The Worst-case Scenario Survival Handbook

The Worst-case Scenario Survival Handbook


Book - 2006
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An omnibus of fast-access survival advice on the full range of everyday life emergencies, The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: LIFE packs hundreds of instant, real solutions to daily crisesbecause getting through the day is survival enough. Diverging from the multi-step scenarios of the previous books in the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook series, each of the more than 700 new scenarios here are pared to the immediate problem, the immediate first step, and some what-next advice. Categories cover home, family, travel, sports & hobbies, pets, school, beauty & fitness, on the job scenarios, and more. Complementing this whole life catalog of disaster situations are 60 full-page illustrations that reveal the problemand solutionin a single, amusing visual. With helpful subject tabs and an extensive index, this SAS Survival Manual meets Helpful Hints From Heloise guide will keep readers informed and safe whether battling a bobcat or busted faucet. Because anything can go wrong, anywhere, anytime.
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, 2006
ISBN: 9780811853132
Branch Call Number: GF86 .P61 2006x
Characteristics: 301 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Additional Contributors: Borgenicht, David
Brown, Brenda
Uniform Title: Life


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May 23, 2019

Not a book to read straight through; the scenarios are normal to zany, and the advice is deadpan funny. One needs to be in a happy mood to appreciate the humour, otherwise its rather boring.


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Jun 28, 2016

abraham_8 thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over


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