Smith, Cameron M., Haslett, John F.
Wilderness Survival for Dummies
A survival guide for extreme situations provides information and field-tested techniques for surviving such emergencies as being adrift on a life raft, lost in the woods, or bitten by a snake.
Part I: Stayin Alive: Basic Wilderness Survival Principles.
Chapter 1: Surviving the Wilderness.
Chapter 2: Preparing Yourself for a Survival Situation.
Chapter 3: The Psychology of Survival: Gaining the Upper Hand.
Chapter 4: Survival Style: Keeping Warm or Cool.
Chapter 5: Making Fire in the Wilderness.
Chapter 6: Home, Sweet Hut: Survival Shelters.
Chapter 7: Liquid Capital: Finding Drinking Water.
Chapter 8: Gathering and Hunting to Stay Alive in the Wilderness.
Part II: Eyeing Advanced Survival Techniques.
Chapter 9: Finding Your Way with Tools: Basic Wilderness Navigation.
Chapter 10: Looking Up to the Skies: Celestial Navigation.
Chapter 11: Trekking over Land.
Chapter 12: Signaling for Rescue.
Chapter 13: Administering First Aid.
Chapter 14: Survive or Thrive? Advanced Methods and Tools.
Part III: Surviving in Extreme Land Environments.
Chapter 15: Special Considerations for Forests and Jungles.
Chapter 16: The Big Chill: Enduring in Snowy Places.
Chapter 17: Staying Alive under the Sun.
Part IV: Surviving on the Seas, Oceans, and Great Lakes.
Chapter 18: Staying Afloat and Warm.
Chapter 19: The Great Drift: Aboard Life Rafts and Disabled Vessels.
Chapter 20: Food and Drink at Sea.
Chapter 21: Emergency Travel and Navigation at Sea.
Chapter 22: First Aid on the Water.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 23: Ten Ways to Practice Wilderness Survival Skills.
Chapter 24: Ten Quick Escapes.