Building Wood Fires

Techniques and Skills for Stoking the Flames Both Indoors and Out

Countryman Know How


Annette McGivney (Author)

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Learn everything there is to know about building a wood fire.

Fire has brought humans together for millennia. The cozy warmth of the hearth and the adventure of the campfire draw the same attention today as they did 100 years ago.

Part how-to, part history of fire, Building Wood Fires is an essential guide for anyone with a fireplace, backyard fire pit, or love of camping. Outdoor journalist and wilderness expert Annette McGivney shares years of expertise, providing tips from whereto build your fire pit to how to roast the perfect marshmallow and helpful diagrams to demonstrate essential techniques.

Book Details

  • Paperback
  • November 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-68268-068-1
  • 8.1 × 8 in / 176 pages
  • Sales Territory: Worldwide including Canada, Singapore and Malaysia, but excluding the British Commonwealth.