- Publisher:Lewis International
- Publication Date:2001
- Product Type:Book
If you're traveling through the desert, you'll need to be prepared with the knowledge and resources described in SAS Desert Survival. Here, you'll find specific details pertinent to survival in desert areas, including locating water, the most important of desert survival skills; preserving supplies; finding shelter from the extremely hot days and cold nights; hunting; hazards; and navigation. Also contained within is a section on basic survival techniques relevant in any hostile environment.
Drawing on practical, firsthand knowledge, the entries are arranged in order of survival priority, with photographs, cutaway drawings, and diagrams. Specially designed to fit in a backpack or packet, this book is the essential companion for any desert adventure. I just might save your life.
Barry Davies spent eighteen years in the British Special Air Service, serving around the globe. He participated in the storming of the hijacked Lufthansa plane at Mogadishu in 1977 and was awarded the British Empire Medal. He is also the author of The SAS Self-Defense Handbook.