1999 "First Edition" stated; McManus Books publishing, Spokane, Washington; illustrated by Roy Doty; hardbound in Persian red boards with white lettering along spine; very good condition with unmarked pages, appears unread; dust jacket very good.
Humorous and practical advice on various aspects of camping, presented alphabetically.
Aaaaiii! is the sound you might hear yourself making if you find a Crawly Thing sharing your sleeping bag... "Oops!" is what you should try not to say too often while it's your turn to be camp cook. Patrick McManus's descriptions of the circumstances that can produce these responses are hilarious. Along with the humor there is practical advice for beginning campers, dispensed with a generous helping of common sense...