Serious Survival: How to Poo in the Arctic and Other Essential Tips, by Marshall Corwin
Synopsis: Do you take a tent to the jungle? Does sand really get everywhere? And how do you even survive in the Arctic? This light-hearted but informative guide offers all the information needed for taking visits to the world’s most remote and inhospitable locations. Based off first-hand experiences from veteran adventurers, this is not a list of hypothetical requirements but rather a collection of essential facts, skills, and equipment listings any world traveler must have. Aimed at every budding trekker, this is essential advice on where to go and what to take to ensure that you come back in one piece.
Published: October 2008 | ISBN: 978-0007262007
Mini-bio: Marshall Corwin is producer of the BBC TV series and has been on every expedition, so has first-hand experience of organising expeditions and living in far-away places. – HarperCollins
‘Epic and gripping’ The Sunday Times
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