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Boy Scout handbook.

Author: Robert Birkby; Boy Scouts of America.
Publisher: Irving, Tex. : Boy Scouts of America, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 10th edView all editions and formats
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This handbook is based on the experience of the Boy Scout of America in the United States since its founding in 1910.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Birkby; Boy Scouts of America.
OCLC Number: 20723250
Notes: Revised edition of: The Official Boy Scout handbook. 1979.
"Manuscript ... was written by Robert C. Birkby"--Title page verso.
"How to protect your children from child abuse and drug abuse" (23 p.) inserted.
Includes index.
Description: vii, 661 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The adventure begins --
Welcome to the adventure of scouting! --
Outdoor adventures --
Let's go camping! --
Using woods tools --
Campfires and camping stoves --
Cooking in camp --
Ropes, knots and splices --
Let's go hiking! --
Finding your way --
Backpacking --
Hit the pedals! --
Let's go swimming! --
Canoeing and rowing --
Understanding nature --
Observing nature --
Caring for the earth --
Growing from boy to man --
Physically strong --
First aid --
Signals and distress codes --
Democracy --
Community --
Family --
Personal development --
Your life as a scout --
Your scout patrol and troop --
The spirit of scouting --
Summer camp and camporees --
The story of a good turn --
Trail to eagle --
Advancement in scouting --
Scouting opportunities --
High adventure and sports --
Venture program --
Varsity scouting.

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This handbook is based on the experience of the Boy Scout of America in the United States since its founding in 1910.

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