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The illustrated art of manliness : the essential how-to guide: survival - chivalry - self-defense - style - car repair - and more! / Brett McKay and The Art of Manliness ; illustrations by Ted Slampyak.

McKay, Brett, author. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780316362658
  • ISBN: 0316362654
  • Physical Description: 271 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Co., 2017.

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Includes bibliographical references (page 269).
Formatted Contents Note:
What makes a man? -- The adventurer -- The gentleman -- The technician -- The warrior -- The family man -- The leader.
Summary, etc.:
An indispensable, hands-on guide dedicated to the lost art of being a man, The Illustrated Art of Manliness distills more than 100 practical skills every modern man needs to know into an entertaining, easy-to-follow visual format. Founder of The Art of Manliness Brett McKay and bestselling illustrator Ted Slampyak write brilliantly illustrated articles to help men be the best fathers, brothers, sons, and men they can be. This book features their most essential work alongside dozens of never-before seen guides on subjects ranging from chivalry and self-defense to courage and car repair, including: How to disarm an attacker How to fell a tree and start a fire anywhere How a car engine works, and how to fix it How to use every tool in your toolbox What to wear on a first date and to a job interview How to lead a meeting and command the attention of a room How to dance, fight, shave, shake a hand, pick a lock, and fire a gun And other advice for when you're lost, in danger, or merely confronting a shirt that needs to be ironed. The Illustrated Art of Manliness features a classic, timeless package, including full-color illustrations, and will be a perfect gift for you or the man in your life. --From GoodReads
Subject: Masculinity.
Men > Conduct of life.
Etiquette for men.
Life skills > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre: Nonfiction.

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