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How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain times

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The definitive guide on how to prepare for any crisis--from global financial collapse to a pandemic It would only take one unthinkable event to disrupt our way of life. If there is a terrorist attack, a global pandemic, or sharp currency devaluation--you may be forced to fend for yourself in ways you've never imagined. Where would you get water? How would you communicate with relatives who live in other states? What would you use for fuel? Survivalist expert James Wesley, Rawles, author of Patriots and editor of SurvivalBlog.com, shares the essential tools and skills you will need for you family to survive, including: Water: Filtration, transport, storage, and treatment options. Food Storage: How much to store, pack-it-yourself methods, storage space and rotation, countering vermin. Fuel and Home Power: Home heating fuels, fuel storage safety, backup generators. Garden, Orchard Trees, and Small Livestock: Gardening basics, non-hybrid seeds, greenhouses; choosing the right livestock. Medical Supplies and Training: Building a first aid kit, minor surgery, chronic health issues. Communications: Following international news, staying in touch with loved ones. Home Security: Your panic room, self-defense training and tools. When to Get Outta Dodge: Vehicle selection, kit packing lists, routes and planning. Investing and Barter: Tangibles investing, building your barter stockpile. And much more. How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It is a must-have for every well-prepared family.

Synopsis:

If society collapsed, could you survive?

When Morgan Carters car breaks down 250 miles from his home, he figures his weekend plans are ruined. But things are about to get much, much worse: the countrys power grid has collapsed. There is no electricity, no running water, no Internet, and no way to know when normalcy will be restored—if it ever will be. An avid survivalist, Morgan takes to the road with his prepper pack on his back.

During the grueling trek from Tallahassee to his home in Lake County, chaos threatens his every step but Morgan is hell-bent on getting home to his wife and daughters—and hell do whatever it takes to make that happen. 

Fans of James Wesley Rawles, William R. Forstchen's One Second After, and The End by G. Michael Hopf will revel in A. American's apocalyptic tale.

Synopsis:

No electricity. No running water. No food. No end in sight. If life as you knew it changed in an instant, would you be prepared?

In A. Americans first novel, Going Home, readers were introduced to Morgan Carter, the resourceful, tough-as-nails survivalist who embarks on a treacherous 250-mile journey across Florida following the collapse of the nations power grid. Now reunited with his loving wife and daughters in this follow-up to Going Home, Morgan knows that their happiness is fleeting, as the worst is yet to come. Though for years Morgan has been diligently preparing for emergency situations, many of his neighbors are completely unready for life in this strange new world—and theyre starting to get restless.

With the help of his closest companions, Morgan fights to keeps his home secure—only to discover shocking information about the state of the nation in the process.

Fans of James Wesley Rawles, William R. Forstchen's One Second After, and The End by G. Michael Hopf will revel in A. American's apocalyptic tale.

About the Author

A. American has been involved in prepping and survival communities since the early 1990s. An avid outdoorsman, he has a spent considerable time learning edible and medicinal plants and their uses as well as primitive survival skills. He currently resides in North Carolina on the edge of the Pisgah National Forest with his wife of more than twenty years and his three daughters. He is the author of Going Home and Surviving Home. His third novel, Escaping Home, will be published this fall. 

Table of Contents

The survival mind-set for living in uncertain times — Priorities: your list of lists — The survival retreat — Water: the key resource — The deep larder: your family's food storage — Fuel and home power — Gardens and livestock — Medical supplies and training — Communications and monitoring — Home security and self-defense — Firearms for self-sufficience and self-defense — G.P.P.D. vehicles and the dreaded trip outta dodge — Investing, barter, and home-based businesses — It comes down to you.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781101148563
Subtitle:
A Novel of Survival
Publisher:
Plume
Author:
American, A.
Author:
Rawles, James Wesley
Author:
James Wesley Rawles
Subject:
Reference : Personal & Practical Guides
Subject:
Personal & Practical Guides
Subject:
Survival skills
Subject:
Survivalism
Subject:
Audio Books-Reference
Subject:
Outdoors-General
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Sustainable Living-General
Subject:
Outdoors-Survival
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Adventure
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20130724
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
8.05 x 5.4 x 1.01 in 0.78 lb
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by ,
If society collapsed, could you survive?

When Morgan Carters car breaks down 250 miles from his home, he figures his weekend plans are ruined. But things are about to get much, much worse: the countrys power grid has collapsed. There is no electricity, no running water, no Internet, and no way to know when normalcy will be restored—if it ever will be. An avid survivalist, Morgan takes to the road with his prepper pack on his back.

During the grueling trek from Tallahassee to his home in Lake County, chaos threatens his every step but Morgan is hell-bent on getting home to his wife and daughters—and hell do whatever it takes to make that happen. 

Fans of James Wesley Rawles, William R. Forstchen's One Second After, and The End by G. Michael Hopf will revel in A. American's apocalyptic tale.

"Synopsis" by ,
No electricity. No running water. No food. No end in sight. If life as you knew it changed in an instant, would you be prepared?

In A. Americans first novel, Going Home, readers were introduced to Morgan Carter, the resourceful, tough-as-nails survivalist who embarks on a treacherous 250-mile journey across Florida following the collapse of the nations power grid. Now reunited with his loving wife and daughters in this follow-up to Going Home, Morgan knows that their happiness is fleeting, as the worst is yet to come. Though for years Morgan has been diligently preparing for emergency situations, many of his neighbors are completely unready for life in this strange new world—and theyre starting to get restless.

With the help of his closest companions, Morgan fights to keeps his home secure—only to discover shocking information about the state of the nation in the process.

Fans of James Wesley Rawles, William R. Forstchen's One Second After, and The End by G. Michael Hopf will revel in A. American's apocalyptic tale.

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