The Complete Y2K Home Preparation Guide

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Prentice Hall PTR, 1999 - Computers - 389 pages
Y2K is coming, and you're worried. What if the worst happens? How will you make sure you don't go hungry? How will you stay warm? How will you make sure you have clean water? Straight from the author of the New York Times best-seller Time Bomb 2000, here are specific, real-world, step-by-step solutions for survival! Plan to make sure your family has sufficient food -- and ways to preserve, access, and prepare it. Discover how to make sure you have enough clean water -- and reliable solutions for purifying potentially contaminated water. Review all your alternatives for heat, cooking, lighting, and electricity, including generators, wood heat, propane, kerosene, solar, batteries, fireplaces, and more -- including safety issues and precautions you can't afford not to know about. Get this book now, while there's still time!

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User Review  - rampaginglibrarian - LibraryThing

do you remember a time when we were all afraid of the Y2K bug? I do. The question is did we fix EVERYTHING in time or was it never any big deal after all? It seemed like a good idea at the time--and it still has some good emergency prep ideas (or so we justify) Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Edward Yourdon is author of 26 computer books, including the New York Times best-seller Time Bomb 2000. Yourdon is also Chairman of the Cutter Consortium research organization, and developer of software engineering methodologies used by thousands of companies around the world.

Robert A. Roskind is President and Founder of Y2K Solutions Group, Inc., a leading Year 200 educator publishing books and videos on the topic. He is author of Building Your Own House, Before You Build, and two self-help books.

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