Holding Their Own: A Story of Survival
|Rating||:||4.10 (712 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||344 Pages|
A series of attacks results in thousands of casualties and disables the country's core infrastructure. This first book of the Holding Their Own series, A Story of Survival, is set in the near future, when the world is burdened by the second Great Depression. This is a realistic story of how an average, middle class couple survives the cascading events brought on by international politics, high tech military actions and the eventual downfall of society. The United States, already weakened by internal strife, becomes the target of an international terror plot. All of their survival skills are tested during the action packed expedition in a world that resembles the American West of 200 years past.. The combination of economic hardship and the staggering blow of the terror attacks results in a collapse of the government
Husband and wife survival tale A more realistic scenario of the collapse of America than most stories in this theme. I chose this series because it is about a husband and wife team which is a different twist. Well worth the read.. Janncy said waiting to see if there is a better story.. So far it is all talkwaiting to see if there is a better storytaking too long to set up the storyhohumif it improves will leave another review. Things seemed to be a bit too perfect and the writing was a bit far fetched in Paul Suits This was an OK first read but I am not sure I would read it again. Things seemed to be a bit too perfect and the writing was a bit far fetched in places.
I plan to give copies to a couple of my prepper friends, and as soon as I finished reading it I ordered the sequel, Holding Their Own II: The Independentstracemypreps . For readability I am going to say that it is a 6flexionesfinalesspotHolding Their Own is a keeper and I highly recommend the bookApartmentprepperIt is definitely as good or better than any of the post-apocalyptic books that I've read. I was compelled to stay up all night, mesmerized by the story line. I was absolutely absorbed by the plot. Can the author who writes instruction guides possess the skills necessary to tell a story and hold a reader? The answer is an emphatic, "Yes, he does."Holding Their Own is a great story for any Prepper that wants to take a break from non-fiction "how to" bo