The SCA Trail-Building and Maintenance Manual is an invaluable guide based upon the award-winning “Work Skills Program” of the Student Conservation Association which has more than 40 years’ experience providing skilled volunteers to the Forest Service, Parks Service, and Bureau of Land Management. Written by Robert Birkby, former trail crew foreman and director of conservation at Philmont, this definitive book has been used around the world. Paperback; 340 pages. Learn More
No telescope required! A comfortable lawn chair and a clear, night sky are all you need. Author James R. Sowell teaches you how to find and identify constellations—and even locate galaxies!—just using the naked eye.
A celebration of the most elite Boy Scout rank, Eagle Scouts: A Centennial History compiles one hundred years of history in a beautifully illustrated format, ripe with full-color photographs.
Combining original stories from current and past Eagle Scouts, as well as information on the history of the rank, its awards, and famous Eagle Scouts, this book provides a truly unique perspective on scouting. It is the only comprehensive guide to the honored Eagle rank, making it a must-have for active Scouts, current and aspiring Eagle Scouts, collectors, and anyone interested in learning more.
Hard cover; 160 pages.
New York Times best-selling author William J.Bennett uses stories, essays, historical vignettes, and contemporary profiles to explore and explain what it means to be a man.
Special BSA® edition features 36 additional pages including stories of Scouts with each chapter and a forward by Chief Scout Executive Bob Mazzuca.
The Book of Man explores the life of men in various contexts: work, play, prayer, war, home, and citizenship. Aimed at helping families (adults and children), teachers, and policy makers, this book defines what a man should be, how he should live, and to what he should aspire.
Appropriate reading for both teens and adults. Learn More