Webelos Handbook Book

Webelos Handbook


  • Author : Boy Scouts of America
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Webelos
  • Pages : 484
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:1036895304

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Official Boy Scout Handbook Book

Official Boy Scout Handbook


  • Author : William Hillcourt
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Genre: Boy Scouts
  • Pages : 576
  • ISBN 10 : 0671249274

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Boy Scouts Handbook The First Edition 1911 Book

Boy Scouts Handbook The First Edition 1911


  • Author : Boy Scouts Boy Scouts of America
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-06-21
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 648
  • ISBN 10 : 1547231750

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Boy Scouts Handbook The First Edition 1911 Book Description :

Original Boy Scout Handbook is the official handbook of the Boy Scouts of America. It is a descendant of Baden-Powell's original handbook, Scouting for Boys, which has been the basis for Scout handbooks in many countries, with some variations to the text of the book depending on each country's codes and customs.The original edition of the handbook was based on Baden-Powell's work. Ernest Thompson Seton combined his Woodcraft manual, the Birch Bark Rolls, with Baden-Powell's Scouting for Boys. Subsequent works were done by other authors. William "Green Bar Bill" Hillcourt wrote the 6th, 7th, and 9th editions. Frederick L. Hines wrote the 8th, and Robert Birkby the 10th, 11th and 12th editions.The first Official Handbook, subtitled A Handbook of Woodcraft, Scouting, and Life-craft was published from July 1910 until March 1911 and appeared in eight distinct variations. It was written by Ernest Seton and drew greatly on Baden-Powell's Scouting for Boys, it included information on the organization of Scouting, signs and signaling, and camping, as well as Scouting games and a description of several Scouting honours. Notably, this book did not place emphasis on first aid, knife and axe use, or map and compass work, as later editions would. Because this edition was intended solely as a temporary guide until an authoritative handbook could be made, it is now known as the 1910 Original Edition Handbook.Subject: scout boy handbook book scouts boys books edition camping the of america survival 2016 hand first guide 13th for bsa cub manual boyscout 2017 best rocket nature leader scoutmaster army selling field fishing 1st a usa boyscouts outdoor english scouting us bound in cool 1911 literature s handbooks den spiral with american trees good wilderness airbook building outdoors cover life and bags media coil prime store skills guid uniform knot knots sales hands scoutmasters north modern 17 gifts swiss limited water scoutbook canada sport planet dogs america's day united states p

The Handbook of Conflict Resolution Book

The Handbook of Conflict Resolution


  • Author : Peter T. Coleman
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-02-28
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 1264
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118810323

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The Handbook of Conflict Resolution Book Description :

Praise for The Handbook of Conflict Resolution "This handbook is a classic. It helps connect the research of academia to the practical realities of peacemaking and peacebuilding like no other. It is both comprehensive and deeply informed on topics vital to the field like power, gender, cooperation, emotion, and trust. It now sits prominently on my bookshelf." —Leymah Gbowee, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate "The Handbook of Conflict Resolution offers an astonishing array of insightful articles on theory and practice by leading scholars and practitioners. Students, professors, and professionals alike can learn a great deal from studying this Handbook." —William Ury, Director, Global Negotiation Project, Harvard University; coauthor, Getting to Yes and author, The Third Side "Morton Deutsch, Peter Coleman, and Eric Marcus put together a handbook that will be helpful to many. I hope the book will reach well beyond North America to contribute to the growing worldwide interest in the constructive resolution of conflict. This book offers instructive ways to make this commitment a reality." —George J. Mitchell, Former majority leader of the United States Senate; former chairman of the Peace Negotiations in Northern Ireland and the International Fact-Finding Committee on Violence in the Middle East; chairman of the board, Walt Disney Company; senior fellow at the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University "Let's be honest. This book is just too big to carry around in your hand. But that's because it is loaded with the most critical essays linking the theory and practice of conflict resolution. The Handbook of Conflict Resolution is heavy on content and should be a well-referenced resource on the desk of every mediator—as it is on mine." —Johnston Barkat, Assistant Secretary-General, Ombudsman and Mediation Services, United Nations

Scouting for Boys Book
Score: 5
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Scouting for Boys


  • Author : Robert Baden-Powell
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-05-16
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 216
  • ISBN 10 : 9798646328992

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Scouting for Boys Book Description :

Scouting for Boys: A handbook for instruction in good citizenship is a book on Boy Scout training, published in various editions since 1908. Early editions were written and illustrated by Robert Baden-Powell with later editions being extensively rewritten by others. The book was originally a manual for self-instruction in observation, tracking and woodcraft skills as well as self-discipline and self-improvement, about the Empire and duty as citizens with an eclectic mix of anecdotes and unabashed personal observations and recollections. It is pervaded by a degree of moral proselytizing and references to the author's own exploits. It is based on his boyhood experiences, his experience with the Mafeking Cadet Corps during the Second Boer War at the Siege of Mafeking, and on his experimental camp on Brownsea Island, England.

The Jungle Book Book
Score: 4
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The Jungle Book


  • Author : Rudyard Kipling
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1920
  • Genre: Animals
  • Pages : 303
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015015357935

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Sons of the Empire Book

Sons of the Empire


  • Author : Robert Macdonald
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 1993-06-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 284
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442613133

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Sons of the Empire Book Description :

In "Sons of the Empire," Robert MacDonald explores popular ideas and myths in Edwardian Britain, their use by Baden-Powell, and their influence on the Boy Scout movement. In particular, he analyses the model of masculinity provided by the imperial frontier, the view that life in younger, far-flung parts of the empire was stronger, less degenerate than in Britain. The stereotypical adventurer - the frontiersman - provided an alternative ethic to British society. The best known example of it at the time was Baden-Powell himself, a war scout, the Hero of Mafeking in the South African war, and one of the first cult heroes to be created by the modern media. When Baden-Powell founded the Boy Scouts in 1908, he used both the power of the frontier myth and his own legend as a hero to galvanize the movement. The glamour of war scouting was hard to resist, its adventures a seductive invitation to the first recruits. But Baden-Powell had a serious educational program in mind: Boy Scouts were to be trained in good citizenship. MacDonald documents his study with a wide range of contemporary sources, from newspapers to military memoirs. Exploring the genesis of an imperial institution through its own texts, he brings new insight into the Edwardian age.

