WorldCat Identities

Jacobson, Cliff

Overview
Works: 68 works in 175 publications in 3 languages and 7,959 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: GV191.7, 797.122
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cliff Jacobson
The basic essentials of map and compass by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different types of maps, introduces the basic skills of map reading, and looks at how compasses are used in conjunction with maps
Canoeing and camping beyond the basics by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tips on canoeing and camping
The basic essentials of canoeing by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilderness canoeing & camping by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camping's top secrets : a lexicon of expert camping tips by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

8 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of alphabetically arranged entries that provide information on the best kept secrets of camping, including information on forecasting the weather rigging a canoe or boat treating drinking water using tents and other types of shelters dealing with animal and insect encounters cooking and cookware treating common ailments using maps and GPS units camping with kids choosing camping clothes, boots, sleeping bags, and gear and much more!
The basic essentials of camping by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The basic essentials of knots for the outdoors by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Turkish and English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understand different applications for various types of rope. Prepare a new rope for outdoor use. Protect the life time and dependability of the ropes you count on. Includes left-hand mirror image of every right-handed knot and hitch
Canoeing wild rivers by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual for canoeists which particularly concentrates on Canadian rivers and Canadian sources of information for maps, carriers, access roads, etc. Appendices include equipment list, medical kit, international rating scale of rapids
Basic illustrated by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Basic Illustrated Camping, discover how to build a fire, even in wet weather; select and use your camping gear; cook quick and tasty meals in the outdoors; rig a campsite tent with the four basic knots and hitches; and use a map and compass to master the fundamentals of backcountry navigation
Basic essentials by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic essentials by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to solo canoeing that provides information on choosing the right equipment, customizing a solo canoe, performing various braces and ferry strokes, maintaining and repairing a solo canoe, and other related topics
The new wilderness canoeing & camping by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canoeing wild rivers : the 30th anniversary guide to Expedition canoeing in North America by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th Anniversary Edition of the classic Expedition Canoeinghas long been considered the premier guide to canoeing and exploring North America's waterways. This thirtieth-anniversary edition expertly details everything you need to know about paddling the continent's wild rivers. Outdoors writer and wilderness canoe guide Cliff Jacobson draws on his thirty-plus years of river running to give you sound advice, fresh new ideas, and advanced techniques for canoeing in the wilderness. Completely updated and revised, inside you'll find dozens of full-color photos, how-to illustrations, source charts, canoeing and camping tricks, a chapter full of hard-won advice from more than twenty-five of Jacobson's fellow canoeing experts, and a brand new chapter devoted to paddling desert and swamp rivers. Look inside to find: How to pick a crew .Route and trip planning .Canoeing and camping gear. Navigating by map, compass, and GPS .How to deal with dangerous bears .Canoe hazards and rescue .Barren-land travel. Preparation and skills are everything when canoeing wild rivers. Take along this guide on all of your canoeing adventures
Basic illustrated by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover how to: Choose and use the right type of compass; Use a map and compass in concert with a GPS receiver; Read and understand contour lines and other map features; Plot a course and find your way through the wilderness; Use the stars to navigate rivers, streams, and trails at night; Find and order the maps you need."--Back cover
Basic essentials by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover techniques for: choosing and using the right type of compass, using a map and compass in concert with a GPS receiver, reading and understanding contour lines and other map features, plotting a course and finding your way through the wilderness, using the stars to navigate rivers, streams, and trails at night, finding and ordering the maps you need. - Back cover
Camping secrets : a lexicon of camping tips only the experts know by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate guide to wilderness navigation : how to use global positioning systems ; how to find your way with map and compass ; how to survive in the backcountry by Scottie Barnes( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic essentials by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover how to: build a fire, even in wet weather; select and use your camping gear; cook quick and tasty meals in the outdoors, rig a campsite tent with the four basic knots and hitches, use a map and compass to master the fundamentals of backcountry navigation. - Back cover
Basic essentials by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in French and English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un guide pratique pour le camping qui indique le matériel et le savoir-faire nécessaires, incluant l'alimentation et la sécurité. [SDM]
Boundary waters canoe camping by Cliff Jacobson( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA), located in northeastern Minnesota, is a legendary wilderness destination for canoeists from around the world. Longtime guide and canoe authority Cliff Jacobson explains the best and safest ways of planning and enjoying a BWCA journey. Includes maps, illustrations, and information on obtaining permits, packing the right supplies, practicing low-impact camping techniques, honing paddling skills, traveling with children, and dealing with hazards on land and water"--
 
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The basic essentials of map and compass
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Canoeing and camping beyond the basicsThe basic essentials of canoeingCamping's top secrets : a lexicon of expert camping tipsThe basic essentials of campingThe basic essentials of knots for the outdoorsCanoeing wild riversBasic illustratedBasic essentials