The original survival handbook - the choice of both survival expert
and novice, this book is the international bestseller which in the 20
years since it was first published has been often imitated but never
Written by ex-SAS survival expert John 'Lofty' Wiseman; based on the most recent training techniques of the Special Air Service - the world's most famous elite fighting force; and updated by survival specialists, this book provides unrivalled advice about how to survive outdoors, on land, or at sea, in any weather, in any part of the world - whatever your survival situation.
Updated contents include:
Be prepared - The latest, most resilient, resourceful and eco-friendly must-have kit
On the move - Up-to-date navigation technologies such as GPS are discussed and explained
Health - The current understanding relating to the body's coping mechanisms in extreme circumstances is expertly applied to survival
Disasters - Increasingly-changing environmental conditions are addressed: what to do in the face of flash flooding or fast-spreading fire
Bushcraft - How to be self sufficient and survive in unfamiliar terrain over an indefinite period of time
About The Author
John 'Lofty' Wiseman served for 26 years with the Special Air Service and was its chief survival instructor. He remains the foremost authority on SAS training techniques for civilians and his TV appearances include on Lenny Henry's Big Amazon Adventure.
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 5th March 2009
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 13.7 x 2.5
Weight (kg): 0.806