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101 Survival Tips
101 Survival Tips: Strategies for Self-reliance in Any Environment - written by the Department of the Army. This book could save your life. As a soldier, you must be prepared for the worst at any given time. Similarly, campers, hikers, hunters, and anglers all need to be...
150 Waterfowling Tips, Tactics and Tales
150 Waterfowling Tips, Tactics and Tales - written by Chris Dorsey. A fun and information-packed book featuring scores of tactics for decoys, blinds and boats, calling, dog training, as well as tips on guns, loads, pass shooting, jump shooting, waterfowl identification, et...
A Bird in the Hand
A Bird in the Hand - written by Ted Nelson. In his Introduction, author Ted Nelson Lundrigan writes: "Have I taken any trophies? I have held onto and I have let go of places, people, dogs, guns, and game...
A Rough-Shooting Dog
A Rough-Shooting Dog - written by Charles Fergus and joe Fornelli.
The author recounts the training and first hunting season of his English springer spaniel and reflects on his experiences of the natural world.
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The African Experience - written by Craig Boddington. Boddington gives us an in-depth analysis of the safari industry, explains where it came from, and where it is going. The book will also help you to figure out what to try for, what to leave aside, how to stretch your...
African Game Trails
African Game Trails Book by Theodore Roosevelt. St. Martin's is proud to present a new and continuing series of the greatest classics in the literature of hunting and adventure, chosen from the personal library of writer and big game hunter Peter Hathaway...
African Hunter II
African Hunter II - written by Craig Boddington. African Hunter II is the best overall book on all the countries in Africa open to hunting today. To start, there is a total of twenty-five countries covered, with thorough in-depth overviews of their hunting areas, background...
American Hunting Rifles
American Hunting Rifles - written by Craig Boddington. A companion volume to Boddington's highly acclaimed Safari Rifles, this comprehensive book covers all the hunting rifles and calibers that are needed for North America's...
Backcountry Cooking - written by Sierra Adare. Creative, easy-to-follow recipes for the outdoor adventurer, with full-color photography.
8.9 x 6 x 0.9 inches
Backpacker Magazine's Trailside Recipes: Simple and Tasty Backcountry Fare
Backpacker Magazine's Trailside Recipes: Simple and Tasty Backcountry Fare - brings you essential tips from two of the most respected and reliable publishers of outdoor-related informationEnjoy a plethora of trail-tested recipes, from breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and...
Becoming Teddy Roosevelt
Becoming Teddy Roosevelt: How a Maine Guide Inspired America's 26th President This inspirational tale of friendship and determination also sheds new light on the role of the “mentor’s...
Best Guns - written by Michael McIntosh McIntosh covers all the finest gun makers and continues his ongoing exploration of the nature of the shotgun and the people who make them. This is an...
British Gunmakers - Volume 3
The British Gunmakers Volume 3 - written by Nigel Brown. One of the most important aspects of the British Gunmakers series of books has been the compilation of the past and existing records of the many gunmaking firms and the setting down of the historical facts known about...
British Training for American Retrievers
British Training for American Retrievers - written by Vic Barlow. There has long been a disconnect between the retriever training methods in the United Kingdom and in North America. British Retriever Trials are primarily a test of the dog’s skill as a game finder, while...
Buffalo! - written by Craig Boddington. Craig Boddington is a veteran hunter of Africa's gamelands. He has hunted one animal more than any other, the buffalo. He also has hunted them in every place in Africa where a huntable population exists. Craig tells his...
Camp Life in the Woods: Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making
Camp Life in the Woods: Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making - written by W. Hamilton Gibson. Describes how to catch all types of animals, from squirrels and mice to tigers and bears, and offers advice on camping and hiking in the woods, building log cabins and boats, and tanning...
Canoeing & Kayaking Guide to Kentucky
Canoeing & Kayaking Guide to Kentucky - written by Bob Sehlinger and Johnny Molloy. Wet your paddle and whet your paddling appetite with the authority on paddling the waterways of Kentucky -- A Canoeing & Kayaking Guide to Kentucky. From the coalfields of eastern...
