Last-minute Survival Secrets
128 Ingenious Tips to Endure the Coming Apocalypse and Other Minor InconveniencesBook - 2015
The Department of Homeland Security advises all citizens to develop an Emergency Preparedness Plan, along with a Disaster Supply Kit . . . but who has the time? Don't panic--it's Joey Green to the rescue! Last-Minute Survival Secrets contains more than a hundred ingenious survival tips that may sound quirky at first but really do work. You will discover how to escape perilous situations using common household products: * Start a campfire with potato chips * Create a Wi-Fi antenna from a coffee can * Repair a broken fan belt with a pair of panty hose * Prevent heatstroke with a disposable diaper * Remove cactus spines with Elmer's glue * Open a locked suitcase with a ballpoint pen * And much, much more! The book also includes interesting and goofy sidebars related to these survival tactics and fascinating trivia to keep you entertained until FEMA arrives--which may be a while. It's the perfect resource for armchair survivalists, budding MacGyvers, and adventurists on a budget.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois :, Chicago Review Press,, 
Copyright Date: ©2015
Characteristics: xii, 228 pages : color illustrations