98.6 Degrees, The Art Of Keeping Your Ass Alive! by Cody Lundin
98.6 Degrees is a great very basic introduction to the core basics of outdoor survival. This book is far from comprehensive yet very well done look at the core basics to outdoor survival from a very credible source.
Cody Lundin is one of the original stars of the Dual Survivor series. He is known for his expertise in primitive survival skills, how to live and survive with what you can find in the environment instead depending on all the fancy equipment from outdoor stores that you may find yourself without when you need them most. He also has deep expertise in survival skills for the desert environment.
Cody has a knack for making what is normally a very boring and painful topic to read about, fun and easy to read. He also conducts courses in Arizona on various survival skills that go way beyond the basics presented in this book. If this is a new area of pursuit for you this book is a great start at the very beginning of the basics. So as usual HIT THE BOOKS, THEY DON’T HIT BACK!