David Wescott is author of Camping in the Old Style and editor of Primitive Technology: A Book of Earth Skills. Formerly education director for the Boulder Outdoor School, he has been a leading figure in wilderness education for more than thirty years. He lives with his wife in Rexburg, Idaho.
Fascinating descriptions of early technologies, with diagrams, photos, and detailed steps to recreate. A good read.Published 10 months ago by R
This is a good book, and it covers many things. My favorite is the projectiles section. It shows how to make different kinds of spear throwers among other things. very interesting. Read morePublished on Sept. 24 2003