Nothing like the warmth
from a fine book conflagration! eh? Comrade?
rights and privileges guaranteed to American citizens under our Constitution are
under assault. Those that despise the Second Amendment have also
launched an attack on the First. So-called "politically correct"
thought and speech is now becoming the accepted norm in our culture. The
intellectual straight jacket imposed on the free exchange of ideas has resulted
in the characterization of contrary opinions or observations as "hate"
The democratic ideal promotes controversial
and hopefully, creative and varied discourse. In such a manner are the best
and brightest concepts explored in an open forum.
titles and media resources that members of the American gun community,
survivalists and preppers, libertarians, retirees, RVers and happy campers in
general may find interesting,
informative, provocative, enjoyable or entertaining follow:
Cussler, et al. Good, fast paced storytelling. Retirees love this
Channel. "William Shatner's Aftermath: Interview with Ruby Ridge Survivor
Sara Weaver". A sensitive discussion and moving account of the massacre
initiated by rogue BATF and FBI agents.
Cook And Authentic Historical Recipes And Practices" by George Leonard
Herter and Berthe E. Herter, Herter's, Waseca Minnesota
Y2K Survival Guide And Cookbook" by Dorothy R. Bates and Alan K. Bates.
Still relevant a decade later.
Game Cookbook" by L.W. Johnson, Remington Sportsmen's Library
Right Dog For You: Choosing A Breed That Matches Your Personality, Family And
Lifestyle" by Daniel F. Tortora
Forgotten Arts: Yesterday's Techniques Adapted To Today's Materials" Books
One, Two and Three from Yankee Magazine by Richard M. Bacon
Foxfire Book" Collection. This Collection represents some of the
wisdom and ingenuity of the pioneers who settled the rural hills and
hollows of the Appalachian Mountains.
Wilderness Cabin: How To Build Your Own Log, Frame Or Adobe Cabin And Where To
Build It" by Calvin Rutstrum
Home Magazine" (pricy)
Earth News" (cheap)
The Unexpected" by American Red Cross
For The Outdoors" by Paul S. Auerbach, M.D.
First Aid & Personal Safety" by American Red Cross
Long Emergency: Surviving The End Of Oil, Climate Change And Other Converging
Catastrophes Of The Twenty-First Century" by James Howard Kunstler
Firearms Fact Book" National Rifle Association
Basics Of Personal Protection: A Practical Handgun Handbook" National
To Survive The End Of The World As We Know It: Tactics, Techniques And
Technologies For Uncertain Times" by James Wesley, Rawles. Excellent.
In Case: A Manual Of Home Preparedness" by Barbara G. Salsbury
RV Buyers Survival Guide: How To Survive and Profit Through the Buying
Experience" by Bob Randall
& EOTWAWKI: "S--- HITS THE FAN" & "END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW
Canticle For Liebowitz" by Walter M. Miller, Jr. A classic.
Babylon" by Pat Frank. A classic. Nuclear war.
Abides" by George R. Stewart. A classic. Plague.
Hammer" by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle. A classic. Comet
impact. One of the best!
Set in So. Cal. and the Central Valley.
Second After" by William R. Forstchen. EMP. Excellent!
Surviving The Coming Collapse" by James Wesley, Rawles. Economic
collapse. mmmm. Sound familiar? Great story telling and how-to.
Of The Apocalypse" by James Van Pelt. Set in Denver and the Front Range.
Effects Of Nuclear War" by Office of Technology Assessment, Congress of the
Postman" by David Brin. Set in southwest Oregon and Willamette Valley. Better than the
Things To Do 'Til The Revolution" by Claire Wolfe
Hitler, And The Unnecessary War: How Britain Lost Its Empire And The West Lost
The World" by Patrick J. Buchanan. An engaging discussion of the
political intrigue, idiocy and incompetence that produced the bloodiest century
in human history. This thought-provoking book is hard to put
War Two: The Coming Breakup Of America" by Thomas W. Chittum. The
Balkanization of the U.S. Convincing.
Of A Superpower: Will America Survive To 2025?" by Patrick J.
Buchanan. Classroom history was rewritten in the 1960's to disparage the
concept of the American "melting pot". Rather, students were
indoctrinated to "celebrate" the "diversity" of the American
"mosaic". The nation is now disintegrating as multiracial,
multicultural and multiethnic forces tear the country apart. This is the
book that got Pat Buchanan fired from MSNBC as a political commentator.
Apparently, the network felt his politically incorrect views on race and
religion did not support the "conventional wisdom" we all must share
as proper automatons, and therefore should not be part of the
Consequences" by John Ross. An exceptional, fictional account of a
member of the American gun community that is pushed too far by an anti-Bill of
Rights establishment. Some "R" rated material. If Timothy
McVeigh had read this work instead of "The Turner Diaries", there
would have been no tragic Oklahoma City Federal Building bombing.
To Survive On Land And Sea" U.S. Naval Institute
Survival Skills" by Larry Dean Olsen
Tips" by L.W. Johnson, Robert Elman, Jerry Gibbs, Remington Sportsmen's
Guide's Manual" by George Leonard Herter For North Star Guide Association
Survival Handbook For Any Climate In Any Situation" by John Wiseman
of the Army, U.S. Department of the Air Force and U.S. Marine Corps: "Field Manuals", "Training Circulars",
"Training Manuals" and "Technical Manuals". There are literally hundreds of these
books and booklets. They contain a wealth of information on a variety of survival
and military topics, and are available to the public at low cost
(print media). They are also available on cd or dvd (electronic media), but
this format won't be easily accessible for reference when the grid goes down. Some
"Survival, Evasion And Escape", Army
"Soldier's Handbook For Individual Operations & Survival In Cold
Weather Areas", Army
Manual 64-3: "Survival Training Edition", Air Force
05538C-23&P/2: "Rifle, 5.56mm M16A2", USMC
9-1005-249-10: "Rifle, 5.56mm M16 And M16A1, Army
for young people and those retirees who may not have discovered them, the
Armory recommends the wonderful "Westerns" by Louis L'Amour.
Unadulterated, non-stop action and adventure by a master story teller.
Rugged men and strong, capable women from the Old West. Many find Zane
Grey equally engaging.