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Tom Brown's Field Guide to City and Suburban Survival

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 23, 2001

    Things everyone should know

    This book contains many things that once read seem like common sense. Some other information in this book is not necessarily just common sense and should be known by everyone who wishes to be able to survive a disaster or unknown harmful situation. I think that this book could mean the difference between life and death for many people. We won't always have the modern conveniences we are used to(grocery stores, working water faucets, electricity, heat, etc.) in a disaster situation.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 1, 2003

    now more than ever

    With the recent events such as 9/11 and the very recent blackout in the northeast, this book is more relevant than ever.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 5, 2010

    Great All Around Disaster Planning Resource

    I wanted to have a urban disaster planning resource book, and read the reviews, ultimately selecting this book. I ordered several, for my self and my kids / their families. It has not disappointed. I have wilderness survival books which are good for camping trips, or being stranded in the wilderness. However, for most of us, a disaster where we live is more likely, and most of us have experienced such disaster's on a limited scale. Hence, the need for a book like this for your 72 hour + kit. I like the focus on urban sources of water, emergency power, food (stored and urban "wild"), crime and similar tailored issues. And it's an easy read. I was not disappointed.

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