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Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft - Signed Copy

Ray Mears Bushcraft

Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft - Signed Copy


  EAN 9780340829714
Weight: 470 g         37 reviews
The Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft paperback book was published in June 2003 due to huge public demand for a condensed version of Ray's best-selling hardback book Bushcraft. Packed with essential wilderness techniques, this book is an invaluable companion on any expedition and at only 200mm x 143mm it will easily fit into your rucksack.

  • Dimensions: 20 x 14.3cm
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240
  • Author: Ray Mears
  • ISBN: 0340829710
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton


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Product Reviews

Ray Mears Essential Bushcraft - Signed Copy is rated 5/5 based on 37 customer reviews.

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  1 of 37

  Great book - loads of useful information in a good size for the backpack :)  

  Simon Johnson
11th June, 2024

Rated: 5/5

  2 of 37

  This book was a gift for my grandson 11th birthday. He loves Ray Mears's programmes, as does his Dad who saw Ray at The Hall for cornwall in Truro. My grandson loves the book and the practical demonstrations (rope knotting included) that he finds in it, which is not included in his other Ray Mears' books. As a practically minded young man he loves this more hands-on approach. He was also very impressed to have Ray's signature inside!! Thank you. The book arrived in good time; after wrapping it in recycled Traidcraft animal paper I gave to him in the cardboard envelope with your wonderful Bushcraft label, another plus!  

  Carole Inman
10th October, 2023

Rated: 5/5

  3 of 37

  Bought for my Son, he loves 'wild camping' and cannot wait until the better weather comes, rather than the sleet and snow just now so he can use some of the skills in this book.  

  G Bathgate
23rd January, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  4 of 37

  Full of information. Written simply, but well.  

1st January, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  5 of 37

  Handled by the man himself - how good can it get?  

  Helly Sawyer
27th February, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  6 of 37

  Bought as a gift - arrived at lightening quick speed (less than a working day from order). Recipient is an outdoor pursuits instructor and is delighted with the books many detailed, comprehensive but essentially practical examples of bushcraft techniques.  

  Paul Fox
26th December, 2019

Rated: 5/5

  7 of 37

  Arrived promptly, well packaged and as for the book - what you'd expect. Packed with useful diagrams and images to support the excellent text that covers all the essentials. Great starting point and reference work.  

  Jonathan Finch
7th January, 2019

Rated: 5/5

  8 of 37

  Ray Mears writes with experience, authority and responsibility. My grandson will appreciate this. Many thanks for the signed copy.  

  Graham Clifton
21st November, 2018

Rated: 5/5

  9 of 37

  The author of this book is obviously full of experience about bushcraft skills. There are four important topics such as outfit, cutting tools, fire, water etc. deeply described in this book. It gave me a lot of knowledge and information. Highly recommended.  

  Filimon Undang
17th October, 2018

Rated: 5/5

  10 of 37

  Excellent read with plenty of knowledge!  

  Andrew Nuttall
15th May, 2018

Rated: 5/5

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The book is hand-signed by Ray Mears.

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