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Leon Pantenburg reviews popular books about urban and wilderness survival, emergency preparedness, survival foods, and camp cooking.

Worth reading: ‘The Prepper’s Cookbook’ shows how to use your storage foods

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So you have all these food storage supplies. Now what? How are you going to cook them? This cookbook has some tasty suggestions.

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Book Review: Deep Survival – Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why

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“Deep Survival” is a great tool to help establish the survival mindset that is critical to becoming a survivor.

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How Accurate and Valid Is That Prepper/Survivalist Website?

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Survival/prepper websites are a dime a dozen. To set up a survival website, all you have to do  is buy a domain name and start posting. That’s what I did. But how do you, the reader, tell if a survival site is providing valid information? Can you trust what you read or view? by Leon Pantenburg Can anyone verify the…

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Review: Call of the Mild – Learning to Hunt My Own Dinner

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Call of the Mild is a reasoned, well-thought-out and researched memoir that helps explain some of the intangibles that might attract people to participate in a blood sport.

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Book Review: The Lodge Cast Iron Cookbook

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If you’re a hardcore outdoor cast iron cook, or a beginner wannabe, the new “Lodge Cast Iron Cookbook: A Treasury of Timeless, Delicious Recipes” is a must read.

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Peter Kummerfeldt: My Top 20 Survival Books

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Survival expert Peter Kummerfeldt wrote my go-to book on wilderness survival “Surviving a Wilderness Emergency.” He is also my friend and an expert source when I have questions about wilderness survival. So when Peter published his list of reading favorites, I paid attention. Here are some good reading suggestions! – Leon  by Peter Kummerfeldt Winter is a good time to…

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Review: Peter Kummerfeldt’s ‘A Better Way to Build a Fire’

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The ability build a fire under survival conditions may save your life. The inability may cost your life! by Leon Pantenburg I met Peter Kummerfeldt several years ago at the Deschutes County Sportsmans Show, in Redmond, OR after I dropped in during his “Myths of Survival” presentation. The ability to build a warming campfire, under extreme conditions, could save your life.…

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