Ultimate Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook

By David Borgenicht; Joshua Piven; Ben H. Winters; Brenda Brown (Illustrator)
(Chronicle Books, Hardcover, 9781452108285, 272pp.)

Publication Date: September 19, 2012

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With over 9 million copies sold worldwide, the Worst-Case Scenario series has been preparing readers for dangers of all kinds for more than a decade. This handsome large-format hardcover compendium is truly the ultimate guide for handling life's inevitable Worst-Case Scenarios, collecting—for the first time—hundreds of the best and most crucial scenarios from across the entire 26-book series, along with dozens of all-new and expanded scenarios, charts, and expert tips. Topical, tabloid-style pages explore more than 100 subjects, from storms to stampedes to technology failures and beyond, with special sections highlighting critical information on starting fires, animal encounters, emergency signals, "Can I eat that?" questions, and more. Packed with expert advice and sturdy enough to stop a tiger bite, this gifty tome will keep longtime fans and new initiates safe and entertained in equal measure.




About the Author

David Borgenicht and Joshua Piven, authors of the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook series, live life on the edge in the wilds of Philadephia.

David Borgenicht and Joshua Piven, authors of the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook series, live life on the edge in the wilds of Philadephia.

Ben H. Winters, co-author of numerous titles in the series, lives in Brooklyn, New York.




NPR
Tuesday, Aug 25, 2009

If you're stranded somewhere dangerous and remote, and you're not sure how you're going to survive — maybe you should read a book. Author Jake Halpern suggests three that will get you out of any tough spot. More at NPR.org

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