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Ray Mears Outdoor Survival Handbook
Ray Mears Outdoor Survival Handbook

Ray Mears Outdoor Survival Handbook

A Guide to the Materials in the Wild and How To Use them for Food, Warmth, Shelter and Navigation


240 Pages, 6 x 9.25

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $26.95 (US $26.95)

Publication Date: April 2001

ISBN 9780091878863

Rights: US

Random House UK (Apr 2001)
Ebury Press

Price: $26.95


Ray Mears' Outdoor Survival Handbook is a book of discovery, explaining the everyday skills you need to live in and enjoy the natural world. Season by season, this unique, fully illustrated guide describes the resources and materials available in the wild and how to use them. Whether you want to spend a day, a week, or a month out of doors, Ray Mears' Outdoor Survival Handbook will help you enjoy it to the full. Packed with practical tips, insights into nature, and respect for traditional knowledge, this is a book for families, groups, and individual hikers and climbers—for everyone who enjoys outdoor life.

Author Biography

Ray Mears founded Woodlore, a school of wilderness bushcraft and survival. He is the author of Bushcraft, The Outdoor Survival Guide, Ray Mears Goes Walkabout, and Ray Mears Vanishing World.