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  • Published: 15 June 2010
  • ISBN: 9781905026654
  • Imprint: Channel 4
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $45.00
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Living Wild

The Ultimate Guide to Scouting and Fieldcraft




The complete guide to living in the wild from the ultimate survival expert

Bear Grylls shares the secrets of his years of fieldcraft in the ultimate guide to how to live outdoors. Learn about:

Hidden Dangers - What to look out for; the pitfalls that the seasoned field professional would know to avoid, because danger rarely announces its presence.

Bear’s Secret Scouting Tips - Advice that only someone who has spent extended periods of time living in the wild can offer – lessons learnt the hard way!

Real-life Camp-Fire Stories - Short tales, mostly from Special Forces soldiers and past and present explorers, which illustrate the importance of learning from others’ mistakes and good fortunes!

Training Exercises - Ways of getting your skills up to scratch before going out into the field. Train hard, fight easy.

Improvising in the Field - Sometimes you don’t have the right tools with you. What to do when this happens – necessity is the mother of all invention!

It's all here, from how to pack the right gear for a trip into the wild, how to read a map properly and how to navigate the natural way. What to eat and how to build a fire to cook it. The only other thing you will need is this book!

  • Published: 15 June 2010
  • ISBN: 9781905026654
  • Imprint: Channel 4
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $45.00
Categories:

About the author

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls OBE has become known worldwide as one of the most recognized faces of survival and outdoor adventure. Trained as part of 21 SAS Regiment, Grylls went on to become one of the youngest climbers ever to reach the summit of Mount Everest. He then went on to star in seven seasons of the Discovery Channel’s Emmy Award-nominated Man vs. Wild TV series, which became one of the most watched shows on the planet, reaching an estimated 1.2 billion viewers. Since then he has gone on to host more extreme adventure TV shows across more global networks than anyone else in the world, including six seasons of the global hit Running Wild with Bear Grylls. His Running Wild guests have included President Obama, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller, Roger Federer, Julia Roberts, Prime Minister Modi of India and many other stars. His autobiography, Mud Sweat and Tears, spent fifteen weeks at Number 1 on the Sunday Times bestseller list and he has written over ninety books, selling in excess of eighteen million copies worldwide. He is an Honorary Colonel to the Royal Marines Commandos, the youngest ever UK Chief Scout, and the first ever Chief Ambassador to the World Scout Organization, representing a global family of some fifty million Scouts.

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