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The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Manhood

The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Manhood

This is the ultimate handbook for real men, explaining everything from surviving an avalanche and identifying poisonous snakes to picking a great cigar. The metrosexual man may be good at cocktail chat, but a real man knows how to fight off alligators, create a tourniquet out of a t-shirt, and rescue a drowning person. Frank [...]

Building Country Comforts: Wisdom on Living a Sustainable, Back-to-Basics Life

Building Country Comforts: Wisdom on Living a Sustainable, Back-to-Basics Life

Perfect for today’s focus on green building techniques and self-reliance, this how-to guide combines and updates two classics, “In Harmony with Nature” and “Country Comforts”. The book showcases homes and detailed, step-by-step building projects by non-professionals, along with their personal stories. Heart-warming and informative, this is for everyone seeking a more natural way of life.

Survivors: A Novel of the Coming Collapse

Survivors: A Novel of the Coming Collapse

WHAT IF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT ENDED TOMORROW?The America we are accustomed to is no more. Practically overnight the stock market has plummeted, hyperinflation has crippled commerce, and the fragile chains of supply and high-technology infrastructure have fallen. The power grids are down. Brutal rioting and looting grip every major city. The volatile [...]

FM 21-76 US Army Survival Manual

FM 21-76 US Army Survival Manual

U.S. Army Survival Manual has 285 pages of survival tips covering; health & first aid, navigation, water, food, shelter, fire making, cooking, cold weather and jungle survival, and more. Better to have it and not need it than need it and not have it.

The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead

The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead

In this outrageous parody of a survival guide, Saturday Night Live staff writer Brooks prepares humanity for its eventual battle with zombies.

One Second After

One Second After

In this entertaining apocalyptic thriller from Forstchen (We Look Like Men of War), a high-altitude nuclear bomb of uncertain origin explodes, unleashing a deadly electromagnetic pulse that instantly disables almost every electrical device in the U.S. and elsewhere in the world

SAS Survival Handbook, Revised Edition: For Any Climate, in Any Situation

SAS Survival Handbook, Revised Edition: For Any Climate, in Any Situation

Newly updated to reflect the latest in survival knowledge and technology, the internationally bestselling SAS Survival Handbook is the definitive resource for all campers, hikers, and outdoor adventurers.

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

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

Product Description 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 [...]

Primitive Wilderness Living & Survival Skills: Naked into the Wilderness

Primitive Wilderness Living & Survival Skills: Naked into the Wilderness

Editorial Reviews “–the best.—Only book I have reviewed that actually works.” — Keith Burges, Outdoor writer and book reviewer, Australia

Bug Out: The Complete Plan for Escaping a Catastrophic Disaster Before It’s Too Late

Bug Out: The Complete Plan for Escaping a Catastrophic Disaster Before It’s Too Late

  WARNING SIRENS ARE BLARING. YOU HAVE 15 MINUTES TO EVACUATE. WHAT WILL YOU DO? Cataclysmic events strike sleepy towns and major cities every year. Residents face escaping quickly or perishing in rising waters, raging fires or other life-threatening conditions.

Tom Brown’s Guide to Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants

Tom Brown’s Guide to Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants

Click here to buy: Tom Brown’s Guide to Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants (Field Guide)   Product Details Paperback: 256 pages Publisher: Berkley Trade (December 15, 1986) Language: English ISBN-10: 0425100634 ISBN-13: 978-0425100639 Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 6 x 0.8 inches Shipping Weight: 10.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)

Earth Abides

Earth Abides

Click here to buy: Earth Abides Product Description A disease of unparalleled destructive force has sprung up almost simultaneously in every corner of the globe, all but destroying the human race. One survivor, strangely immune to the effects of the epidemic, ventures forward to experience a world without man.

Patriots: Surviving the Coming Collapse

Patriots: Surviving the Coming Collapse

Click here to buy: Patriots: Surviving the Coming Collapse Product Description America faces a full-scale socioeconomic collapse—the stock market plummets, hyperinflation cripples commerce and the mounting crisis passes the tipping point. Practically overnight, the fragile chains of supply and high-technology infrastructure fall, and wholesale rioting and looting grip every major city.  As hordes of refugees [...]

Country Wisdom & Know-How

Country Wisdom & Know-How

Click here to buy: Country Wisdom & Know-How Product Description: Reminiscent in both spirit and design of the beloved Whole Earth Catalog, Country Wisdom & Know-How is an unprecedented collection of information on nearly 200 individual topics of country and self-sustained living. Compiled from the information in Storey Publishing’s landmark series of “Country Wisdom Bulletins,” [...]

Making the Best of Basics: Family Preparedness Handbook

Making the Best of Basics: Family Preparedness Handbook

Click here to buy: Making the Best of Basics: Family Preparedness Handbook Amazon.com Review Never mind all the year 2000-type scare scenarios. Just close your eyes for a moment and imagine what would happen if you became ill and couldn’t work, or if an earthquake or hurricane or bomb left your community devastated. It happens [...]

Camping & Wilderness Survival

Camping & Wilderness Survival

Click here to buy: Camping & Wilderness Survival Product Description Everything you need to know, and more, can be found in this ultimate outdoor book! This is the MOST thorough book available to assist you in acquiring skills to enjoy the adventures of the outdoors. With over 3600 illustrations and pages of information, it tells [...]

The Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Survival Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

The Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Survival Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

The Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Survival Skills, Tactics, and Techniques Product Description Here for the first time in one place is everything you will ever need to know in order to survive just about any difficult or dangerous situation.  Drawing from dozens of the U.S. Army’s official field manuals, editor Jay McCullough has culled [...]

The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It

The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It

“John Seymour, self-sufficiency guru, offers a wealth of ideas to get you started.” — Sentinel “This book … will appeal to those seeking simpler and environmentally responsible ways of living …” –Library Journal Product Description The Self Sufficient Life and How to Live It is the only book that teaches all the skills needed to [...]