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Tools of Navigation [2]When you’re talking survival you’re talking many different things. Can you read a map? Can you use a compass? Could you find food in the woods? How about bears…do you know how to keep one from attacking you? You live in Indiana, do you know how to keep yourself safe during tornadoes? These books will show you all the skills you need to survive all kinds of anxious situations. You can even learn how to protect yourself from piranhas…not a likely attack here in Indiana…but good to know!



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The Boys Book of Outdoor Survival [7]The Boys Book of Surival [8]Using Math to Survive in the Wild [9]Alone in the Wilderness [10]Can You Survive in the Jungle? [11]Defying Death in the Desert [12]Disaster in the Mountains! [13]Everest You Decide How to Survive [14]How to Survive in Antarctica [15]Left for Dead! [16]Survive Alive Finding Your Way [17]Survivor Kid Wilderness Survival [18]True Mountain Rescue Stories [19]True Wilderness Rescue Stories [20]The World's Most Amazing Survival Stories [21]

And while you’re getting your own skills up to par try some of these survival stories that put characters to the test.  Put yourself in their place. Could YOU do it? For me…dangling from rock outcroppings, dodging poisonous lizards, eating spiders…no! Living in the Swiss Family Robinson treehouse…yes!

Alabama Moon [22]Call it Courage [23]The Girl Who Owned a City [24]The Cay [25]Hatchet [26]Holes [27]Island of the Blue Dolphins [28]Julie of the Wolves [29]My Side of the Mountain [30]Poppy [31]Robinson Crusoe [32]Sign of the Beaver [33]Marooned [34]Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World [35]The Swiss Family Robinson [36]True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle [37]A Girl Named Disaster [38]A Long Walk to Water [39]Night of the Howling Dogs [40]Small as an Elephant [41]
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