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By Cody Lundin

"If you breathe and feature a pulse, you would like this book."
-Cody Lundin

Cody Lundin, director of the Aboriginal residing abilities institution in Prescott, Arizona, stocks his personal model of barren region knowledge during this hugely expected new publication on common-sense, smooth survival abilities for the backcountry, the yard, or the road. it's the final e-book on the way to remain alive-based at the crucial of maintaining the body's center temperature at a full of life 98.6 levels. In his unique and informative sort, Cody stresses human can stay with out meals for weeks, and with no water for approximately 3 days or so. but when the body's middle temperature dips a lot less than or above the 98.6 measure mark, somebody can actually die inside hours. it's a idea that many don't take heavily or maybe ponder, yet realizing what to do to keep up a secure center temperature while misplaced in a snowstorm or within the wasteland may possibly store your existence. Lundin grants the message with wit, rebellious humor, and many backcountry expertise.

Cody Lundin and his Aboriginal dwelling abilities university were featured in dozens of nationwide and foreign media resources, together with Dateline NBC, CBS information, united states this day, The Donny and Marie convey, and CBC Radio One in Canada, in addition to at the conceal of Backpacker journal. while now not educating for his personal tuition, he's an accessory school member at Yavapai collage and a school member on the Ecosa Institute. Cody is the single individual in Arizona authorized to seize fish together with his arms, and lives in a passive sun earth domestic sixty miles from Prescott, Arizona.

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Taken one at a time, they would have little effect, but when compounded they can kill. Therefore, a main part of any survival strategy is to recognize danger signs early so corrective action can be taken. One of the more common ways to meet your maker is couched innocently enough in the simple day hike. Can you guess why? Have you ever heard someone say, “Ain’t nothin’ gonna happen, honey. We’ll only be gone for a few hours. ” Day hikes are notorious for compromising lives because they lull people into a sense of complacency in regard to properly preparing for a trip.

6 Degrees: The Art of Keeping Your Ass Alive! 6 Degrees: The Art of Keeping Your Ass Alive! doesn’t just tell you how to survive in the wilderness. ” —Alan Dean Foster, New York Times best-selling author “Cody Lundin is the Pied Piper of outdoor survival skills, a man you’d willingly and cheerfully follow into the woods. In his book, he teaches you how to survive with a precious few tools and most importantly, your wits. His words and wisdom are consciousness-raising and potentially lifesaving.

However, the average survival scenario lasts for 72 hours, or three days. Statistically speaking, this is the amount of time that passes before searchers find you dead or alive—as long as you have someone searching for you. The whole focus of this book is betting on the fact that you’ll be rescued within a three-day time period—largely because you bothered to tell someone where you were going. This obviously does not mean that you should give up if your predicament lasts longer, but instead means you will have to try even harder.

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