Clay Target Handbook
The Clay Target Handbook - written by Jerry Meyer. The Clay Target Handbook contains in-depth, how-to-do-it information on trap, skeet, sporting clays, international trap, international skeet, and many of the information clay-target games played at gun clubs around the...
Cogswell and Harrison : Two Centuries of Gunmaking
Cogswell and Harrison: Two Centuries of Gunmaking - By Graham Cooley and John Newton Cogswell & Harrison, as the business became known in the midnineteenth century, has manufactured an extraordinary diversity of sporting guns and rifles during its long and colorful history....
Complete Guide to Bird Dog Training
The Complete Guide to Bird Dog Training - written by John R. Falk. This classic, practical book on bird dog training is now updated and expanded with material on the latest field-training equipment and live-game training techniques with released quail and recall pens. A ...
Dangerous-Game Rifles, Updated and Expanded 2nd Edition
Dangerous-Game Rifles - written by Terry Wieland. Though few hunters actually make the trip to Africa in pursuit of “The Big Five”—elephant, rhino, leopard, lion, and Cape buffalo—the popularity of rifles designed to take such dangerous big game has never...
Death In A Lonely Land
Death in a Lonely Land - written by Peter Capstick. Following the smashing success ofLast Horizons (SMP, 1989), Peter Capstick now presents a second volume of pieces culled from such magazines as Outdoor Life, NRA's American...
Death in the Dark Continent
Death in the Dark Continent - written by Peter Capstick In this tale, the late Peter Capstick wrote chilling, authoritative accounts of hunting the five most dangerous killers on the African continent—lion, leopard,...
Death in the Long Grass
Death in the Long Grass - written by Peter Hathaway Capstick. The important word in the title here is "death." This book is about death, not death of game animals in Africa, but death of the big game hunters, tourists, and natives. These deaths have occurred in the past, and...
Death in the Silent Places
Death in the Silent Places - written by Peter Capstick. With his characteristic color and flair, the late Peter Capstick vividly describes the extraordinary careers of men like Colonel J. H. Patterson and Colonel Jim Corbett who stalked legendary man-eaters through the silent...
Decoys and Proven Methods for Using Them
The Decoys and Proven Methods for Using Them book by Wade Bourne: includes detailed descriptions and drawings of layouts. Through the decades, North American waterfowlers have devised many decoys and many decoy strategies for luring ducks and geese into close shotgun range....
Field Dressing and Butchering Big Game
Field Dressing and Butchering Big Game - written by Monte Burch. To enjoy big game on the table, it is essential to field dress the meat properly transport it quickly, cool the meat down thoroughly and rapidly, butcher it efficiently, and then cook it to your liking. It's ...
First Shooting Light - Southern Hunt Clubs
First Shooting Light - Southern Hunt Clubs - dedicated to the traditional Hunt Clubs of the South.With a forward written by Paul Tudor Jones II, chairman of both the Everglades Foundation and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, First Shooting Light provides an...
Fork in the Trail: Mouthwatering Meals and Tempting Treats for the Backcountry
Fork in the Trail: Mouthwatering Meals and Tempting Treats for the Backcountry - written by Laurie Ann March. An exciting new cookbook, A Fork in the Trail will forever change the way you eat on your outdoor adventures, whether backpacking in the wilderness,...
Game Dog: The Hunter's Retriever for Upland Birds and Waterfowl
Game Dog: The Hunter's Retriever for Upland Birds and Waterfowl - written by Richard A. Wolters. Now revised, this clear, step-by-step guide shows how to develop any of the popular retriever breeds from a seven-week-old pup into a finished hunting companion. \...
Gourmet Cooking for Free
Gourmet Cooking for Free - a wild game cookbook written by Bradford Angier. Willow Creek Press is proud to bring back to print Bradford Angier’s classic Gourmet Cooking for Free, first published in 1970. Believing that no store can supply food as fresh or nutritious as...
