In ?Deep Survival?, Laurence Gonzalez combines hard science and powerful storytelling to illustrate the mysteries of survival, whether in the wilderness or in meeting any of life's great challenges. This gripping narrative, the first book to describe the art and science of survival, will change the way you see the world. Everyone has a mountain to climb. Everyone has a wilderness inside.
- The organization of scouting
- Signs and signaling
- Scouting games
- Description of scouting honors.
Scouts past and present will be fascinated to see how scouting has changed, as well as what has stayed the same over the years. "In these pages and throughout our organization we have made it obligatory upon our scouts that they cultivate courage, loyalty, patriotism, brotherliness, self-control courtesy, kindness to animals, usefulness, cheerfulness, cleanliness, thrift purity, and honor, no one can doubt that with such training added to his native gifts, the American boy will bin the near future, as a man, bean efficient leader in the paths of civilization and peace."--From the Preface
Now with full-color topographic maps and featuring the latest on electronic navigation, The Essential Wilderness Navigator is the clearest and most up-to-date route-finding primer available. Providing readers with exercises for developing a directional 'sixth sense, ' tips on mastering the art of map- and compass-reading, and comprehensive updates on a range of technological advances, this perennially popular guide is more indispensable than ever.
Enjoy a blast from the past with this newly released version of Betty Crocker's classic guide to dining and entertaining outdoors.An authentic reproduction of a cookbook classic from 1961, packed with retro appeal. Illustrated with delightful period line drawings and color photos, Betty Crocker's Outdoor Cooking with Betty is a charming look back at outdoor dining in the 1960s. This hardcover reprint features 200 tried-and-true recipes for barbecues, picnics, camping trips, and boating excursions-including Beef Tenderloin Roast, Grilled Lobster Tails, and French Fried Onion Rings-plus expert tips on barbecue equipment and techniques. There are even illustrated instructions for an authentic "Down-East" clambake. Following in the bestselling footsteps of previous Betty Crocker Facsimile Editions, this nostalgic guide to outdoor cooking and entertaining is sure to be a hit.
Return to nature each season Awake in the Wild, a quote filled, guided journal that pulls inspiration from nature as it shifts. Feel rebirth in the spring, rest in the winter, and everything between.
Unplug from the overwhelming digital age and let this beautifully illustrated journal guide you through the seasons and record your thoughts and reflections on nature. Awake in the Wild is a keepsake journal that features passages connected to what is occurring in nature, questions to spur self-reflection, and space to capture your inner voice as the world shifts around you.
Fall exemplifies rethinking and self-improvement, featuring ways to reflect on what you have learned and how you can grow as a person both spiritually and intellectually. Winter focuses on hibernation and finding quiet peace. As in the natural world, taking a break and finding peace is important to happiness and calm.
Awake in the Wild features the magical, fairy-tale-like illustrations of Romanian artist Madalina Andronic. These beautiful and charming visuals facilitate meditation, allowing you to deepen your connection with nature.
Top outdoor and nature writers share favorite tales of life in the woods, fields, waters and wilds of Minnesota. Featuring: Bob Cary, Sam Cook, Jim Klobuchar, Dennis Anderson, Steve Grooms, Peter Leschek, Richard Massey, Kent Cowgill, Sigurd Olson, Doug Stange, Shawn Perich and 17 others.
Looking for ways to heat up your love life? Sex in a Tent will show you how to toss aside your bed sheets and discover your wild side outside. You'll find it's good for your sex life--and your relationship too
In this penetrating guide to what really goes on behind the tent flap (or under a tree, or in a canoe), author Michelle Waitzman reveals her tips from her years of experience "playing the field" in the backcountry.
Filled with illustrations, positions, games, tricks, and stories from dozens of outdoor lovers, this book will inspire you to leave your bedroom behind in favor of the orgasmic opportunities for love, sex, and adventure in the great outdoors.
"I don't know how I ever had sex in a tent without this guide Essential."
"Smart and funny."
--Rosie Fernandez, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation