The Art of Manliness: Classic Skills and Manners for the Modern Man
While true manliness is unquestionably more than monster trucks, grilling, and six-pack abs, it is difficult to define. Macho and manly are not synonymous terms.
By drawing on the wisdom of classic gentlemen such as Benjamin Franklin and Theodore Roosevelt, authors Brett and Kate McKay have compiled a collection of the most practical advice any man needs to know in order to live life to the fullest.
This book is jam-packed with information ranging from survival techniques to social skills to advice on how to improve one’s character. Whether you’re venturing into the wilderness with your friends, courting your girlfriend, or raising a family, you’ll find helpful advice and inspiration for every aspect of life inside. You’ll learn the fundamentals that every modern man should know, such as how to: -Shave like your grandfather
-Be an ideal houseguest -Fight like a gentleman using the art of bartitsu -Assist a friend with a problem -Give a man a hug -Perform a fireman’s carry -Ask a woman for her hand in marriage -Raise resilient children
-Be able to start a fire without using matches – Deliver an engaging speech – Maintain a healthy lifestyle