Grouse and Lesser Gods Book
Grouse and Lesser Gods - written by Ted Nelson Lundrigan Ever since rural-Minnesota lawyer Ted Lundrigan wrote about his passion--the pursuit of ruffed grouse--in the now classic Hunting the Sun, wingshooting readers nationwide have clamored for more. At long last, here it...
Grouse Dogs Training Book
Grouse Dogs: A Professional Training Journal - Written by Richard Weaver Anyone who has spent time hunting ruffed grouse knows that this bird presents one of the most difficult challenges for...
Gun Craft: Fine Guns and Gunmakers in the 21st Century
Gun Craft: Fine Guns & Gunmakers in the 21st Century Gun Craft examines today's artisanally made guns, as well as the craftsmen who make them. In it, the author takes the reader into the workshops and...
Richard Wolters has designed this Gun Dog curriculum from a scientific study on the mental development of dogs. This is the first dog training book to show the complete training procedures step by step in picture sequences. It will show you not only what to expect of your dog, but what your dog...
Gun Dog Breeds Book
This lively,engaging, and extremely helpful book covers the history, physical characteristics, temperament, and field capabilities of the more than thirty canine breeds used to hunt gamebirds. It equips both the beginning and seasoned hunter with all the information needed to choose the right kind...
Hemingway's Guns: The Sporting Arms of Ernest Hemingway Ernest Hemingway is an enduring celebrity—a mythic writer and alpha male, he drew themes of action, adventure, and courage, from his days afield in North America, Cuba, Europe, and East Africa. As a hunter and...
Hiking Ohio: A Guide to Ohio's Greatest Hiking Adventure
Hiking Ohio: A Guide to Ohio's Greatest Hiking Adventure - written by Mary Reed. Hiking Ohio is a comprehensive guide to more than 40 of the most scenic foot trails in the Buckeye State. From the Lake Erie islands to the foothills of the Appalachians, from virgin forests to...
Horn of the Hunter
The Horn of the Hunter - written by Robert C. Ruark.The story of the author and his wife's two-month safari in East Africa in the 1950s. Ruark's philosophies are intertwined in the hunting stories to make unforgettable reading. Ruark's most sought-after book is back in...
Horned Death - written by J.F. Burger. This is the bible on the African buffalo, by a man who shot more than one thousand of these brutes in his lifetime. Burger was employed by various companies to supply meat for the workers of the railroads before WW II, and he had probably...
Huns and Hun Hunting Book
Huns and Hun Hunting - The History, Habits, Habitat, and Techniques of Hunting A Great Game Bird - Written by Ben O. Williams.Hungarian partridge were first introduced to Saskatchewan 100 years ago. The birds flourished and soon expanded their range to include the American...
Hunter - written by John Hunter. This is John Hunter's best-known book and the one that set him on the path of becoming an internationally recognized name in the post-World War II, African big-game hunting scene. Written in...
Hunting Dabblers - Ducks Unlimited Guide Book
This is a comprehensive guide to hunting mallards, wood ducks, wigeon, teal, pintails, and other dabbling ducks. Never has another book offered more details on dabbler hunting tactics, including:*Methods for hunting dabblers over decoys in marshes, flooded timber, agricultural fields, rivers,...
Map and Compass
Map and Compass - written by Cliff Jacobson and Lon Levin.Richly illustrated and information-packed tools for the novice or handy reference for the veteran, this book will distill years of knowledge into affordable and visual guides. Whether you're planning a trip or...
Out in the Midday Shade Book
Out in the Midday Shade - written by William York. When he was only sixteen, William York traveled to the Sudan, seeking an adventurous life hunting exotic animals. By the time he turned eighteen, he had already shot 250 elephant! This determined youngster...
