SAS Survival Guide - Lite
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SAS Survival Lite is the FREE version of the complete SAS Survival Guide, available now in the app store. Based on the million-copy bestselling book, this fantastic free app provides you with a bare bones guide to wilderness survival. Jam-packed with basic survival tools, you'll be equipped for any expedition to the outdoors with this entry-level guide in your arsenal.
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★★ Selected for "iTunes REWIND 2010" ★★
★ Listed under "Apple Featured Applications", "What's Hot" & "New & Noteworthy" Worldwide.
★ Has achieved the #1 LIFESTYLE APP in most geographic locations.
###### ABOUT THE SAS SURVIVAL GUIDE ######
For over twenty years, the SAS Survival Guide has been the definitive guide to surviving any situation, anywhere in the world. Now, for the first time ever, the bestselling book has been reinvented for the iPhone.
Written by former SAS soldier and instructor, John "Lofty" Wiseman, this application brings you the elite training techniques of Britain’s toughest fighting force in the most accessible version ever. Now you can take the world-class survival skills of the SAS with you anywhere in the world – from the peaks of Kilimanjaro to the deserts of Kandahar…or to your closest national park.
The Lite App Contains:
•Basic survival information including: building fires, finding water, navigating by the stars, survival kit, signals and codes
•Photo galleries of cloud spotting, night sky navigation, and more
•Video of Lofty Wiseman demonstrating knife skills
•100+ question quiz to test if you've got what it takes to survive
•Survival checklist to help you prepare for trips
•Search the app by keyword for quick reference
###### WHY NOT GET THE FULL APP ? ######
The Full app contains:
•Full text, in 9 chapters, of the bestselling book optimised for the iPhone
•16 videos providing invaluable survival tips from Lofty himself
•Photo galleries of edible, medicinal and poisonous plants
•Morse Code signalling device
•100 + question quiz to test if you've got what it takes to survive
•Search tool to scan entire book by subject
•Extreme Climate Survival: sections on surviving Polar, Desert, Tropical, and Sea
•Comprehensive First Aid section
Full SAS Survival Guide iPhone & iPad also available on the AppStore
What's New in Version 1.3
iOS 5 Support.
Lite is heavy
I just barely got it and it's pestering me to write a review. It seems to work well, I have not read very far yet, seems to be packed with information. Occasionally there is a word that I do not know the definition of. It would be nice if there was more than one video. multiple ways to start fires would be nice not just one. It appears to recommend a knife as the number one survival tool, but in my opinion a folding saw would be much more useful. And like I said I have not read very far yet.
For a free app it is amassing! I got the book first and I was able to compare some of the fechers. It also has some videos of knife safety. Which the book does not have. I think that you should get the app but also get the book. The book has more tips on surviving. So I think you should get both.
Only info you need very little fluff
I've read about half of the information in this app and its one of the most concise and useful survival guides I've read. If you want to know all the need to know info before going backcountry camping or into a risky situation download this app.
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- Category: Lifestyle
- Updated: Nov 10, 2011
- Version: 1.3
- Size: 20.4 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Trellisys.net
- © HarperCollins and Trellisys.net 2010
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.