When Technology Fails

James Howard Kunstler praises it as a manual for real-life future challenges. “When Technology Fails” is a comprehensive guide to thriving in both stable times and potential crises.

Matthew Stein delivers a crucial primer on sustainable living skills.

Essential Skills for a Changing World

Learn to live sustainably and be prepared for any disaster. Stein covers renewable energy installation, water sterilization, emergency shelter, and more. It’s a guide for good times and bad.

Comprehensive Coverage

This book teaches you:

  • Renewable energy for homes and businesses.
  • Finding and purifying water without utilities.
  • Staying warm and safe if you’re suddenly without a home.
  • Handling water-quality issues and alternative health practices.

Chapters on Every Aspect of Self-Reliance

Topics include:

  • Assessing risks to our way of life.
  • Preparing for emergencies, short and long.
  • Surviving without modern utilities.
  • First aid and natural healing.
  • Securing your energy and warmth.
  • And even metalworking and low-tech engineering.

A Guide to Action

The final chapter is proactive. “Making the Shift to Sustainability” suggests ways to change our world at personal, community, and global levels.

“When Technology Fails” is not just a book; it’s a life raft for the future. Whether facing natural disasters, economic downturns, or environmental crises, Stein equips you with the knowledge to persevere.

Author: Matthew Stein

Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

ISBN: 9781933392455

Country: UK  

Pages: 493

Language: English  

Dimension: 8.5 x 11 inch