Woodlore — School of Wilderness Bushcraft

0
Ray Mears Northern Wilderness  - Signed Copy

Ray Mears Bushcraft

Ray Mears Northern Wilderness - Signed Copy

£9.99

Brand: Ray Mears Bushcraft
  EAN 9780340980835
Weight: 284 g         4 reviews
Ray Mears Northern Wilderness is the book written to accompany the BBC series of the same name, which aired on BBC2, October 2009.

Northern Wilderness is a stunning celebration of one of earth's great wildernesses. Ray Mears journeys on foot, by canoe and by snowshoe through mountains, forests, tundra and ice in a land where roads are still scarce.

He explores the vast Boreal Forest and its rich animal life from beavers to bears. He travels across the Hudson Bay by canoe, and tells the story of the fur trade and trappers who traded with the hat manufacturers of England. Ray follows the paths of the great early northern explorers, Samuel Hearne and David Thompson, who survived through their knowledge of what we now call bushcraft, as they trekked across the tundra and the Rocky Mountains. He explores the frozen north and learns the ways of the Inuit, who teach him how to combat snow blindness and build shelter.

This book is rich in bushcraft, as Ray explains the unique survival techniques of the Native Canadians and the Inuit, as well as how the prospectors in the gold rush used bushcraft skills to survive in this inhospitable but awesome landscape.

Details:
  • Dimensions: 19.6 x 13cm
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 298
  • Author: Ray Mears
  • ISBN: 0340980834
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Paperback, 298 pages

Shipping

UK 1-2 Day Delivery possible

  Delivery in 1-2 days within the United Kingdom
  UK Orders placed before 2PM GMT will be dispatched the same working day
  Overseas delivery times will vary depending on the destination


Please note that our offices are closed at weekends, so any orders placed after 2PM GMT on a Friday will not be dispatched until the following Monday.

Orders with a total value over £300.00 will be dispatched free via a next day delivery service within the UK at no extra cost.

Please note that in some instances, orders for heavy items may take an extra day to arrive.


  Overseas deliveries
For overseas deliveries, please refer to the following estimated delivery times:

  • Europe: 3 - 5 working days
  • Rest of the world: 5 - 7 working days

Returns

A full refund or exchange will be given provided that the items have not been worn or used, and are returned to us within 14 days of purchase, together with all relative labels and packaging. You are responsible for the cost of returning items.

Please ensure that you include a copy of your invoice, along with an explanation of why you have returned your goods. If you wish to return your goods for any reason, please do so to the following address:

Woodlore Limited
PO Box 3
Etchingham
East Sussex
TN19 7ZE
United Kingdom

Reviews

Ray Mears Northern Wilderness - Signed Copy is rated 5/5 based on 4 customer reviews.

Overall Rating:

5 4
 
4 0
 
3 0
 
2 0
 
1 0
 



  1 of 4

  Book arrived in excellent condition, speed of delivery outstanding, arrived in less than 24 hours.  

  P Reid
17th December, 2016

Rated: 5/5

  2 of 4

  I ordered Northern Wilderness for a good Canadian friend as a Christmas gift. It arrived very quick, and in superb condition as well. As a huge Ray Mears fan, I have an old copy which I've read, and it's a tremendous book. This and Wild Food are my favourite works of Ray's. But after finding a signed version, I'm now very jealous. I don't think I'll be able to resist the temptation of getting a signed copy for myself.  

  Djh
7th December, 2016

Rated: 5/5

  3 of 4

  A must have! An excellent companion book to the northern wilderness TV series with lots of detail and a great read. It makes you feel as though you are exploring Canada all over again. I purchased a signed copy and it is now one of my most prized possessions!  

  Blake Pimm
15th April, 2016

Rated: 5/5

  4 of 4

  As someone who has friends in Canada I can confirm Ray is much respected in those parts. A wonderful book. Ray is an educationalist, the nearest thing we have to a media mentor on buschraft. His book is very educational and relevant to our understanding of those parts. Very enjoyable.  

  C Neve
31st October, 2015

Rated: 5/5


  Share your opinion!

Let other people know your thoughts on this product.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions on this item can be found here. If you have a question about this product, please contact us.

Is the signature printed or is it real?


The book is hand-signed by Ray Mears.

© 2017 Woodlore Ltd · Terms & Conditions · Privacy & Cookie policy · All Rights Reserved.