A hardworking series of practical survival handbooks based on SAS training and techniques, covering every aspect of survival in the world's most inhospitable places. Specially designed to fit in a rucksack or pocket, and packed with clear, easy-to-follow advice, these books are the essential companion for any adventurer, no matter how hostile the environment.Essential for any mountaineering, skiing or hiking trip. As well as a selection on basic survival techniques relevant to hostile environment, the book contains specific details pertinent to survival in Artic and mountain areas, including information on shelter, food, equipment and firemaking specific to the Artic, any mountain area or conditions of extreme cold. -- Practical survival techniques, clearly communicated for this challenging and dangerous environment. -- Handy, practical size of guides fir pocket or outdoor equipment compartment.