PIONEERS PRESS BOOK OF THE DAY!
Preparedness Now: An Emergency Survival Guide
The first title in Process Media’s popular Self-Reliance Series, Preparedness Now! is an essential guide for those who want to be ready and able to handle the new realities of twenty-first century life. This book empowers individuals and communities to take care of themselves and each other in the face of any emergency, and build more sustainable lifestyles along the way. Packed with checklists, resources, and step-by-step instructions, Preparedness Now teaches you how to make the most informed choices for your own disaster plan–wherever you may live, and whatever your physical abilities and financial means. Includes practical advice on: building your emergency kits for home, car and office; water quality control and storage; emergency shelter, power, lighting, and heating; emergency transportation and communications; extreme weather preparedness; chemical, biowarfare, and nuclear preparedness; defense against infectious diseases; personal defense; and much more.