//Survival Book Reviews
30 11, 2011
  • Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

Review: Influence by Robert Cialdini

By |November 30th, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|0 Comments

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini may seem out of place on a site about survival, but that's only if you do not take into account that people are often your best tool for survival or hindrance in survival. The topic of social dynamics is one far over looked by many survival writers that [...]

23 11, 2011
  • bushcraft

Book Review: Bushcraft by Mors Kochanski

By |November 23rd, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|5 Comments

After a one-year hiatus from studying bushcraft I decided it was time to dive back in. While digging through a few articles on the subject I came across the name Mors Kochanski. It was not a foreign name to me, but I had never read any of his works or watched any of his videos. [...]

5 10, 2011
  • The Survival Template by John Heatherly

Review: The Survival Template

By |October 5th, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|4 Comments

 When The Survival Template first arrived on my desk, I was a little put off by what looked like nothing more than a pamphlet. How can a survival book of any worth be so slim? With little faith I began to read and was quickly astonished. The second thing that struck me about The Survival Templatewas [...]

31 08, 2011

Bikers, Cannibals, and Fornicators! Oh my!

By |August 31st, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|9 Comments

Patriots is a novel by Former U.S. Army intelligence officer and lifelong survivalist James Wesley Rawles. The story has existed in various forms and delivery methods since roughly 1995. It is probably one of the top five most discussed books within the Survivalist Community today. It's by far the most hotly debated book on the [...]

8 08, 2011
  • ITRH Podcast Art

Episode 29: The Wolf and The Sheepdog

By |August 8th, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews, Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|1 Comment

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan interview John Smith - Author of The Wolf and The Sheepdog. Join us as we examine the life, trials, and joys of a law enforcement officer.

22 06, 2011

The Urban Homestead Review

By |June 22nd, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|1 Comment

The Urban Homestead is hands-down a fantastic book that should be on every Urban Survivalist's bookshelf or eBook reader. Authored by Kelly Coyne and Erik Knutzen, The Urban Homestead is written in a light and conversational tone, with an "it's easy" attitude that make readers feel like they are getting advice from an old friend. [...]

1 06, 2011

Review of Storey’s Guide to Raising Rabbits

By |June 1st, 2011|Reviews, Self Sufficiency, Survival Book Reviews, Survival Skills|1 Comment

Many readers call Storey's Guide to Raising Rabbits "the best rabbit book ever!". But, why? Storey's Guide to Raising Rabbits is authored by Bob Bennett. Mr. Bennett first became acquainted with rabbits at age 12 when he earned a Boy Scout merit badge for raising them. He has authored six books on the subject of [...]

3 03, 2011

Life After Terrorism

By |March 3rd, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|1 Comment

Life After Terrorism is a well-researched book containing a wealth of information not only on what terrorists may do next, but also what they are unlikely to do next. Before you think this is just a book for survivalists, keep reading. Author Bruce D. Clayton P.h.D. draws you into the world of terrorists and their motives with [...]

9 11, 2010
  • Doom

Ragnar’s Urban Survival Review

By |November 9th, 2010|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|1 Comment

A review of Ragnar's Urban Survival book: The good, the bad, and the ugly. This book contains good tips, but there's definitely issues. Read on...

18 10, 2010

World War Z Review

By |October 18th, 2010|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|1 Comment

Set ten years after Humanity's victor over the Zombies, World War Z is the story told by a journalist for the U.N. Postwar Commission of the Zombie Apocalypse. The individual chapters are composed of first-person interviews in style of Theodore Judson's Fitzpatrick's War. Through the piecemeal stories of survivors, author Max Brooks tells the story [...]