The Rough Guide to Travel Survival is the essential field manual for every adventurous traveller, or those that just want to feel a little safe while away. This book is arranged into easy-to-read chapters covering preparation, basic travel, survival strategies, environment-specific situations (arctic and mountain, sea, political hotspots, natural disaster, desert, jungle) with easy-to-follow diagrams throughout. Each of the main chapters has step-by-step, practical advice for all situations, in all environments, from surviving an avalanche or navigating in the desert to coping with an ambush or a hostage situation. The book concludes with a set of comprehensive and indispensable appendices packed with instructions, from first aid to making a fire.This portable, easy-to-follow field manual is designed to bridge that treacherous gap between when you first run into trouble and when ... But there is a basic strategy, a checklist of sorts that experienced survivalists will run through. ... Statistically, youa#39;re most likely to use this guide because youa#39;ve got lost, lost mobility because of an injury, experienced extreme weather conditions, got caught off guard by nightfall, wandered into an unsafe part of a city, or your vehiclea#39;s broken down.
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to Travel Survival|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides UK - 2005-11-24|