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The Resource How to be a world explorer : your all-terrain training manual, by Joel Levy ; illustrations by James Gulliver Hancock

How to be a world explorer : your all-terrain training manual, by Joel Levy ; illustrations by James Gulliver Hancock

Label
How to be a world explorer : your all-terrain training manual
Title
How to be a world explorer
Title remainder
your all-terrain training manual
Statement of responsibility
by Joel Levy ; illustrations by James Gulliver Hancock
Title variation
  • World explorer
  • Lonely Planet, How to be a world explorer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes to young readers how to venture through all the landscapes on Earth as well as through the air, over the seas, and under the waves, plus how to find food and water in the wild, avoid deadly diseases and fight back against man-eating beasts
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Joel
Dewey number
613.6/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GV200.5
LC item number
.L49 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hancock, James Gulliver
  • Lonely Planet Publications (Firm)
Series statement
Not-for-parents
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Survival
  • Wilderness survival
  • Life skills
  • Adventure and adventurers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
How to be a world explorer : your all-terrain training manual, by Joel Levy ; illustrations by James Gulliver Hancock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Lonely Planet
  • Includes index
Contents
Jungle & savanna. Explorer's quest ; It's a jungle out there ; River monsters ; Bloodsuckers and skin stingers ; Lost cities of gold ; Jungle survivors ; How to escape from quicksand ; Jungle jumbos ; Bite back ; Big game ; Great white hunters -- Desert. Explorer's quest ; Unexpected deserts ; Finding water ; Thirst quenchers ; Desert dangers ; All aboard the ship of the desert ; Where did you get that hat? ; Drastic measures -- Polar. Explorer's quest ; Meet the locals--Inuit ; Home sweet dome ; The polar express ; Bears and bites ; Race to the pole -- Forest & mountain. Explorer's quest ; Big bad beasts ; Fruits of the forest ; Meet the locals--Sherpas ; Up, up, and away ; Avalanche! ; The death zone ; How to rappel into a volcano ; Explorers on Everest ; Alive! -- Oceans & rivers. Explorer's quest ; Vessels of discovery ; Meet the locals--Polynesians ; Ocean dangers ; Lost at sea ; Desert island survival ; To boldly go... ; Under the sea ; River dangers ; Types of river boats and rafts ; Rolling on the river ; Getting their feet wet -- Air. Explorer's quest ; To the skies ; What goes up... ; Afraid of heights ; How to land a plane in an emergency ; Cold air -- Navigation. Map reading ; True north ; Compass 101 ; Stay the course ; Navigating by the stars -- Explorer bootcamp. Explorer's essentials ; The rule of threes ; Fire starter ; Camping out ; Weather wise ; Storm warning
Control code
ocn788242479
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781743214251
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)788242479
Label
How to be a world explorer : your all-terrain training manual, by Joel Levy ; illustrations by James Gulliver Hancock
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Lonely Planet
  • Includes index
Contents
Jungle & savanna. Explorer's quest ; It's a jungle out there ; River monsters ; Bloodsuckers and skin stingers ; Lost cities of gold ; Jungle survivors ; How to escape from quicksand ; Jungle jumbos ; Bite back ; Big game ; Great white hunters -- Desert. Explorer's quest ; Unexpected deserts ; Finding water ; Thirst quenchers ; Desert dangers ; All aboard the ship of the desert ; Where did you get that hat? ; Drastic measures -- Polar. Explorer's quest ; Meet the locals--Inuit ; Home sweet dome ; The polar express ; Bears and bites ; Race to the pole -- Forest & mountain. Explorer's quest ; Big bad beasts ; Fruits of the forest ; Meet the locals--Sherpas ; Up, up, and away ; Avalanche! ; The death zone ; How to rappel into a volcano ; Explorers on Everest ; Alive! -- Oceans & rivers. Explorer's quest ; Vessels of discovery ; Meet the locals--Polynesians ; Ocean dangers ; Lost at sea ; Desert island survival ; To boldly go... ; Under the sea ; River dangers ; Types of river boats and rafts ; Rolling on the river ; Getting their feet wet -- Air. Explorer's quest ; To the skies ; What goes up... ; Afraid of heights ; How to land a plane in an emergency ; Cold air -- Navigation. Map reading ; True north ; Compass 101 ; Stay the course ; Navigating by the stars -- Explorer bootcamp. Explorer's essentials ; The rule of threes ; Fire starter ; Camping out ; Weather wise ; Storm warning
Control code
ocn788242479
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9781743214251
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)788242479

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