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The LDS church tells it’s members to hang on to some extra food, water, and tools, just in case. Sounds lame, but I was getting all teary eyed by the ending.
This is certainly one to skip. This was a good book that got a little heavy at times and almost read more like a survivalist manual than a novel at times. The saving grace for this book is that it does encourage preparation and planning for the future and some of the information is accurate.
The other thing that is very disturbing is the amount of people that refuse to see that there is a very serious problem facing the nation, not just in this book but also in the real world. With unflagging enthusiasm, they go about the business of dispatching brigands, maintaining their gear, and later resisting the police-state government that arises in place of the old system — but they never express dismay at all that has been lost or even attempt to analyze where things went wrong.
I know that there are others who are smarter, faster and stronger than me. Aptriots reader will get to know the character by his firearm. He was quoted as saying: They are exactly the people who should read it, and do so while abstaining from political judgment.
Realistically, the answer is nobody can say for sure what the odds of no power are. Before too long, rioting, looting, and lawlessness spreads from coast to coast, followed quickly by hunger and disease.
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I used to actually hide that book on my bookcase until I finally gave it away rswles someone years ago. Reading this compelling, fast-paced novel could one day mean the difference between life and death. I learned a lot from this book. A plausible scenario given the current state of affairs with the trillions of dollar debt we are in right now.
I learned how to mount a gun on my airplane. April Learn how patrkots when to remove this template message. They also went through many military-style training courses usually taught by other members who charged their fellow preppers exorbitant amounts of money to attend courses.
Make her sound as much like Charo as you can.
Patriots (Patriots , book 1) by James Wesley Rawles
Joshua Watanabe, a U. Just name him Jefferson or Jackson or Washington or something. Aug 26, Gabriel C. A man who makes comfortable shoes with soles made patriota of used tires soon finds himself a rich man when no one can find shoes anywhere anymore.
Being a Christian, I was very uncomfortable with the way the characters spouted off Bible verses while also maintaining a strict us-versus-them mentality. View all 6 comments.
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Remove from wishlist failed. Patriots is a thrilling narrative depicting fictional characters using authentic survivalist techniques to endure the collapse of the American civilization. Aug 09, Mary rated it it was ok Shelves: Wseley way in heck am I going to read that and think it is a good plan of action!!! I was a kid in the late seventies when the Survivalist movement began to get attention.
I did rawlles like the general lack of respect shown towards most authority figures. It comes across as militant and hypocritical. Their moral compass is completely out of whack as well. It’s just not very interesting.
I learned that minorities and rawwles are the most likely to be injured or killed in combat. The cover artwork was created by Tony Mauro, Jr. James Wesley, Rawles born is an American author, best known for his survivalist-genre Patriots novel series.
A good friend suggested that I read Patriots, but I was hesitant. Also, our group is Faith-based Christianbut not racist or a hate group. The publisher’s web page summarizes the storyline: The other thing that is very disturbing is the amount of people that refuse to see that there is This was a good book that got a little heavy at times and almost read more like a survivalist manual than a novel at times.
Are you an author? View all 8 comments. But again, for all the detail provided, those people never come to life in these pages as three-dimensional characters.