Tag: Cold

Root Cellaring: Natural Cold Storage of Fruits & Vegetables (Kindle Edition)

Review “…the most complete book on the subject you are likely to find.” Backwoods Home Magazine   “…a book that has become a durable classic – a manual that delivers detailed guidelines for storing fruits and vegetables in the most simple way possible.” The Province (Vancouver, British Columbia)   “The name Bubel is synonymous with […]

Surviving Cold Weather: Simply Survival (Greg Davenport’s Books for the Wilderness) (Paperback)

The first in “Greg Davenport’s Books for the Wilderness” series, “Surviving Cold Weather” covers the techniques and equipment necessary for surviving in ice and snow. Photos and drawings illustrate gear and techniques. The book covers the five survival essentials–personal protection, signaling, sustenance, navigation, and health–as they relate to the cold. Topics include: how to dress […]

1961 Cold War Nuclear Fallout Propaganda Movie by the American Government [DVD]: Civil Defense, Radiation Sickness, Radioactive Poisoning & Fallout Shelter Footage (1961)

This 1961 U.S. Civil Defense film is significant because it was among the first of its kind to characterize nuclear fallout as dangerous. Making the claim that every U.S. citizen lives within fallout range of a “likely nuclear attack target,” the film uses maps and various shots of highways, suburbs, crowds, and pedestrians to show […]