Survivors: A Novel of the Coming Collapse

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 25, 2012 - Fiction - 468 pages
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This lightening-paced instant New York Times bestseller asks the question: What if the world as we know it ended tomorrow?


The America we are accustomed to is no more. Practically overnight the stock market has plum-meted, hyperinflation has crippled commerce, and the fragile chains of supply and high-technology infrastructure have fallen. The power grids are down. Brutal rioting and looting grip every major city. The volatile era known as “the Crunch” has begun, and this new period in our history will leave no one untouched. In this unfamiliar environment, only a handful of individuals are equipped to survive.

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User Review  - Henri Moreaux - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the authors previous novel 'Patriots' and as such bought this as soon as I could get my hands on it - viewed objectively it is a pretty good post apocalyptic novel, viewed in ... Read full review

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Former US Army intelligence officer and survivalist James Wesley Rawles is a well-known survival lecturer and author. Rawles is the editor of—the nation’s most popular blogs on family preparedness. He lives in an undisclosed location west of the Rockies. He is the author of the bestselling Patriots: A Novel of Survival in the Coming Collapse and a nonfiction survival guide, How to Survive the End of the World As We Know It.

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