Parker Guns Book
Parker Guns - The Old Reliable - Written by Ed Muderlak. The Park Gun Co. is a never-ending source of interest for collectors of American shotguns. Unlike most gunwriters, Ed Muderlak has done a remarkable job doing original research instead of repeating the same (and often...
Pheasant Tales Book Some of the best writers in the field take their best shots at John Ringneck, covering the guns, dogs, lore, history, and conservation. Contributing writers include: Philip Bourjaily, Chris Dorsey, Jim Fergus, Steve Grooms, Gene Hill, Tom Huggler,...
Pointing Dogs Made Easy
Pointing Dogs Made Easy: How to Train, Nurture, and Appreciate Your Bird DogIllustrated by Steven Mulak. This is no ordinary dog-training book, but rather a dog-training book for ordinary people. If you want good...
Nationally-recognized retriever trainers John and Amy Dahl (The 10-Minute Retriever) tackle advanced training methods and problem-solving using a dog's innate strengths to compensate for its weaknesses. They discuss how dogs learn at an advanced level while encouraging readers...
Robert Churchill's Game Shooting
Robert Churchill wrote the definitive book on instinctive wingshooting for game birds and sporting clays. It quickly became a classic in the field. Friend and collaborator Macdonald Hastings, himself a renowned shooting coach, twice revised and updated Churchill's book....
Robert Ruark's Africa
Robert Ruark's Africa - written by Robert Ruark. These are previously uncollected works of Robert Ruark, edited by Michael Mcintosh. Ruark's tales of African hunting not only explore the animals and their habits, but also why people hunt dangerous game....
Safari Rifles Book
Safari Rifles Book - written by Craig Boddington. Finally there is an up-to-date work on what guns to take on safari. Not since John Taylor's African Rifles and Cartridges has there been such a comprehensive book on guns for Africa. Safari Rifles is not a coffee-table picture book,...
Safari: The Last Adventure
Safari: The Last Adventure - written by Peter Capstick. After a short career as a Wall Street stockbroker, Capstick headed to Latin America, where he traveled widely while hunting, and fishing. A few years later he returned to New York, where he founded a business arranging...
Savor Montana II Cookbook
Savor Montana II Cookbook - written by Chuck & Blanche JohnsonThe Savor Montana II Cookbook features over 130 great recipes from some of Montana’s finest restaurants. Including eight new restaurants and 100 new recipes. More than just a cookbook, Savor Montana II is...
Savor Wild Game Cookbook
By Chuck & Blanche JohnsonSavor Wild Game has over 150 succulent game recipes that Chuck and Blanche have created over the last 40-plus years. There are recipes for pheasant, quail, Hungarian partridge, ruffed and blue grouse, sharptail and sage grouse, doves, ducks and geese. There is...
Search for the Spiral Horn
By Craig Boddington Craig Boddington is one of the few hunters who has successfully hunted each of the major varieties and most of the subspecies of the nine spiral- horned antelope of Africa. From the dry Central African savannas inhabited with Isoberlinia trees that are the...
Shotguns and Shooting Three Book
Following the success of his acclaimed books Shotguns and Shooting and More Shotguns and Shooting, Michael McIntosh continues his celebration of the shotgun in Shotguns and Shooting Three. As with his earlier volumes, the subjects covered are wide ranging, from the...
The Adventurous Life of a Vagabond Hunter Book
The Adventurous Life of a Vagabond Hunter - written by Sten Cedergren. There have been many claims of remarkable adventures in the safari business, but one would be hard pressed to find a life story that can top that of Sten Cedergren's. Born in Sweden, he set out to become...
The African Adventurers
The African Adventurers: A Return to the Silent Places - written by Peter Capstick. Only Capstick "can write action as cleanly and suspensefully as the best of his predecessors" (Sports Illustrated). This long-awaited sequel to Death in the Silent Places...
The Best of Holland and Holland, England's Premier Gunmaker
Holland & Holland has had a long history of not only building London's ″best″ guns but also providing superior guns—the ultimate gun in finish, engraving, and embellishment. From the days of old in which a maharaja would order 200 fancifully engraved H&H shotguns for his...
