Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Mountain Man Skills: Hunting, Trapping, Woodwork, and More
"Crafts and Skills of the Mountain Man" is a fascinating, practical guide to the skills that have made the mountain men famous worldwide as outdoorsmen and craftsmen. Readers can replicate outdoor living by trying a hand at making rafts and canoes, constructing tools, and living off the land.
Learn key skills like:
Building a strong fire.
Learning to hunt and butcher your meals.
Creating a safe and solid shelter.
And much more
Whether you re an avid outdoorsman or a novice hiker, "Crafts and Skills of the Mountain Man" is your handbook to not only surviving outdoors, but flourishing. The style of the mountain man is unique and popular, especially among young people, historians, and those with a special interest in living off the land. The mountain man has been successful outdoors for ages, and now you can too with the skills, tips, and tricks included in this handy manual.
Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a "New York Times" bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
About the Author
Stephen Brennan is the coauthor of "The Adventurous Boy's Handbook" and "The Adventurous Girl's Handbook," and editor of "The Best Pirate Stories Ever Told" and "The Best Sailing Stories Ever Told." He has worked as a circus clown, teacher, cabaret artist, actor, director, shepherd, and playwright.