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SAS Survival Guide


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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 million-copy bestselling book has been reinvented for the iPhone.

iPad User? Check the SAS Survival Guide for iPad !

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★★ Official Honoree Award at the 15th Annual Webbys ★★
★★ Selected for iTunes REWIND 2010 ★★
★ Apple Featured Application
★ Featured in iTunes 'Staff Favourites'
★ Also features in "WHAT'S HOT" and "NEW & NOTEWORTHY" in most countries
★ Has been ranked the #1 LIFESTYLE APP in almost all geographic locations


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 original set of world-class survival skills with you anywhere in the world – from the peaks of Kilimanjaro to the deserts of Kandahar…or to your closest national park.

This FULLY SELF CONTAINED app includes :

* Full text of the bestselling book optimised for the iPhone (over 400 pages)
* 16 videos providing invaluable survival tips from Lofty himself
* Photo galleries of Animal Tracks, Knots, Edible, medicinal and poisonous plants, sea creatures and snakes
* Morse Code signalling device
* 100+ question quiz to test if you've got what it takes to survive
* Survival Checklist
* Sun Compass
* Search tool to scan entire book by subject
* Extreme Climate Survival: sections on surviving Polar, Desert, Tropical, and Sea
* Comprehensive First Aid section

An internet connection is not essential for using this app and all content resides within the app download.

What's New in Version 1.5

Now with support for iPhone 5.
Updated Share features.
Minor bug fixes and improvements.

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Customer Reviews

Needs revision

On nutrition and navigation still useful but CPR first aid is outdated by almost a decade. I teach American Heart Association CPR and First Aid and currently Registered as an EMT in Los Angeles, CA and I'm astounded that the authors have not checked on updating their techniques.


I've had this app for a while and it was great before but now with the update u can't bookmark pages and just pressing bookmark makes app crash .. Please help.

Former Special Forces

Thank you for an opportunity to provide feedback. I helped update the US Army Survival FM in the 80's and have completed several Survival Schools in addition to being an avid Sportsman. I fished and trapped as a youth and attended forestry school in my college years. The reason I tell you my background is that not only have I conducted joint missions with the SAS, but I believe I have an excellent understanding of Survival preparation. Quite simply I have had my family members download the SAS Survival app onto their smart phones and computers in case of an emergency and for quick reference. The resident properties and access are critical especially is one loses their connectivity.
I do have a complaint though! After downloading your recent upgrade I can no longer use most of the functions that I am familiar with and consider critical for using this app. When attempting to drill down I am continuously returned to the IPhone 4 Main Screen. A fix or way to contact you for a corrected upgrade is much needed. Sincerely, Dave Wein

SAS Survival Guide
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  • $5.99
  • Category: Lifestyle
  • Updated: Mar 19, 2013
  • Version: 1.5
  • Size: 243 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

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