Scouting for Boys Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Scouting for Boys


  • Author : Robert Baden-Powell
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2007-02-27
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages : 397
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486457192

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Scouting for Boys Book Description :

Originally published: London: H. Cox, c1908.

The Boyscouts  Book of Campfire Stories Book

The Boyscouts Book of Campfire Stories


  • Author : Franklin K. Mathiews
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 216
  • ISBN 10 : 9783867415033

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The Boyscouts Book of Campfire Stories Book Description :

"The campfire for ages has been the place of council and friendship and story-telling. The mystic glow of the fire quickens the mind, warms the heart, awakens memories of happy, glowing tales that fairly leap to the lips." Contains stories from Jack London, Ellis Parker Butler and others. Originally published in 1921.

Modern Manhood and the Boy Scouts of America Book

Modern Manhood and the Boy Scouts of America


  • Author : Benjamin René Jordan
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2016-03-07
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 306
  • ISBN 10 : 9781469627663

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Modern Manhood and the Boy Scouts of America Book Description :

In this illuminating look at gender and Scouting in the United States, Benjamin Rene Jordan examines how in its founding and early rise, the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) integrated traditional Victorian manhood with modern, corporate-industrial values and skills. While showing how the BSA Americanized the original British Scouting program, Jordan finds that the organization's community-based activities signaled a shift in men's social norms, away from rugged agricultural individualism or martial primitivism and toward productive employment in offices and factories, stressing scientific cooperation and a pragmatic approach to the responsibilities of citizenship. By examining the BSA's national reach and influence, Jordan demonstrates surprising ethnic diversity and religious inclusiveness in the organization's founding decades. For example, Scouting officials' preferred urban Catholic and Jewish working-class immigrants and "modernizable" African Americans and Native Americans over rural whites and other traditional farmers, who were seen as too "backward" to lead an increasingly urban-industrial society. In looking at the revered organization's past, Jordan finds that Scouting helped to broaden mainstream American manhood by modernizing traditional Victorian values to better suit a changing nation.

Boy Scouts of America Book

Boy Scouts of America


  • Author : Ernest Thompson Seton
  • Publisher : Alpha Edition
  • Release Date : 2020-06-12
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9354026540

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Boy Scouts of America Book Description :

This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future generations. So that the book is never forgotten we have represented this book in a print format as the same form as it was originally first published. Hence any marks or annotations seen are left intentionally to preserve its true nature.

Our Frontier Is the World Book

Our Frontier Is the World


  • Author : Mischa Honeck
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 392
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501716201

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Our Frontier Is the World Book Description :

Mischa Honeck's Our Frontier Is the World is a provocative account of how the Boy Scouts echoed and enabled American global expansion in the twentieth century.The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has long been a standard bearer for national identity. The...

Boys  Life Book of Outdoor Skills Book

Boys Life Book of Outdoor Skills


  • Author : Boy Scouts of America
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2012-03-06
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9781461748663

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Boys Life Book of Outdoor Skills Book Description :

A Followup to the Highly Successful Best of Boys' Life Boys’ Life, the magazine for Boy Scouts of America, was launched in 1911 and became one of the most popular youth magazines in America. Every month it features news, stories, jokes, and practical how-to instructions invaluable to all Scouts. Reproduced in facsimile form, The Boys’ Life Book of Outdoor Skills brings together a selection of the very best pieces, including work by Theodore Roosevelt and Buffalo Bill ("A Message to Boy Scouts"), and . Contents include facsimiles of the best pages from 1911 to the present.

Boy Scouts Handbook Book
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

Boy Scouts Handbook


  • Author : Boy Scouts of America
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-07
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486132815

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Boy Scouts Handbook Book Description :

Complete republication of a book that has been used by generations of American youths, with copious information on such topics as woodcrafting, camping, sailing, as well as developing self-reliance and good citizenship.

Prepper Guns Book

Prepper Guns


  • Author : Bryce M. Towsley
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-05-17
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN 10 : 9781634509671

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Prepper Guns Book Description :

Food, water, and shelter are very important to survival. But you must also be ready to protect what is yours, because if somebody stronger, better prepared, and better equipped takes it all away, you will die. Your family will die. The only way to protect them is with firearms. Written with the law-abiding civilian in mind, Prepper Guns covers the firearms and tools needed to survive, not only for defense, but also for foraging. It is a comprehensive look at the realities of the firearms a prepper should have. Written by Bryce M. Towsley, a firearms expert and a full-time gun writer with thirty years of experience, it steps away from the “conventional wisdom” that is often spouted by prepper publishing and takes a hard, honest, look at the reality of the firearms, ammo, tools and training needed to survive at home and on the road. Prepper Guns takes a careful look at each category of firearms, ammo, sights, and accessories. Other topics include gun care and maintenance, as well as some simple gunsmithing and reloading to keep firearms repaired and ammo on hand. Finally, Prepper Guns has training suggestions and drills, plus a look at the psychology of survival, using the expertise of some of the top people in the world in these fields. If you are worried that bad things are coming and are trying to prepare, this book is the most important piece of gear you can buy. Because if you can’t protect your family, your food and your home, nothing else really matters.