IMPENDING DISASTERS : How to Survive Almost Any Natural Disaster

IMPENDING DISASTERS : How to Survive Almost Any Natural Disaster

by Gary L. Benton

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Andrew, Katrina, Sandy - these recent super-storms were serious disasters. Climate science and recent weather statistics tell us that we are certainly in store for more extreme weather events in our near future.

Surviving a natural disaster requires either luck or good how lucky do you feel? Even with warnings, if you don't take the right steps and preparation you too can become a victim.

Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornados, Fires, Floods are all disasters that you may need to take into account if you want to be prepared to survive. This book covers most major disaster types and includes crucial info on how to stay safe if you decide to evacuate OR if you stay and shelter-in-place. It may be days or weeks before supplies, safe drinking water, or medical assistance arrives on scene, so we've also includes a section on prolonged survival, which will help keep you alive after the natural disaster has done its damage. Many people die following natural disasters, from one mishap or another, but you can learn to stay safe.

Topics covered include:
• Natural Disasters
• Psychological aspects
• Preparing your Home
• Prolonged Survival
• Drinking Water
• Improvised Shelter
• Food, Nutrition & Vitamins
• Survival Cooking
• Survival Clothing
• ...and More

Product Details

BN ID: 2940015717310
Publisher: Loose Cannon Ent.
Publication date: 12/07/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 133
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Gary L. Benton has previously authored over a dozen of books both fiction, non-fiction and Southern Humor. Master Sergeant Benton retired from the military in 1997 with over twenty-six years of active duty. He is a graduate of a number of U.S. Air Force Survival Schools, including Arctic, Water (Sea and Ocean), Desert, Mountain, and Jungle survival schools.
Mr. Benton holds an Associate’s Degree in Search and Rescue, Survival Operations, a Bachelors Degree in Occupational Safety and Health, and a Masters Degree in Psychology completed except for his thesis.

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