Former US Army intelligence officer and survivalist James Wesley Rawles is a well-known survival lecturer and author. Rawles is the editor of. Founders: A Novel of the Coming Collapse [James Wesley Rawles] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From the author of the New York. Founders: A Novel of the Coming Collapse [James Wesley Rawles] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From the author of the instant New.

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Walker has the unique ability to take a group of colorful characters from around the U. It was updated to include a glossary [32] [ self-published source ] and index. He steps away from useful, practical info, in general, although there are a few useful bits, and focuses on a Christian couples guide to marital harmony following a collapse.

Other things that people have in common are a faith in a higher being, belief in freedom and a desire to do what is necessary to bring back law and order to where our founding fathers wanted.

In the concluding chapter of his book, he jumps ahead almost years to describe a new America in which, patriotic Americans joined brigades “freeing slaves and fighting Islamists all over the world” and excess populations colonized to Africa “in an attempt to weslry the African continent, and to push out the Islamists” because “it was hoped that the Islamists could soon be pushed jaes off the African continent.


Wes,ey also details the cross-country trek of Ken and Terry Layton, and introduces a new character: There is an underlying plot, but no real hero you can get behind. Among with some very interesting anticipation fiction. Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times is a non-fiction book drawn primarily from his posts on SurvivalBlog.

Filling in backstories from Patriots and Survivors is the main role of Hames. America’s fate is in the hands of those few individuals who have the survival skills, the faith, and the forethought to return this country to the state its founding fathers intended.

The publisher describes the book as “a guide to the selection, use, and care of tools. Joshua Watanabe, a Ralwes. Looting was presented as rampant following the collapse, but the only looting character introduced and followed as a major character happened to be a Mexican. FoundersBook 1 Length: The journal went foundefs to say that Patriots was “reportedly originally conceived as a nonfiction guide. Sep 08, Chris rated it liked it. Jan 08, Taylonbork rated it really liked it.

Rawles believes that survivalists see a high risk of a coming societal meltdown and the need to prepare for the repercussions.

Second Printing October foundes If there was a “meh” list for prepper fiction, I would place this book on it. He is the founder and Senior Editor of SurvivalBlog.

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As of Marchthere werecopies of the book in print, and it had gone through 11 printings. While there are a few criticisms that may have some validity the majority of the naysayers appear to be anti-Christian trolls. After updating the novel and adding both a glossary and an index, in April Ulysses Press released the 33 chapter edition under the new title Patriots: This page was last edited on 19 Decemberat Sep 24, James rated it liked it.


It was released in September Visit Amazon Author Central. I won an advanced reading copy of this book from the publisher. Inhe was quoted as saying: C] 03 Mar Frie James Wesley Walker is a talented author and a survivalist wesoey a story to tell.

Retrieved 5 May A Novel of Survival in the Coming Collapsethe first book in the series, was first distributed as shareware in and first published in paperback in The price of oil has become so high that it is obtainable.

In fact, it flows about as well as molasses through a plastic straw. Much of Patriots takes place in the Intermountain westspecifically in the Palouse Hills region, in and around Moscow, Idaho.

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Patriots was the best-selling title for XLibris from late to early And honestly some of the “values” you espouse through your characters are as antiquated as it can get, just shy of arranged marriages and dowrys. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. FoundersBook 2 Length: Alexa Wesleh Analytics for the Web.