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TRAILSIDE SHELTERS. Davis. Designs and pitching ideas for the best man-made tents and natural shelters. Drawings, 224 little pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1371 paper$5.95.

TAKING CARE OF OUTDOOR GEAR. Stackpole. Guide to extending life of your sports equipment--winter and summer, water and land. Illustrated, 318 pages.
Inventory = 4.
Order #: STAC1402 paper$9.95.

WOMAN IN THE WOODS. Farmer. Practical information on staying comfortable, acquiring camping skills, and keeping clean and well-groomed. 60 photos, 256 pages. Inventory = 7. ISBN: 0-934802-08-4. Order #: STAC1370 paper$5.95.


CAMPING-ON-THE-GO COOKERY. Angier. How to pack, fix, and cook delicious and nutritional meals anywhere, anytime. Photos, 156 pages.
Inventory = 8.
ISBN: 0-8117-2156-6.  Order #: STAC1409 paper$9.95.


STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION. Geary. A basic map and compass book. Illustrated, 158 pages.
Inventory = 4.
Order #: STAC1367 paper$9.95.


Mohney. Nearly 80 recipes using freeze-dried and supermarket ingredients, with cooking techniques for summer and winter. Drawings, 176 little pages.
Inventory = 3.
Order #: STAC1372 paper$5.95.




HIKING. Rustrum. Covers short urban walks to long wilderness treks with equipment, outdoor living, more. 125 pages.
Inventory = 5.
Order #: STAC1401 paper$8.95.


HIKING BACK TO HEALTH. Rutstrum. A guide for the urban and wilderness walker which encourages physical exercise through a walking program and includes the information on materials and techniques that will make it a success. Photos, 126 pages.
Inventory = 9.
Order #: STAC3326 paper$5.95.


THE COMPETENCE FACTOR: Skills that Make the Difference in Outdoor Sports. Angier. Coping with challenges of backcountry hazards, rescues. Photos, 160 pages.
Inventory = 8.
ISBN: 0-8117-2189-2. Order #: STAC1405 paper$7.95.



Inventory = 5.
Order #: STAC3660 cloth$19.95.





BACKCOUNTRY BASICS. Angier. Presents wilderness skills to find drinking water, make matchless fires, stay warm in a blizzard, and enjoy nature.  Originally published at 19.95 by Stackpole. Inventory = 2. Order #: ZZBT5109 cloth$3.98/60.

BACK COUNTRY. Rustrum. Musings on the meanings of backcountry, and of people there. Drawings, 265 pages.
Inventory = 3.
Order #: STAC1400 paper$14.95

CHANCELLORSVILLE: Lee's Greatest Battle. Stackpole. Account of one of Civil War's greatest battles. 55 illustrations,  27 maps, 30 drawings.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC5067 paper$14.95.

LIFE AND TIMES IN COLONIAL PHILADELPHIA. Kelley. History of the rapid growth of this city from 1640 to 1799 and the roles of the men and women who conceived the American concept of freedom. Photos, 256 pages.
 Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3299 cloth$16.95.

EASTERN TRIPS & TRAILS. Thomas. A wilderness lover's guide to over 60 outdoor experiences in 16 states from Maine to Florida--descriptions of each site, how to reach it, and where to hike, backpack, and camp. Photos, maps, 252 pages.
Inventory = 7.
ISBN: 0-8117-2033-0. Order #: STAC3152 paper$8.95.

BASIC FISHING. Ovington. Instruction on every phase of fresh-water fishing; fundamentals, glossary, lessons. Illustrated, 168 pages.
Inventory = 11.
Order #: STAC1340 paper$10.95.

BASS ANGLER'S GUIDE: Where to find and how to catch the big ones. Hunn. Details 34 of America's best bass-fishing streams, lakes, and rivers. Photos, 256 pages.
Inventory = 12.
ISBN: 0-8117-0216-2. Order #: STAC1453 cloth$14.95.





CHAUNCY LIVELY'S FLYBOX. Lively. A portfolio of modern trout flies: midges, terrestrials, caddisflies, stoneflies, mayflies. Over 340 photos, 96 large-format pages.
Inventory = 14.
ISBN: 0-8117-2078-0. Order #: STAC1338 paper$18.95.


STEELHEADING IN NORTH AMERICA. Richey. Tackle, seasons, best rivers, fishing methods. Photos, 224 pages.
Inventory = 7.
Order #: STAC1440 paper$12.95.




 MASTERING THE ART OF FLY-TYING. Talleur. Hands-on-guide to better fly-tying skills with 30 step-by-step lessons and tyer's techniques for nymphs, streamers, and dry flies. 224 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1. 
Order #: STAC1343 cloth$34.95.

PANFISHING. Rice. Includes spinning, fly fishing, bait, casting, ice fishing for lake, river, and stream. Photos, 320 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1334 cloth$18.95.

TYING THE SWISHER/RICHARDS FLIES. Swisher/Richards. Revolutionary styles--no hackles, hen spinners, emergers, stillborns, floating and wiggle nymphs, pupa, minnows, and how to fish them. Illustrated, 48 large-format pages.
Inventory = 11.
ISBN:0-8117-2099-3. Order #: STAC1341 paper$9.95.




