Scouting for Boys

Author: Robert Baden-Powell
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486318127
Release Date: 2014-11-24
Genre: Sports & Recreation

This blueprint for the Boy Scout movement not only provides energetic tips on camping, tracking, and woodcraft, but offers proper Victorian-era advice on manners, self-discipline, and good citizenship. Includes the original illustrations.

Get Off My Honor

Author: Hans Zeiger
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 0805431802
Release Date: 2005-01
Genre: Political Science

A Boy Scout defends the honor of the stalwart organization from the cultural onslaught threatening it.

The Field and Forest Handy Book

Author: Daniel Beard
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486461915
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Written by a co-founder of the Boy Scouts, this appealing guide offers illustrated instructions for building kites, birdhouses, boats, igloos, and other fun projects, plus numerous helpful tips for campers.

Girl Scouts Handbook

Author: W. J. Hoxie
Publisher: Racehorse Publishing
ISBN: 1631583522
Release Date: 2018-09-04
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Revisit the Original 1913 Guide for Girl Scouts!

We Are Americans We Are Scouts

Author: David C. Scott
ISBN: 0978983610
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

WE ARE AMERICANS, WE ARE SCOUTS is a superb collection of carefully selected motivational anecdotes and quotations from Theodore Roosevelt, the first and only Chief Scout Citizen of the Boy Scouts of America. Using words and stories from Roosevelt's remarkable and influential life, Mr. Scott masterfully connects the wisdom, wit, and personal moral values of one of America's greatest presidents to the fundamental principles of Scouting. WE ARE AMERICANS, WE ARE SCOUTS is the perfect portable companion and reference book for Scouts, leaders, and speakers. It is for everyone wishing to rediscover and renew their own Scouting spirit. Mr. Scott's book is an outstanding resource for use in any setting to show and celebrate the significance of our national heritage and the timeless values of Scouting.

What to Do and how to Do it

Author: Daniel Carter Beard
ISBN: NYPL:33433066624838
Release Date: 1890
Genre: Amusements

A manual of pastimes which includes instructions for making kites, fishing poles, a blow gun, boats, and theatrical costumes, and for raising dogs, stuffing animals, stocking an aquarium, and camping. Arranged by season.

A Scout s Book of Signs Signals and Symbols

Author: Daniel Beard
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486833392
Release Date: 2018-08-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

First published nearly a century ago, this practical reference provides scouts and other lovers of the outdoors with an ever-useful guide to following trails and interpreting their surroundings.

My Two Moms

Author: Zach Wahls
Publisher: Avery
ISBN: 9781592407637
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

An advocate and son of same-gender parents recounts his famed address to the Iowa House of Representatives on civil unions, and describes his positive experiences of growing up in an alternative family in spite of prejudice.

Boy Scouts Handbook

Author: Boy Scouts of America
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486439914
Release Date: 2005-06-17
Genre: History

Presents guidance, first published in 1911, on camping skills; identification of birds, animals, trees, and plants; tracks and trailing; signaling; health and endurance; chivalry; first aid and lifesaving; games and athletic standards; and patriotism and citizenship; and also covers Scouting virtues, the Scout Oath and Law, Scout rank, and knots every Scout should know.

Boy Scouts of America

Author: Chuck Wills
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 1465414061
Release Date: 2013-08-19
Genre: History

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the organization, this updated and extended illustrated guide includes inspiring photos and stories of the group's history as well as a documentary DVD.

Boy Scouts Handbook

Author: Boy Scouts of America
Publisher: Bnpublishing.Com
ISBN: 9562914984
Release Date: 2007-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book is essential for everyone...not just boyscouts or boys even, it is full of practical advice on just about everything... The original Boy Scout Handbook standardized American scouting and emphasized the virtues and qualifications for scouting, delineating what the American Boy Scouts declared was needed to be a -well-developed, well-informed boy.- The book includes information on the organization of scouting, signs and signaling, camping, scouting games, and a description of several scouting honors. Scouts past and present will be fascinated to see how scouting has changed in the ensuing years, and how it has stayed the same.

Do It Yourself Bushcraft

Author: Daniel Beard
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486823362
Release Date: 2017-06-15
Genre: Nature

Originally published a century ago, this engagingly written, charmingly illustrated camping guide forms an atmospheric reminder of a simpler time as well as a source of timeless advice on fishing, trapping, and outdoor life.

Codes Ciphers and Secret Writing

Author: Martin Gardner
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486320311
Release Date: 2013-04-10
Genre: Games & Activities

Cipher and decipher codes: transposition and polyalphabetical ciphers, famous codes, typewriter and telephone codes, codes that use playing cards, knots, and swizzle sticks . . . even invisible writing and sending messages through space. 45 diagrams.

Be Prepared

Author: The Scout Association
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
ISBN: 1471102483
Release Date: 2013-05-09
Genre: Reference

'Drawing on the wit and wisdom of Scouts down the ages, Be Preparedcontains both remarkable and reliable advice for a smoother journey through life.' Bear Grylls Are youprepared? Do you know the right way to hold an eel, wield an axe or string a hammock? Do you have the skills to survive in the wild, predict the weather or shine at a party? If the answer to any of these is no, then this is the book for you. Jam-packed with gems old and new, this compendium will delight readers of all ages. You don't need to have been a Scout to enjoy advice on being an intrepid traveller, preventing a sneeze or vaulting a fence. Gleaned from over a hundred years of Scouting heritage, Be Preparedis quirky, surprisingly useful and most of all fun. Whether you're an adventurer for real or an adventurer at heart, you'll find this a fascinating treasure trove of ideas and practical know-how.

Boy Scout Handbook

Author: Boy Scouts of America
Publisher: Boy Scouts of Amer
ISBN: 0839531052
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Social Science

Explains the advantages, responsibilities and membership requirements of scouting and provides the requirements and possible projects for earning skill awards and merit badges.