Written by Outdoor Safety Institute Director Alex Kosseff, this revised and updated second edition offers over 50% new content, with added sections focusing on risk management, outdoor safety, teaching, facilitation, and leading youth. Published by the Appalachian Mountain Club, this edition is "a thorough, field-tested examination of what makes the best outdoor leaders . . . and how one of them could be you" (Robert Birkby, author of the Boy Scout Handbook). Learn More
From one of the founders of BSA and originally published in 1882, this survival manual is filled with all kinds of projects including how to build a pine bough hut, build a boat, an aquarium, squirt guns and more. Softbound, 444 pages.
Find out how the free enterprise system works in the United States and about how businesses operate, from mom-and-pop shops to large corporations, and discover what it’s like to run your own small business. Learn More
Explore how the 'melting pot' makes the United States of America an icon of cultural freedom and gives true meaning to the familiar Latin motto E Pluribus Unum ('out of many, one'), which appears on all U.S. coins. Learn More