ART OF SMALL GAME HUNTING. Sell. Covers field shooting and basic hunting, rifles, sights, handguns, shotguns, and the game including rabbits, varmints, raccoons, grouse, squirrel, and more. Photos, 190 pages.
Inventory = 4. 
Order #: STAC3294 paper$6.95.

BOWHUNTING FOR DEER. Kittredge. Tips on selection and care of equipment, use of compound bow, knowing the game, shooting positions, unorthodox shots, trailing, butchering, and handling venison in camp. Photos, 223 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC3295 cloth$16.95.

HUNTING FOR THE POT, FISHING FOR THE PAN. Dalrymple. Practical ways to hunt and fish for food to eat. Photos, 336 pages.
Inventory = 4.
Order #: STAC1432 cloth$16.95.





COMPLETE BOOK OF THE BOW & ARROW. Gillelan. History, gear, rules, skills for hunting, fishing, field and target archery. Photos, 331 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1435 paper$12.95.

FIRST BOOK OF GUNSMITHING. Traister. Beginner's guide to repairing and refinishing firearms. Photos, 219 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC1438 cloth$18.95.

GUN CONTROL. Kukla. A written record of efforts to eliminate the private possession of firearms in America. Illustrated, 448 pages.
Inventory = 5.
Order #: STAC3279 paper$9.95.

HOME GUIDE TO MUZZLE LOADERS. Nonte. How to shoot, restore, repair, build, and collect these classics of our treasured past. Photos, 219p large-format pages. Inventory = 3. Order #: STAC1455 paper$14.95.




HOME GUN CARE AND REPAIR. Ackley. Tinkering, fixing, installing, and conversions on rifles, shotguns, and handguns. Ill., 192 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1375 paper$6.95.

PROFESSIONAL GUNSMITHING. Howe. How to set up a gunsmithing shop business, plus skills and methods of gun work: alterations, repairs, mountings, heat treatment, grinding, polishing, and more. Illustrated, 534 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3284 cloth$24.95.



SUCCESSFUL WATERFOWLING. Taylor. Hunting ducks and geese; blinds and decoys; shooting skills. Photos, 288 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1422 paper$15.95.




GAME BIRD HUNTING. Rice. The birds, their range, and habits; use of dogs, shotguns. Photos, 190 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1427 paper$4.50.

GROUSE AND WOODCOCK: An Upland Hunter's Book, Field Techniques, Lore, and Equipment. Sisley. Gives advice on guns, dogs, equipment, techniques, and how to select cover and loads. Photos, 159 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC3292 cloth$13.95.

HOW TO MOUNT DEER. Phillips. The guide to trophy taxidermy the easy, inexpensive way, with all the mounting methods described--from skinning and preparing the hide to final grooming and painting the finished mount. Photos, 128 large-format pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC3266 cloth$21.95.

HUNTING DUCKS AND GEESE. Smith. Hard facts, good bets, and serious advice from a duck hunter you can trust. Photos, 160 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC1450 cloth$19.95.

HUNTING GEAR YOU CAN MAKE. Weiss. How to make 45 items--practical, gadgety, or decorative. Photos, 175 pages.
Inventory =10.
No ISBN.  Order #: STAC1425 paper$4.50.

HUNTING THE WHITETAIL DEER. Tinsley. Gun selection, stalking and tracking, bow hunting, safety. Photos, 192 pages.
Inventory = 7.
Order #: STAC1378 paper$6.95.




DRUMMER IN THE WOODS. Spiller. 21 stories on grouse shooting. Photos, 240 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC6498 cloth$16.95.

OLD TIME POSTERS FROM THE GREAT SPORTING DAYS. Stackpole. 22 handsome, turn-of-the-century posters featuring hunting/fishing magazine covers and ads in full color. 11"x16", suitable for framing. Slight bend in cover.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3261 paper$19.95.

DEER HUNTER'S YEARBOOK, Volume 1 (1983). Outdoor Life. Outstanding articles from the magazine covering many aspects of the sport: using dogs, sighting, care of hides, seasons, used rifles, ammunition, and more. Color photos, 190 large-format pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3290 cloth$16.95.

DEER HUNTING. Smith. Whitetail andmule deer habits, habitats; gun, bow, and camera hunting; state laws. Photos, 256 pages.
Inventory = 5.
Order #: STAC1379 paper$11.95.





BUILDING COLONIAL FURNISHINGS, MINIATURES, & FOLK ART. Daniele. Contains plans and instructions for classic pieces, including sea captain's desk, apothecary chest, child's chair, double cupboard, tall clock, spinning wheel, candle stand, rocker. Photos, plans, 256 large-format pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC3154 cloth$27.95.

Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3118 cloth$8.95.

TRAILSIDE COOKING. Mohney. Nearly 80 recipes using freeze-dried and supermarket ingredients, with cooking techniques for summer and winter. Drawings, 176 little pages.
Inventory = 3.
Order #: STAC1372 paper$5.95.

