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When technology fails : a manual for self-reliance, sustainability, and surviving the long emergency / Matthew Stein.

Stein, Matthew R. (Author).

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Cliffdale Library 613.69 S REV & EXPANDED (Text) 31781060967336 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Henderson Main Branch 613. 69 S (Text) 33258006827153 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Statesville Main Library 613.69 STE (Text) 33114017117748 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 11/04/2019

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  • ISBN: 1933392452
  • ISBN: 9781933392455
  • Physical Description: 493 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: Revised and expanded.
  • Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Pub. Co., [2008]

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General Note: MARCIVE 9/4/13
With Note:
MARCIVE 9/4/13
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [471]-487) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: An introduction to self-reliance -- Present trends, possible futures -- Supplies and preparations -- Emergency measures for survival -- Water -- Food: growing, foraging, hunting, and storing -- Shelter and buildings -- First aid -- When high-tech medicine fails -- Clothing and textiles -- Energy, heat, and power -- Metalworking -- Utensils and storage -- Better living through not-so-modern chemistry -- Engineering, machines, and materials -- Making the shift to sustainability.
Summary, etc.: "Matthew Stein's comprehensive guide to sustainable living skills gives you the tools you need to fend for yourself and your family in times of emergency or disaster. It also goes a step further, giving sound instructions on how to become self-reliant in seemingly stable times and for the long term by adopting a sustainable lifestyle"--Cover, p. 4.
Subject: Survival
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