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A Review of Brushfire Plague Reckoning

 Brushfire Plague Reckoning

I have always enjoyed post apocalyptic fiction with all the various scenarios that they present.  Brushfire Plague Reckoning is the second in a trilogy written by R.P Ruggiero.  About a year and a half ago, I reviewed Brushfire Plague the …

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Hazardous Spills and Transportation

How dangerous is your neighborhood, do you live near a major highway or railroad tracks?  Trucks and trains transport large amount of hazardous materials.  In case of a major natural disaster, train or truck accident, this can cause you to …

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Why Store Wheat?

It seems like everyday as I read blogs I see questions about why  store whole wheat.  When I first started storing food in the mid 1960’s about the only guidelines around were the ones put out by the LDS Church.  …

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A Review of My Book

Today is a bit of a self-serving post.  Yesterday the Prepper Website one of my favorite sites, published a review of my book “Emergency Preparedness and More, a Manual on Food Storage and Survival”.  You can read the review at …

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Brush Fire Plague,the Book

I like post apocalyptic fiction, the stories are normally interesting and I always learn something from them.  Often it is what not to do.  I just finished reading a book called Brush Fire Plague by R.P Ruggiero.  It was a …

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A Real Mountainman

He can survive in the desert.

For many years, I have had a copy of the book Outdoor Survival Skills by Larry Dean Olsen.  Recently I wrote an article and stated that most people would die of slow starvation if …

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Traveling Through Parts of the West

For the last couple of weeks my wife and I have been traveling throughout Nevada, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, and Utah.  All the posts are put up from a laptop as we travel.  We had a pleasant trip and were able …

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Emergency Preparedness the Right Way

Reviewed on Survivalblog.com

Yesterday a review of one of my books was posted on Survivalblog.com.  It can be seen at the following link. http://bit.ly/QfQAYF  The review is of my first book Emergency Preparedness the Right Way.

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A Review of the Book “Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag”

A while back, I received a copy of the book “Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag” by Creek Stewart.  Creek is the owner of Willow Haven Outdoor a wilderness an urban survival training school located in Anderson Indiana.

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A Review Of When all Hell Breaks Loose

When ever I look at this book by Cody Lundin it always amazes me.  I don’t know how many of you are familiar with him.  But if you have ever watched the TV show Dual Survivor he is the one …

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