The Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft paperback book was published in June due to huge public demand for a condensed version of Ray’s best-selling. Essential Bushcraft by Ray Mears, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. You’ll probably never use most of the stuff in Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft: A Handbook of Survival Skills from Around the World, but it is fascinating.

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Trivia About Essential Bushcraft. Ricardo rated it it was amazing Oct 10, No trivia or quizzes yet. James rated it it was amazing Mar 20, A must-have for anybody who is interested in the outdoors.

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However he does know what he is talking about and actually does do everything depicted or bushcravt about in his films or books, unlike a certain other, ‘ survival expert ‘ Full of very practical information it’s a must for anyone interested in the subject.

Ray is a persuader, pragmatist and populariser in essentiwl Durrell-Attenborough-Bellamy tradition. Packed with essential wilderness techniques, this book is an invaluable companion on any edsential.

I emphasise “core topics” because it does focus on several important aspects of bushcraft, namely: Book ratings by Goodreads. I quite enjoyed Essential Bushcraft; it’s an easy read, lots of good photos and diagrams, well-organised and esssntial comprehensively covers the core topics. Mears he gave use a small portable guide that can be read for all the environments on the planet.


I believe that bushcraft is a highly undervalued skill nowadays, with people becoming more and more reliant on fancy new gear. Philip Werner Outdoor Skills Books. Return to Book Page. Nadir rated it liked it Aug 02, Daniel rated it really liked it Jul 31, This can be as simple a buying yourself an inexpensive Mora bushcraft knife and practicing some of the cutting and knife handling skills shown in his book on a few tree branches from your backyard or a nearby park.

Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft. Ricardo rated it it was amazing Oct 30, Hugh Long rated it really liked it Nov 24, Meags Ray Mears Born inRay Mears has travelled the world studying and teaching the art of survival.

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Lists with This Book. Matt rated it it was amazing Apr 23, Chad Mauldin rated it really liked it Jan 22, Bushcraft, as Mears notes provides us with a way to connect more deeply with the natural world, pulling together knowledge of botany, zoology, craft work and outdoor leadership skills. GleShee rated it really liked it Jan 18, Richard Cook rated it really liked bushcaft Oct 17, Ray Mears has collected a lifetime of wilderness knowledge and made it available for anyone to pick up and carry with them.

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Keith Farnish rated it it was amazing Sep 13, Charlotte rated it really liked it Feb 07, All of his books,and DVD’s, are remarkable in that it is unlikely that there is anyone who has such an interest and acquired knowledge than Ray in the subject of living and surviving in the most adverse circumstances.

Steve Miller rated it really liked it Jan 20, Reece Webster rated it it was amazing Nov 06, Jul 11, Rory rated it it was amazing Shelves: By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Your email address will not be published. I bought this book a year or two ago now. The latter part of the book, pages through include information on preparing to hit the trail, crossing rivers, catching fish and foraging for food.

buehcraft To ask other readers questions about Essential Bushcraftplease sign up. The concrete benefits of reading stuff like Ray Mears is that it stretches our understanding of what is possible.