If you have ever desired a good, solid introduction to basic general survival, look no further than the information provided on this page!
Ultimate Survival Skills has succeeded in amassing a unique collection of general survival information – ideal for people of all skill levels, including basic, intermediate and advanced.
Whether you desire information for emergency preparedness, you plan on taking an extended hiking or camping trip, or you are simply a die-hard survivalist at heart, these valuable resources present survival information in an easy to understand format.
Many of your questions will be answered, including:
• What should I know about surviving in cold climates?
• What personal clothing and equipment should I consider wearing?
• What tents and heating supplies are necessary?
• What should I know about survival first-aid?
• What type of general checklist should I have before going camping?
• What should I know about urban survival techniques?
• What survival information does the U.S. military supply to their troops?
• How can I effectively determine wind-chill?
• If a doomsday scenario happens, will my family and I survive?
• What are common doomsday myths?
And much more!
The U.S. Army’s Soldier’s Handbook for Individual Operations and Survival in Cold-Weather Areas is a detailed 80-page resource that is a must-read for anyone looking to visit cold climates or someone who is worried about emergency winter preparedness techniques.
The U.S. Marine Corps Winter Survival Course Handbook highlights 187 pages of valuable knowledge, including survival kits, water procurement, building adequate shelters, starting fires, building traps and snares, survival fishing, field tools, winter tracking methods, survival medicine and even avalanche and ice hazard precautions.
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This ten page desert survival manual covers a wide range of topics to help anyone in the desert to stay safe and alive. It cannot detail survival rules for every situation; however, it can reinforce basic common sense rules for the not so familiar travelers in this hostile environment.
This 646-page Army survival field manual provides a detailed introduction as well as basic, intermediate and advanced wilderness emergency survival preparedness information.
This U.S. military army survival handbook guide explains basic survival techniques for cold-weather areas, including how to build an arctic tent, rations, hypothermia and much, much more!
Don’t leave it up to chance help; make sure to use this car emergency kit list to create a complete emergency kit for every car in your family. . Make a car emergency kit for every car in your family.
This lengthy guide discusses doomsday myths, including the top 23 myths associated with the much-hyped 2012 apocalypse predictions. Quell your anxiety and learn more today.
This extensively written and well illustrated emergency survival military handbook was written for all branches of the US military service to assist in a survival situation.
Learn where to store and house your camping necessities. This essential camping checklist guide lists basic supplies and the best areas to store them for easy access.
This three page document with photos shows how to take simple household items such as tin cans, a bathing cap and adhesive tape and make an emergency gas mask that could spell the difference between life and death in a situation that involved a deadly gas.
This easy to read and well illustrated 11 page booklet explores finding out how to survive in the woods. It is filled with all kinds of great information from people who know how to walk the talk.
This informative 187-page United States Marine Corp handbook guide teaches basic, intermediate and advanced winter wilderness survival techniques. A must read for emergency preparedness!
This United States Marine Corps field manual highlights wilderness survival, detailing different survival climates, terrains, supplies, necessities and useful skills.
This simple one page document gives the traveler into desert regions some good common sense advice on the many things you can do to prepare yourself for surviving in the desert.
This 97-page guide explains basic wilderness survival and includes a special introduction to survival psychology. In stressful circumstances it is not uncommon for people to become unnerved and forget their knowledgeable survival skills.
This very thorough 32 page guide to survival covers what precautions a family can do to prepare for any kind of natural or man-made disaster.
This complete 233 page survival manual, which includes illustrated guides, covers all the bases when it comes to survival under any and all conditions.
This informative two page document will tell you everything you need to know about NOAA Weather Radio including how to find the station and what kinds of radios can receive it.
This valuable 186-page urban survival guide resource explains the differences between rural and urban survival techniques, including how city-dwellers can be prepared for emergency situations.
This lengthy US Army Survival Guide provides a wealth of information for survivalists and people who are looking for emergency preparedness manuals. Detailing a variety of conditional factors, including climates and terrains, this guide is a must read!
This easy to read, simple windchill chart explains how to mathematically calculate windchill based on formulas, including how to determine length of exposure for frostbite occurs.
Learn what winter skills are necessary and helpful for surviving Montana's frigid, chilly winters. This information is excellent for emergency preparedness in all cold climate areas!
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We have evolved a lot in past centuries but if we look a bit closer we notice that somewhere we are still bounded by myths and taboos. 100 Ways to Avoid Dying is essentially a list of 100 myths and taboos on everyday situations, if observed would result in living a longer life. So read on if you are a believer or just for fun!
The complete Survival Checklist is an amazing resource for any survivalist as this text comprises listing of all the items that a survivalist may require in extreme conditions. The items in this listing are grouped under food, water, clothing, tools, medical supplies, storage etc. A complete resource for anyone who wants to assemble their own survival related items for unfavorable times.
Most of us have very specific lives that we lead and we don’t often think about survival skills in everyday living. But the truth of the matter is that any day could be the day when your life is put to the ultimate test. It doesn’t have to be something sinister, such as terrorism, to [...]
This Earthquake Survival Guide: What to do Before, During & After a Quake provides techniques that would help you to identify potential vulnerabilities and plan to deal with earthquake situation ahead of time, protecting property and lessening the chances of severe injury. This guide will show you what to do before, during, after, inspecting utilities in damaged home and more!
How to Survive in the Jungle supplies with all tidings that you need to know on how can you stay alive in wilderness. Here you are going to find a lot of information on jungle food, animals, tools, poisons, illness and remedies. A must read for any survivalist.
It’s not like anyone plans on getting lost outdoors, or to need some of the most basic outdoor survival skills, but life happens and in our modern culture, too many things are taken for granted by far too many people. Ask just about any average city dweller what they would do if they found themselves [...]
I’m sure you’ve heard of the 11 year old girl who got lost in the woods for 4 nights. This bit of news got national attention: Nadia Bloom: I ate ‘spongy plants’ while lost in the woods While people are very happy that she survived the ordeal, we can safely say that she just got [...]
Everywhere you turn these days, it seems that the end of the world is coming. The Mayan calendar predicted that the end would come in 2012. Nostradamus decried that the year 2000 A.D. would be the beginning of the last generation of mankind on earth. The bible talks about Armageddon. With all of the news [...]
In The 10 Essentials for Surviving we supply you with information on survival equipments and tools to carry all the times so you can make your way home safely even in the most unusual situations. Read on to learn about the basic items that should be included in a wilderness survival kit.
The following list is not to be considered cast in concrete - each survivalist should customize his or her own kit for the barest minimum of supplies. Note that the first three items are for finding your way, the second three are for your protection, and the last four are for emergencies.
You might have sat around with your friends one Friday evening, drinking beers and talking about women or sports or some other topic that piques men’s interest the most, and perhaps the topic about what you might do if you ever faced the daunting challenge of facing the ultimate survival test comes up. Bravado will [...]
It goes without saying that wilderness survival skills are important for anyone who enjoys the outdoors, hiking through the woods, or trekking into mountainous terrain. There are courses and books that anyone can read and get a leg up on a potential disaster that could strike at any time. Yet how many of us really [...]