The Blue Ridge & Smoky Mountains
An Explorer's Guide to The Blue Ridge & Smoky Mountains - written by Jim Hargan. Professional travel writer and photographer Jim Hargan, a longtime resident of western North Carolina, is your guide to the hills and backroads of the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains...
The Duck Hunter's Book
The Duck Hunter's Book - written by Lamar Underwood. Anything can happen on a duck-hunting trip. A good marsh or bay is just an adventure waiting to unfold. It's part of what makes duck hunting the sport of dreams, tales, and paintings and what sustains one's efforts to cope...
The Greener Story
The Greener Story - The History of the Greener Gunmakers and Their Guns. Written by Graham Greener. This book provides a history of the Greener gunmaking family and company from 1829 to 2000. Published by Quiller Press in 2000, there is a...
The Lost Classics
The Lost Classics - written by Robert Ruark. These are the magazine stories that Ruark wrote in the 1950s and 1960s, but were never published in book form. Some of these stories will make you laugh outloud while others will bring a tear to the eye of even the toughest...
The New Elk Hunter's Cookbook and Meat Care Guide
The New Elk Hunter's Cookbook and Meat Care Guide - written by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Ten years after the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation published its original Elk Hunter's Cookbook, the national conservation organization is bringing out this completely revised and...
The Northwoods Table: Natural Cuisine Featuring Native Foods
The Northwoods Table: Natural Cuisine Featuring Native Foods - written by Henry Sinkus. The northwoods spreads from coast to coast (Maine to Washington) featuring indigenous ingredients from mussels to mushrooms, venison to salmon. This beautifully photographed book is the...
The Old Man and the Boy Book
A tale of infinite warmth and wisdom, love and understanding, many adventures of hunting and fishing woven with the life lessons shared by his Grandfather.You know Robert Ruark as a world-famous newspaper columnist. You may know him as a war reporter or as a big-game...
The Ultimate Guide to Bird Dog Training
The Ultimate Guide to Bird Dog Training - written by Jerome B. Robinson. The Ultimate Guide to bird Dog Training explains how to train a bird dog to hunt at a pace that suits a man walking, and to point and hold birds with all the elegance and style of a field trial champion....
The Ultimate Guide to Butchering Deer
Ultimate Guide to Butchering Deer: A Step-By-Step Guide to Field Dressing, Skinning, Aging, and Butchering Deer - Written by John Weiss. A thorough and easy-to-understand illustrated guide to preparing venison, from the field to the kitchen, by one...
The Ultimate Guide to Calling and Decoying Waterfowl
The Ultimate Guide to Calling and Decoying Waterfowl -tips and tactics for hunting ducks and geese. The sport of hunting ducks and geese is alive and quite well in North...
The Ultimate Hunting Dog Reference Book
The Ultimate Hunting Dog Reference Book - A Comprehensive Guide to More Than 60 Sporting Breeds - written by Vickie Lamb. Beginning with an overview and brief history of man''s best hunting buddy, The Ultimate Hunting Dog Reference is the definitive source for ...
The Venison Cookbook
The Venison Cookbook: Venison Dishes from Fast to Fancy - written by Kate Fiduccia. 150 recipes for heart-healthy meat lovers! Among hunters and non-hunters alike, venison has found a hungry audience. It’s a healthy, low-fat alternative to beef, with only 3.6 grams...
The Venison Sausage Cookbook: A Complete Guide, from Field to Table
The Venison Sausage Cookbook: A Complete Guide, from Field to Table - written by Harold Webster. When you've got more venison than you know what to do with, get out the sausage grinder. The Venison Sausage Cookbook, now in its second edition, provides step-by-step...
Theodore Roosevelt on Hunting
Theodore Roosevelt on Hunting - written by Lamar Underwood. Besides being one of our greatest presidents, Roosevelt stands alone as a conservationist, a visionary when it came to the protection and preservation of America's natural resources, and an author.--Library Journal ...
