Revised to reflect the most recent in survival knowledge and technology, and covering new topics including urban survival and terrorism, the internationally bestselling SAS Survival Handbook may be the definitive resource for those campers, hikers, and outdoor adventurers. From basic campcraft and navigation to fear management and techniques for coping with just about any disaster, this complete course includes:
Being prepared: Understanding basic survival skills, like reading the next wind storm, and preparation essentials, for example a pocket survival kit.
Making camp: Finding the best location, constructing the correct shelter, organizing camp, staying warm, and creating tools.
Food: What to eat, what things to avoid, how to find it, approaches to prepare it.
First aid: A comprehensive course in emergency/wilderness medicine, including how you can maximize survival in every climate or when injured.
Disaster survival: How to react when confronted with natural disasters and hostile situations—and the ways to survive if all services and supplies are take off.
Self-defense: Arming yourself with basic hand-to-hand combat techniques.
Security: Protecting your loved ones and property from intrusion, break-ins, and theft.
Climate & terrain: Overcoming any location, through the tropics to your poles, through the desert towards the mountains and sea.