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Native American Survival Skills: How to Make Primitive Tools and Crafts from Natural Materials

W. Ben Hunt · Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Book

W. Ben Hunt, whose Sioux name was Tasunka Witko, traveled throughout the Midwest, living with several Native American tribes, finally settling near the site of the last Sioux uprising. Here he provides step-by-step instructions and exact dimensions to make Sioux ghost shirts, Plains Indian...
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Strokes of Genius: Federer, Nadal, and the Greatest Match Ever Played

L. Jon Wertheim · Mariner Books
Format: Book

In the 2008 Wimbledon men's final, Centre Court was a stage set worthy of Shakespearean drama. Five-time champion Roger Federer was on track to take his rightful place as the most dominant player in the history of the game. He just needed to cling to his trajectory. So in the last few moments...

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Basic Illustrated Backpacking

Harry Roberts · Falcon Guides; 1st edition
Format: Book

BASIC ILLUSTRATED BACKPACKINGExpert hikers Harry Roberts and Russ Schneider take readers step-by-step through planning a trip for each skill level, selecting the proper gear and provisions including the right boots, how to find you way through wilderness, prepare a good meal, and much more.,
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Twelve Mighty Orphans: The Inspiring True Story of the Mighty Mites Who Ruled Texas Football

Jim Dent · St. Martin's Griffin; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Jim Dent, author of the New York Times bestselling The Junction Boys, returns with his most powerful story of human courage and determination.

More than a century ago, a school was constructed in Fort Worth, Texas, for the purpose of housing and educating the orphans...

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Bowhunting Tactics That Deliver Trophy Bucks

Steve Bartylla · Stoeger Publishing Company
Format: Paperback

Bowhunting Tactics that Deliver Trophies looks at the nuts and bolts of the best strategies and tactics you need to bow-hunt public-land whitetails with consistent success Expert bowhunter Steve Bartylla explains how to make hard work and understanding of whitetail behavior pay big dividends...
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The Mechanical Horse: How the Bicycle Reshaped American Life

Margaret Guroff · University of Texas Press
Pages: 216
Format: Print book

With cities across the country adding miles of bike lanes and building bike-share stations, bicycling is enjoying a new surge of popularity in America. It seems that every generation or two, Americans rediscover the freedom of movement, convenience, and relative affordability of the bicycle....
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Wilderness Survival Handbook: Primitive Skills for Short-Term Survival and Long-Term Comfort

Michael Pewtherer · McGraw-Hill; 1 edition

An essential guide to everything you need to stay sheltered, fed, healthy, and safe in the backcountry Organized around the six essentials of survival (shelter, water, food, fire, comfort and health, and navigation), Wilderness Survival Handbook covers 100 skills and techniques, including...
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Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival

Peter Stark · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 366
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of The Lost City of Z and Skeleton in the Zahara, Astoria is the thrilling, true-adventure tale of the 1810 Astor Expedition, an epic, now forgotten, three-year journey to forge an American empire on the Pacific Coast. Peter Stark offers a harrowing saga in which a band...
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A Fine and Pleasant Misery

Patrick F. McManus · Holt Paperbacks; 1st Owl Book Ed edition
Format: Paperback

A Fine and Pleasant MiseryMore witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.
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Martial Arts Made Easy

Peter Lewis · Firefly Books
Format: Paperback

100 cool moves from a range of martial arts disciplines.

Martial Arts Made Easy allows readers to teach themselves skills from such martial arts as karate, kung fu, judo, tae kwon do and ninjutsu. Each featured move is illustrated with step-by-step line drawings accompanied...

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House Beautiful Kitchens: Creating a Beautiful Kitchen of Your Own

Lisa Cregan · Hearst
Format: Hardcover

A beautiful, large-format follow-up to House Beautiful's Home Book. Kitchens big and small, old fashioned and coolly modern, stylish and inviting: House Beautiful presents the ultimate designs for the most loved and used room in the house. Some of the country's finest designers...
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