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McManners, Hugh

Works: 56 works in 282 publications in 16 languages and 6,990 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  History  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: GV199.6, 796.51
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Hugh McManners
Most widely held works by Hugh McManners
The backpacker's handbook by Chris Townsend( Book )

38 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to plan and prepare before a trip, and includes information on traveling in various conditions, setting up a safe and environmentally friendly camp, and dealing with natural hazards
The outdoor adventure handbook by Hugh McManners( Book )

31 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 10 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides photographs and information for young readers on outdoor adventures, discussing how to plan an outing, appropriate clothing and gear, outdoor cooking, navigation, observing nature, and basic skills such as using a knife, tying a knot, and first aid
Ultimate special forces by Hugh McManners( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps the most striking of heroic images, crack forces like the US Delta Force and British SAS hit the headlines with dramatic and daring feats when they are called upon to deal with seemingly irretrievable crises. But how much do we really know about these highly sophisticated combat units? Ultimate Special Forces, written by Hugh McManners, a former commando and defense correspondent for the London Sunday Times, traces the discipline and principles behind each force and reveals their little-known techniques, specialized equipment, and outstanding military achievement by land, sea, and air
Complete survival manual by Michael S Sweeney( Book )

50 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 11 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om overlevelse i naturen ved brug af naturens egne ressourcer, og i forskellige terræntyper; med et afsnit om førstehjælp
The complete wilderness training manual by Hugh McManners( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical guide to mastering outdoor skills and staying alive in challenging environments
Outdoor survival guide by Randy Gerke( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The beauty and tranquility of nature can be deceptively dangerous for the unprepared. A change in weather conditions, personal injury, or lost or damaged supplies can turn a scenic hike into a life-threatening ordeal. Those with the knowledge of survival stay calm, stay safe, and stay alive. Outdoor Survival Guide provides you with the essential survival information to help you overcome the most frequently encountered outdoor hazards. This guide offers practical, step-by-step instruction so you can implement the skills and techniques even under the most stressful circumstances. From extreme cold to the isolated wilderness, you?ll have the tools to survive."--Page 4 of cover
Hiking by Hugh McManners( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tips for hiking safely and comfortably, at the least expense
Forgotten voices of the Falklands by Hugh McManners( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Falklands War was a turning point in modern British history. On the one hand, it was what some considered to be the 'last of the great Elizabethan adventures', with the Royal Navy pulling off an incredible feat of maritime warfare, under the most appallingly risky circumstances. On the other hand, it was the first war of the modern age, using satellite surveillance, computer-driven missiles, night observation devices, and all the technologically developed power of modern weaponry. It was also a conflict that could so easily have gone terribly wrong for Britishforces. Instead, it was a resounding military success
Commando : winning the Green Beret by Hugh McManners( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scars of war by Hugh McManners( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gulf War One : British voices from the front line by Hugh McManners( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite losing an eight-year war with Iran in 1988, Iraq remained the region's dominant military power. With missiles and nuclear, biological and chemical weapons, Saddam's war-experienced army comprised 260,000 troops and 2,000 tanks. But his 1990 invasion of Kuwait ended with the most efficient war victory in US history. It was the first war for the US since Vietnam, with the UK its largest non-Arab ally, and the first war fought over a resource: oil. A new 'high tech' war, it had a total of only 146 US casualties - yet health problems have since dogged thousands of coalition soldiers, and uncounted thousands of Iraqi soldiers were killed. And following the protracted suffering of the Iraq invasion and nation-building operation over a decade later, many feel it was all for nothing a Hugh McManners' original interviews for Gulf War One - with combatants from both sides; Kuwait, Iraqi and Saudi citizens; military planners and politicians; human shield hostages and Gulf War Syndrome sufferers u allow those both serving and caught up in the war to tell its history in their own words
Crowning the dragon : adventures in the Chinese Karakoram by Hugh McManners( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real voices from the Front Line by Hugh McManners( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1988 Iraq was the region's dominant military power and ambitious to become leader of the Arab world. Saddam's war-experienced army were known to have used biological and chemical weapons in the past. This title provides a picture and explodes many myths of how this war was carried out, and why
Top guns by Hugh McManners( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trail walking by Hugh McManners( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falklands commando by Hugh McManners( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mi primer manual de aventura by Hugh McManners( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real story of the Falklands War by Hugh McManners( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing upon the resources of the Imperial War Museum's archive, which contains thousands of interviews with both soldiers and civilians, both British and Argentinean, this book redresses the balance, presenting an oral history of the Falklands War
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.15 for The comple ... to 0.96 for Wasserspor ...)

The backpacker's handbook
Alternative Names
Hugh McManners Brits televisiepresentator

Mac Manners Hugh

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McManners, Joseph Hugh


マクマナーズ, ヒュー

The outdoor adventure handbookUltimate special forcesComplete survival manualThe complete wilderness training manualOutdoor survival guideHikingForgotten voices of the FalklandsCommando : winning the Green Beret