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    Show Me How to Survive: The Handbook for the Modern Hero (Paperback) By (author) Joseph Pred, Edited by Outdoor Life Magazine

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    DescriptionStave off hyena attacks, light a fire with chocolate, and outride an avalanche with "How to Survive: The Handbook for the Modern Hero." This entirely illustrated step-by-step guide teaches readers the ins and outs of survival, from life-saving first aid to extreme wilderness-conquering tactics. Outdoors enthusiasts and safety gurus alike need look no further than "How to Survive" a practical hands-on guidebook that will help you conquer any situation with cheeky humor and simplified instructions, including tutorials on how to: - Survive a shipwreck - Spot and treat a concussion - Prepare for social collapse - Catch backyard game - Navigate out of a swamp - Use a fire plank - Drive on black ice - Catch a fish bare-handed - Fill sandbags correctly - Wrap a sling - Spike an assailant Presented in the bold new visual style of the award-winning Show Me How series, drawing on the best of information technology and graphic-novel communication, this is an innovative reference book that can and will be enjoyed as a work of art and as a quirky, thoughtful gift. From basic first aid to battling wild animals, 175 things every modern-day survivor needs to know--one step at a time. Packed with useful hands-on tutorials, "How to Survive" is a real-life resource that can turn anyone into an expert in any situation.

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    Show Me How to Survive
    The Handbook for the Modern Hero
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Joseph Pred, Edited by Outdoor Life Magazine
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 174
    Width: 201 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 612 g
    ISBN 13: 9781616281328
    ISBN 10: 1616281324

    BIC subject category V2: GBC
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ADV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T2.0
    Ingram Subject Code: RB
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    DC22: 613.6/9
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    DC21: 613.69
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Merchandise Category: REF
    B&T General Subject: 680
    Libri: I-RB
    BIC subject category V2: VS
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: WSZV
    DC22: 613.69
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    LC subject heading:
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24490
    BISAC V2.8: REF015000
    BIC subject category V2: VFB
    B&T Approval Code: A37384000
    BISAC V2.8: HEA021000, SPO030000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: GF86 .P74 2011
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations, colour line drawings
    Outdoor Life
    Imprint name
    Outdoor Life
    Publication date
    06 July 2011
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Author Information
    Joseph Pred (San Francisco, CA) is a trained EMT, firefighter, and disaster-management specialist whose expertise also encompasses public health, outdoor survival, and firearms safety. He is the head of all public safety and emergency services for the annual Burning Man festival, an ongoing experiment in outdoor survival. "Outdoor Life" magazine draws upon over 100 years of the magazine s authority in all things outdoorsman plus author Joseph Pred s extensive knowledge in emergency response and first aid. "Outdoor Life" provides monthly articles on hunting and fishing, wilderness savvy, and guns and gear to a readership of 800,000.