Be Expert With Map And Compass

Author: Bjorn Kjellstrom
Editor: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1447493079
Size: 10,96 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Be Expert With Map Compass

Author: Björn Kjellström
Editor: Macmillan Reference USA
ISBN: 9780684142708
Size: 14,86 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Bjorn Kjellstrom offers an introduction to basic orienteering skills with this guide. Includes black-and-white illustrations throughout.

Land Navigation Handbook

Author: W. S. Kals
ISBN: 9780871563316
Size: 15,15 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 562

Explains how to use a compass and a topographic map to stay on course and measure distances while hiking in wilderness areas

More Everyday Wisdom

Author: Karen Berger
Editor: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898868999
Size: 15,71 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 528

Gathers practical advice, timesaving tips, and problem solving techniques ranging from planning and packing to field repairs and emergency improvisation.


Author: Erik Sherman
Editor: Apress
ISBN: 1430206802
Size: 11,92 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 276

* This is the only book out on a phenomenon that has been growing at exponential rates since its introduction in 2000: hundreds of thousands of people participate. * Geocaching has received wide coverage on television, radio, newspapers, and magazines—it is particularly popular with extreme sports and high-tech aficionados. * Teaches navigation techniques, including GPS, compass, and map; offers effective strategies for geocaching tournaments and events.

Winter Recreation Safety Guide

Author: United States. Forest Service
Size: 19,42 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 323

Shadow Warriors

Author: Tom Clancy
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 9781436245708
Size: 14,53 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 480

An unconventional war requires unconventional men—the Special Forces. Green Berets • Navy SEALS • Rangers • Air Force Special Operations • PsyOps • Civil Affairs • and other special-mission units The first two Commanders books, Every Man a Tiger and Into the Storm, provided masterly blends of history, biography, you-are-there narrative, insight into the practice of leadership, and plain old-fashioned storytelling. Shadow Warriors is all of that and more, a book of uncommon timeliness, for, in the words of Lieutenant General Bill Yarborough, “there are itches that only Special Forces can scratch.” Now, Carl Stiner—the second commander of SOCOM, the U.S. Special Operations Command—and Tom Clancy trace the transformation of the Special Forces from the small core of outsiders of the 1950s, through the cauldron of Vietnam, to the rebirth of the SF in the late 1980s and 1990s, and on into the new century as the bearer of the largest, most mixed, and most complex set of missions in the U.S. military. These are the first-hand accounts of soldiers fighting outside the lines: counterterrorism, raids, hostage rescues, reconnaissance, counterinsurgency, and psychological operations—from Vietnam and Laos to Lebanon to Panama, to Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and Iraq, to the new wars of today…


Author: Adrienne Hall
Editor: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780070260276
Size: 19,18 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 506

Offers tips on equipment, clothing, supplies, cooking, physical fitness, safety, and protecting the environment