- The psychology of self-defence -- Communication -- Developing awareness -- Shelters and shelter-building -- Cold climates -- Surviving cold, wet conditions -- Surviving in hot conditions -- Surviving water -- Surviving fire -- Street survival -- Self-defence -- Basic defence stance -- Acts of terror -- Navigation on land -- Search and rescue -- Attracting attention -- International distress signalling -- The body's needs -- Cooking fires -- Cooking methods -- Primitive equipment -- Hunting and trapping -- What to eat -- Edible/medicinal plants -- Surviving a hitchhike -- Travelling by car -- Travelling by air and sea -- Escape and evasion -- First aid -- The final word : death
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781780974149
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
1364289
System control number
  • qbo01364289
  • (OCoLC)828495645
Label
The survival manual, Ken Griffiths
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Learn the skills for coping in any extreme situation"--Cover
  • "The material in this book was previously published in The essential survival guide"--Page facing title page
  • "Text copyright ©2002 Ken Griffiths. Design and layout copyright ©c2007 Carlton Books Limited"--Page facing title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Survival -- The psychology of self-defence -- Communication -- Developing awareness -- Shelters and shelter-building -- Cold climates -- Surviving cold, wet conditions -- Surviving in hot conditions -- Surviving water -- Surviving fire -- Street survival -- Self-defence -- Basic defence stance -- Acts of terror -- Navigation on land -- Search and rescue -- Attracting attention -- International distress signalling -- The body's needs -- Cooking fires -- Cooking methods -- Primitive equipment -- Hunting and trapping -- What to eat -- Edible/medicinal plants -- Surviving a hitchhike -- Travelling by car -- Travelling by air and sea -- Escape and evasion -- First aid -- The final word : death
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781780974149
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
1364289
System control number
  • qbo01364289
  • (OCoLC)828495645

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
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