THE BOURBON COOKBOOK. Hoge. How to cook using a dash of American whiskey with seafoods, beef, fish, desserts, with drink recipes, too. 288 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC3331 cloth$8.95.

US INFANTRY EQUIPMENTS 1775-1910. Katcher. Uniform dress, arms, gear used by soldiers as America developed. Color and b/w illustrations,  48 pages.
Inventory = 3.
Order #: STAC4098 paper$12.95.




AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMIES: (4) State Troops. Katcher. Uniform dress and equipment that identified state-raised troops from North and South. Color and black-and-white illustrations,  48 pages.
Inventory = 3.
Order #: STAC9138 paper$12.95.

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMIES: (5) Volunteer Militia. Katcher. Uniform dress and equipment that identified individually formed regiments from North and South. Color and b/w illustrations,  48 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3935 paper$12.95.

ARMY OF THE POTOMAC. Katcher. Men-at-Arms Series. Color illustrations, , 48 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC6524 paper$12.95.




A WILLIAMSBURG HORNBOOK. Wise. Mini-encyclopedia to this colonial city. Photos, 128 pages.
Inventory = 6.
Order #: STAC1383 paper$9.95.




THE AMERICAN WAR 1812-1814. Katcher. The bitter fighting when British burned the White House and stormed New Orleans. Color illustrations, 48 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC3732 paper$12.95.

CATCHING TROPHY SALMON AND TROUT: Secrets of a Great Lakes Pro. Wolfram. Proven techniques for all types of salmon and trout fishing from a charterboat skipper. Covers background and behavior of chinook, coho and pink salmon, rainbow, brown and lake trout and their cousins. Photos & drawings, 256 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC4225 paper$14.95.

HOME HEATING WITH COAL: Energy for the Eighties. Sherman. Explains the new coal-heating technology: selection and use of new precision coal stoves, cost efficiency, storage, reliability, pollution standards, handling, installation. Photos, 208 pages. Stackpole Books: Harrisburg, PA. New condition
Inventory =10.
ISBN:0-8117-2081-0.  Order #: STAC3235 paper$8.95. 

GUIDE TO OUTDOOR CAREERS. Thomas. Where the jobs are, job hunting skills, how to write the best resume. 272 pages. Stackpole Books: Harrisburg, PA. . New with small tear on back of dust jacket.
Inventory = 6.
ISBN: 0-8117-1047-5. Order #: STAC3280 cloth$14.95.




IN SEARCH OF THE WILD TURKEY. Gooch. State-by-state guide to wild turkey hunting spots and methods. Photos, 192 pages.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC1456 cloth$9.95.

THE BIRDWATCHER'S ACTIVITY BOOK. Heintzelman. Moves birdwatching to active participation through projects--foods, nest boxes, rare species. Photos, 250 pages.
Inventory = 8.
ISBN:0-8117-2152-3. . Order #: STAC1392 paper$11.95.

INVESTIGATING NATURE THROUGH OUTDOOR PROJECTS. Brown. 36 strategies for turning the natural environment into your own laboratory. Illustrated, 224 pages.
Inventory = 7.
Order #: STAC1390 paper$14.95


LAKESIDE RECREATION AREAS. Thomas. Details over 200 public waterfront areas in over 40 states: how to get there, where to stay, what to see and do. Photos, maps, 160 large-format pages. Inventory = 7. Order #: STAC3264 paper$8.95.



Over 60 measured jogging routes in 20 of the most visited cities in the US--for travelers who want to stay in shape while on the road for business or pleasure. Photos, 224 pages. Inventory = 11. ISBN: 0-8117-2091-8.  STAC3277 paper$9.95.

OUTDOOR WOMAN'S GUIDE TO SPORTS, FITNESS AND NUTRITION (THE). Maughan & Collins. Physiology and nutrition in outdoor sports. Photos, 288 pages. Inventory = 1. STAC1403 cloth$15.95.




BACKCOUNTRY BIKEPACKING. Sanders. Techniques and equipment for lightweight bicycle camping. Illustrated, 300 pages.
Inventory = 7.
ISBN:0-8117-2258-9. Order #: STAC1457 paper$9.95.


WINTERING. Mohney. The outdoor book for cold weather ventures--techniques and gear for hiking, camping, fires, navigating. Diagrams, 224 pocket-size pages.
Inventory = 25.
ISBN: 0-8117-2270-8. Order #: STAC1376 paper$5.95.

SEW FOR SNOW. Schulz. Illustrated instructions for making active winter sportswear. Illustrated, 190 pages.
Inventory = 8.
ISBN: 0-8117-2094-2. Order #: STAC1377 paper$9.95.




THE CHARLESTON STORY: Scenes from a City's History. Marion.
Inventory = 2.
Order #: STAC3616 paper$10.95.

ALAMO AND THE TEXAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE (THE). Haythornthwaite. Covers uniforms and personal equipment of these soldiers. Photos, 48 pages.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC4239 paper$12.95.

THE TEXAS RANGERS. Hardin. Development of this police force from its beginnings as Indian fighters to its role today.
Inventory = 1.
Order #: STAC6482 paper$11.95.

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