Primitive Technology: A Survivalist’s Guide to Building Tools, Shelters, and More in the Wild

Author: John Plant



From the craftsman behind the popular YouTube channel Primitive Technology comes a practical guide to building huts and tools using only natural materials from the wild.

John Plant, the man behind the channel, Primitive Technology, is a bonafide YouTube star. With over 8 million subscribers and an average of 5 million views per video, John’s channel is beloved by a wide-ranging fan base, from campers and preppers to hipster woodworkers and craftsmen. Now for the first time, fans will get a detailed, behind-the-scenes look into John’s process. Featuring 50 projects with step-by-step instructions on how to make tools, weapons, shelters, pottery, clothing, and more, Primitive Technology will be the ultimate guide to the craft. Each project will be accompanied by illustrations as well as mini-sidebars with the history behind each item, plus helpful tips for building, material sourcing, and so forth. Whether you’re a wilderness aficionado or just eager to spend more time outdoors, Primitive Technology has something for everyone’s inner nature lover.

ISBN: 9781984823670
Publisher: Clarkson Potter Publishers
Pub Date: 10/2019
Format: Hardcover
Weight: 1.41lbs
Size: 9.10h x 6.20w x 1.00d

Additional information

Weight 1.41 lbs
Dimensions 9.10 × 6.20 × 1.00 in