Tom Brown's Field Guide to Living with the Earth by Tom Brown

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In the fourth book in his bestselling survival series, master tracker and outdoorsman Tom Brown, Jr. goes beyond survival and unlocks his personal storehouse of experience to share the secrets of adaptation, the single most important survival skill.

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How to construct your own superbly functional "Earthshelter" in any environment, in any season, with any materials

How to make your own tools, weapons, furniture, clothing, utensils, even works of art, from materials plentiful in the wilderness

How to use the plants, animals, and earth around you to nurture you both physically and spiritually, as so-called "primitive peoples" have done since the dawn of time.

 

About Tom Brown

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Tom Brown, Jr. began to learn hunting and tracking at the age of eight under the tutelage of an Apache elder, medicine man, and scout in Toms River, New Jersey, and is the author of 16 books on nature. Recently, he was the technical advisor on The Hunted, a major motion picture starring Tommy Lee Jones and Benecio Del Toro.   In 1978, Tom founded the Tracker School in the New Jersey Pine Barrens where he offers more than 25 classes about wilderness survival and environmental protection.
 
Published November 1, 1984 by Berkley Trade. 252 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math. Non-fiction