Hawke's Special Forces Survival Handbook
The Portable Guide to Getting Out Alive
By Mykel Hawke
(Running Press, Paperback, 9780762440641, 256pp.)
Publication Date: April 2011
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U.S. Special Forces Captain and outdoor survival expert Mykel Hawke provides the most practical and accessible survival skills and information necessary to survive in the outdoors. These methods are based on Hawke's 25-year career as a Captain in the U.S. Army, as founder of the survival training company Special Ops Inc, and as a popular survival expert on television--including his new series,Man Woman Wild, which debuted on The Discovery Channel in summer 2010.
Geared to the untrained civilian, Hawke's Special Forces Survival Handbook provides illustrated how-to info on shelter, water, fire, food, first aid, tools, navigation, signaling, and survival psychology. Now with a flexibind cover and small format perfect for the glove compartment and backpack, this edition gives readers the tools necessary to survive the worst circumstances and make it out alive.
Mykel Hawke has over 27 years of military and professional survival experience. He is a Special Forces Green Beret and co-founder of Special Ops Inc, a civilian survival-training outfit. He has appeared on many TV shows in the US and UK as a survival expert, and his new survival show Man Woman Wild debuted on The Discovery Channel in summer 2010. He lives in London, but travels to the United States frequently.
Kirkus Reviews, April 15, 2011
Whether you decide to tote along the handbook on your next intercontinental flight or save it for that long-awaited summer cookout, a priceless resource that’ll pay off even if the cataclysm never hits.
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