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The Jungle Hiker


Code: P19947

P/b, 12x16.5cm. 166p, 5th edition, 1945. Published by RAF Welfare Publications, 222 Group Indian Ocean and printed in Madras by E. Sendell at the Associated Printers.  This is a guide to jungle survival for aircrew written with a slightly humorous bent. Begins with baling out or crash landing & then has tips on how to survive - using a parachute to make a shelter, how & what to hunt/eat. Also has advice on dangerous insects/animals & so on. Illustrated in b+w & colour. The cover is a little worn and the pages are yellowed with fox/spot marking.   Quite good used overall.  Rare find. Stock code P19947.