If you can only afford one book, make it this one. Drawing on 15 years experience with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Kearny is the West’s leading expert on field expedient nuclear survival techniques. Includes reliable information on psychological preparations, construction, ventilation and cooling of shelters, water purification and storage, expedient fallout meters and much more. Since the Congress is too busy voting bread and circuses to have a Civil Defense program worthy of the name, you’ll either do it for yourself or do without. 8 1/2 x 11, 232 pages, photos, maps, illus., & softcover.