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His preparedness philosophy emphasizes the fragility of modern society, the value of silver and other tangibles for barter, recognition of moral absolutes, being well-armed, maintaining a “deep larder,” relocation to rural retreats, and Christian charity.

Set in the late s, Land of Promise fictionally describes the world under the economic and military domination of a Global Islamic Caliphate, brought about by a fictional new branch of Islam, called The Thirdists. May 28, Lanica rated it did not like it Recommends it for: So this is a fun, thought-provoking read, but not for everyone.

There’s a steep learning curve going on right now. Both cannot The story behind this book is interesting, but it is not written very well. Thank God this is over with.

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A fictional novel about a group of survivalists, and what happens when the USA goes upside-down into anarchy due to a currency that becomes worthless. A Novel of the Coming Global Collapse. I am not suggesting that the author supports their actions, but they are definitely considered the patriots of the book. Unfortunately it is fiction so you really can’t use it for a help manual even though it’s just about as exciting as reading a text book.

Please try again later. I learned that the 14th amendment and the 26th! The first of several translations of Survivors was released in May Crisis do happen and one might be forced to rely on ones wits, commonsense and whatever supplies are at hand. Nov 03, Kris Irvin rated it did not like it. So what is the extent of your responsibility, to yourself and your family? One could argue that anyone could prep in such manner to some degree, but you have to weigh the probability that it could occur.


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The Clearwater Press has the clothing and accessories you need just for that. If you have a serious interest in prepping combined with a love of post-apocalyptic novels, this book is worth reading, ppatriots if your interest is only in fiction, there are much, much better books, and if you’re mainly interested in the survivalist aspects, try Rawles’s non-fiction or his blog instead. They accept people of other faiths and races into their rzwles as long as they are moral people.

I’m afraid if I was in the story, I could have wound up being shot or being classified as not being worth enough to keep around. A Novel of the Coming Jjames Collapse is a contemporaneous sequel novel that parallels the events that occur in PatriotsSurvivorsFoundersand Expatriates. And try not to make him too uppity. There’s not a lot of depth and they are typically similiar jame action and stereotypes: Invaluable advice is offered: And to do the stuff they did?

And what’s with the comma in the author’s name?

I’m all for protecting yourself and bearing arms and refusing the governments illegal overreach, but the cocky macho weapons attitude of these characters is not one I subscribe to. And unfortunately, it’s also in our nature that the vast majority in every nation is either too stupid or too apathetic to do anything about it until the tyrants have put up their jamss wire and spilled a lot of blood.

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Being a Christian, I was very uncomfortable with the way the characters spouted off Bible verses while also maintaining a strict us-versus-them mentality. If you want real villainy, I have one word for you: In early Aprilshortly after its release, it was ranked number 6 in Amazon.

Later on in the book they have a child at the retreat and they name the kid “Jacob Edward Samuel, Gray”. I read tried to read a nonfiction book by this author on preparedness.

James Wesley Rawles

The “heroes” of the story are morally ambiguous and absurd. A river runs through the back end of the property, so there’s no shortage of water and no shortage of fish or game to shoot. Thought things were bad?


Liberators is set in the same timeframe as the others in the Patriots series, but features many different characters and different locales. Tactics, Techniques and Technologies for Uncertain Times. Surviving the Coming Collapseand later re-titled: Rzwles structure and “Just in time” delivery of food and materials means hospitals do not have a deep reserve of supplies necessary to treat a large number of victims in an emergency.

I really can’t go into patiots details. I can’t say that I necessarily grew to like any of the characters. Rawles is an outspoken proponent of family preparedness, especially regarding food storage and advocates relocating to lightly populated rural “retreat” areas.

Everyone approximately a dozen people lived together in one house harmoniously with the exception of one woman who would start a fight occasionally, and they all had everything they needed to make it through the disaster at hand. I learned that you can tell whether someone is a good guy or a bad guy by the following means: I agree that the loss of water, gas and banks would cause chaos It was first released in hardcover followed in September by a pwtriots market paperback.

What is remarkable about this book is how freaking real it is. Without going too into the plot, the American economy, then the global economy, collapse. Definitely stuff to consider here! To have you local bookstore order you copies, they can use: Waaay too much pqtriots behavior! The militia organized by the main characters joins up with a resistance movement, and in a few months they are able to kick heavily-armed UN troops with tank divisions out of the country because Americans are just that awesome.