Desert Survival Skills by David Alloway. In simple friendly language, enlivened with humor and stories, this book provides practical, comprehensive information for short-term and long-term survival in North America's deserts. Includes instructions on survival kits, shelters, desert hazards, and first aid. University of Texas Press. 5 3/4" x 9" softcover. 249 pages. 2000.
"Desert Survival Skills is chockablock with tips on staying alive. Alloway blends memorable tales with useful scientific fact and desert-rat wisdom. His book could save a bipedal fool's life" -- Dallas Morning News