How to Survive the End of the World As We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times (Paperback)

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    James Wesley, Rawles is the founder of SurvivalBlog.com. A former U.S. Army Intelligence officer and technical writer, he is the author of the novel Patriots.

    Read James Wesley, Rawles's posts on the Penguin Blog

    In the vein of Sam Sheridan's The Disaster Diaries, a comprehensive guide to preparing for the apocalypse!

    With the recent economic crisis, formerly unimaginable scenarios have become terrifyingly real possibilities- learn how to prepare for the worst

    Global financial collapse, a terrorist attack, a natural catastrophe-all it takes is one event to disrupt our way of life. We could find ourselves facing myriad serious problems from massive unemployment to a food shortage to an infrastructure failure that cuts off our power or water supply. If something terrible happens, we won't be able to rely on the government or our communities. We'll have to take care of ourselves.

    In How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It, James Rawles, founder of SurvivalBlog.com, clearly explains everything you need to know to protect yourself and your family in the event of a disaster-from radical currency devaluation to a nuclear threat to a hurricane. Rawles shares essential tactics and techniques for surviving completely on your own, including how much food is enough, how to filter rainwater, how to protect your money, which seeds to buy for your garden, why goats are a smart choice for livestock, and how to secure your home. It's the ultimate guide to total preparedness and self-reliance in a time of need.

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    ISBN 9780452295834
    Genre REFERENCE / Personal & Practical Guides
    Format Paperback
    Pages 316
    Publisher Date 2009-09-30 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Plume
    Copyright Year 2009
    Height 8.0 in
    Wdth 5.25 in
    Thickness 1.0 in
    Unit weight 0.6 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Rawles, James Wesley

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    • Good Review

      Good basic book to get started with your plan, a must read for anyone that wnats to start to prep.

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    • Pretty cool...

      Really good info, great book, however a little too conservative for my taste. Not a lot of reference to more modern/updated tactics and tools, but still a great survival manual. Shipping took two weeks to deliver to Indio, California.

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