Training Pointing Dogs
Training Pointing Dogs - written by Paul Long. In Paul Long’s heyday as a dog trainer, he was a true “guru” before anyone even used that word to describe an oft-sought expert. “What does Paul Long say about this?” was the frequent refrain on...
Training Retreivers and Spaniels to Hunt 'Em Up!
Training Retreivers and Spaniels to Hunt 'Em Up! - written by Joe Arnette and George Hickox. Training a high-quality flushing dog has little to do with intuition and everything to do with well-practiced know-how. The authors share their collective wisdom on training...
Training Retrievers: The Cotton Pershall Method Book
Training Retrievers: The Cotton Pershall Method - Written by: Bobby George Jr. In 1990, Cotton Pershall and Bobby George combined their expertise to bring this book to life, one that was 50 years in...
Ultimate Guide to Small Game and Varmint Hunting
The Ultimate Guide to Small Game and Varmint Hunting - written by H. Lawrence. This book includes detailed natural histories of every important small game species, such as squirrels, rabbits and hares, woodchucks, prairie dogs, coyotes, foxes,...
Upland Tales Book
Upland Tales - written by Worth Mathewson. Upland Tales is a collection of writings that appeared in popular outdoor magazines during the period of 1880-1912. Some of the finest articles and the best writers of the era, such as Edwyn Sandys, are featured. Go back to...
Use Enough Gun - Ruark on Hunting Big Game
Use Enough Gun - Ruark on Hunting Big Game - written by Robert Ruark.This book is one of the most sought after memoirs of a hunter in Africa. A truly engaging book. It lacks a bit of the wonderful prose of other Ruark books but is still a very worthwhile read...
Vintage British Shotguns Book
Vintage British Shotguns: A Shooting Sportsman Guide Fine shotguns have been made in England and Scotland for more than a century, and many have been imported to the U.S. as new and vintage guns. British...
Water Dog -Revolutionary Rapid Training Method Book
Wolters is very precise on telling and showing one of the ways to train a water dog. He is simply right about starting the training as soon as you bring the pup home and he shows the proper way to achieve success with the pup. Starting the training at 7 weeks is something that other trainers find...
Everybody has heard of John Hunter's books because each one is packed full of exciting adventures. However, very few people have ever heard of his first book, White Hunter. This book is a seldom-seen account of John Hunter's adventures in pre-WW II Africa. Like his other titles, this one is full of...
Wild Abundance Cookbook
Wild Abundance is a salute to the best of the sporting South and celebrates the unique culture of hunting clubs. Avid outdoorsmen, conservationists and hunters embrace a brand of camaraderie steeped in tradition that inspires intense devotion to the land and wildlife, as well as the desire...
Wilderness Cuisine: How to Prepare and Enjoy Fine Food on the Trail and in Camp
Wilderness Cuisine: How to Prepare and Enjoy Fine Food on the Trail and in Camp - written by Carole Latimer. The ultimate guide to backcountry cooking! Camping doesn't have to mean boring trail mix or expensive freeze-dried meals; try szechuan snow peas, sherried mushroom...
Safari: A Dangerous Affair Book
Safari: A Dangerous Affair - written by Walt Prothero The author, a veteran of many safaris, writes of recent real-life deadly and dangerous encounters with African critters that bite! From Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, and Tanzania come stories that will be tagged as...
The Man Eaters of Tsavo
The Man Eaters of Tsavo - written by J.H. Patterson. Considered one of the greatest man-eating sagas of all time, The Man-Eaters of Tsavo is the firsthand account of...
Upland Birds,Waterfowl,and Wild Turkeys - Field Dressing and Butchering Book
Here are step-by-step instructions for bringing wild birds from field to table. To enjoy fresh wild turkey on the table, it is essential to care for it properly in the field. In this informative guide, Monte Burch explains the best methods for field...
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