John "Lofty" Wiseman is the author of the bestselling SAS Survival Handbook, the definitive guide to survival in the wild from Britain's Special Air Service. Now he has compiled a complete guide to survival in the urban jungle. Every year in America there are thousands of fatal accidents in the homemore than on the roads, and many more than in the great outdoors. Fire, electricity, water, gas, sharp knives, poisons, chemicalsthese valuable tools can quickly become dangerous weapons when not treated with proper respect and understanding. Wiseman shows readers how to think realistically and practically about these perils in order to avoid them, whether they are at home, on the street, in school, or in transit. From self-defense techniques to home security systems to coping with natural disasters, this book will teach readers to recognize risks, make quick decisions, and live confidently in the modern urban world.
640 Pages / 5.25" x 8.25" / ISBN 978-1-60239-216-8