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            Arctic Survival
              

            Arctic Survival (EPUB ebook)

            THE ULTIMATE SURVIVAL GUIDE for anyone who thinks they'd survive the world's most hostile environments - or at least imagine they could do.-----------------------------First issued to airmen in the 1950s, the Air Ministry's Sea Survival guide includes original and authentic emerg...ency advice to crew operating over the ocean. With original illustrations and text, these survival guides provide an insight to military survival techniques from a by-gone era. Packed with original line drawings and instruction in:- The best faces to pull to prevent frostbite and when you can expect bits of you to 'fall off', should you fail - How to build a structurally sound igloo - How to fashion a mask to prevent snowblindnessFocussing on the harshest of situations one can find oneself in, Arctic Survival is one of four reprints of The Air Ministry's emergency survival pamphlets. Others include:Jungle Survival Desert Survival Arctic Survival
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            ISBN 9781405933919
            Available in EPUB
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Released NZ 18 May 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Air Ministry Survival Guide
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            Practical Handbook of Walking & Orienteering
             

            Practical Handbook of Walking & Orienteering (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Drake, Peter G.

            • Imp. $36.50
            • $29.20
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            Deals with planning an adventure in remote territory, from budgeting and insurance to medical preparations and physical fitness. This book explains how to use a map and compass accurately, and covers many different ways to explore the great outdoors - walking, cycling, kayaking a...nd canoeing, and animal, vehicle and public transport.
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            ISBN 9781780194035
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2015
            Publisher Anness Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Basic Illustrated Map and Compass
             

            Basic Illustrated Map and Compass (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Jacobson, Cliff; Levin, Lon

            • RRP: $33.99
            • $32.29
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            • Internationally sourced

            An information-packed tool for the novice or handy reference for the veteran. Distills years of knowledge into an affordable and portable book.

            ISBN 9780762747627
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2008
            Publisher Woodslane Pty Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Basic Illustrated Series
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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            Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter and GPS

            Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter and GPS (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Burns, Bob; Burns, Mike

            Explains the methods of wilderness navigation and includes thirty practice problems.

            ISBN 9780898869538
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2004
            Publisher Woodslane Pty Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Mountaineers Outdoor Basics
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            Walking and Orienteering

            Walking and Orienteering (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Drake, Peter G.

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
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            A guide to challenging and adventurous trips in various kinds of terrain for the intrepid explorer and competition walker. It offers easy-to-follow advice on practical navigation skills: how to use a map and compass correctly; orientation using the sun, moon and stars; and unders...tanding natural navigational signs in the landscape.
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            ISBN 9781844767595
            Released NZ 15 Jun 2010
            Publisher Anness Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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            The Essential Wilderness Navigator: How to Find Your Way in the Great Outdoors, Second Edition

            The Essential Wilderness Navigator: How to Find Your Way in the Great Outdoors, Second Edition (Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Seidman, David; Cleveland, Paul

            • RRP: $49.00
            • $49.00
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            Teaches readers how to observe - to see, smell, hear, and sense the details of the environment around them. This guide includes: the basics of global positioning system (GPS) navigation and CD-ROM maps; a color section on reading topographical maps.

            ISBN 9780071361101
            Released NZ 28 Dec 2000
            Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series International Marine-RMP
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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            Map and Compass: A comprehensive guide to navigation
             

            Map and Compass: A comprehensive guide to navigation (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Hawkins, Pete

            • RRP: $41.50
            • $39.42
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            • Internationally sourced

            Guide to the art of navigation from map and compass to GPS. For complete novices and experienced hillwalkers. Explains the different tools available to help you find your way. Fully illustrated with the author's own photographs and OS and other mapping. Appendices outlining furth...er practice techniques and useful sources of information.
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            ISBN 9781852845988
            Released NZ 15 Mar 2013
            Publisher Woodslane Pty Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Finding Your Way Without Map or Compass
             

            Finding Your Way Without Map or Compass (EPUB ebook)

            By Gatty, Harold

            Useful, instructive manual shows would-be explorers, hikers, bikers, scouts, sailors, and survivalists how to find their way outdoors by observing animals, weather patterns, shifting sands, and other elements of nature.

            ISBN 9780486318936
            Available in EPUB
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Released NZ 6 May 2013
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Finding Your Way Without Map or Compass
              

            Finding Your Way Without Map or Compass (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Gatty, Harold

            • Imp. $27.99
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            Shows how to determine locations in the wilderness, in a desert, in snow-covered areas, and on the ocean, applying methods used by aboriginal peoples and early explorers.

            ISBN 9780486406138
            Released NZ 23 Dec 1998
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Discovering Orienteering
              

            Discovering Orienteering (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ferguson, Charles; Turbyfill, Robert

            • RRP: $142.99
            • $135.84
            • Save $7.15
            • Internationally sourced

            Provides an introduction to a sport that offers the chance to run cross country and test competitors against the land, the map and themselves. This title covers the basics of orienteering and establishes some historical perspective on the sport which is especially important for b...eginners who are unfamiliar with the various activities involved.
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            ISBN 9780736084239
            Released NZ 15 Mar 2013
            Publisher Human Kinetics Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
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