With wit, insight, honesty, Tom Sholes reveals how a young inexperienced Scoutmaster grew in his skills and knowledge to become a highly successful leader of youth. Tom challenged his Scouts with rugged mountains, wild rivers, and unforgiving desert. A master storyteller, he recounts troop mishaps and adventures, from wild whitewater to quiet moments of wonder on mountain summits. Learn More
This softcover book is full of camp-lore and woodcraft ideas and projects. This includes instructions on how to build a good fire, cook venison, prepare for a camping trip, and use an axe and a saw. Learn More
The Book of Man explores the life of men in various contexts: work, play, prayer, war, home, and citizenship. As he did in his classic, The Book of Virtues, New York Times best-selling author William J. Bennett uses essays, stories, myths, and history to bring life to his subject here. Learn More
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