This book is a nonstop thrill ride, jam-packed with common sense modern survival skills for the back country,the backyard, or the highway. Author, Cody Lundin, founder and director of the Aboriginal Living Skills School, shares his own brand or wilderness wisdom based on the unique principle of keeping the body's core temperature at a lively 98.6 degrees. Cody stresses that a human can live without food for weeks, and without water for several days. But if the body's core temperature dips much below or above 98.6 degrees, a person can literally die within hours. Delivered with wit, rebellious humor, and plenty of back country expertise, 98.6 Degrees : The Art of Keeping your Ass Alive! promises to not only entertain but to empower the reader with practical advice, information, and also detailed instructions of how to create an effective modern day survival kit using simple, easy to find items.