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American Exit Strategy Audiobook

American Exit Strategy: The Economic Collapse Chronicles, Volume 1

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Publisher's Summary

Liberty minded individuals and those who believe in the Constitution will find this near future dystopian novel to be right up their alley. Those who are looking to be more informed about the potential threats to America's financial stability will learn what to watch for and how to prepare themselves for an economic collapse.

America is on the cusp of financial annihilation. Matt and Karen Bair face the challenges of Main Street during a full scale financial meltdown. Government borrowing and monetary creation have reached their limits. When funds are no longer available for government programs, widespread civil unrest erupts across the country. Matt and Karen are forced to move to a more remote location and their level of preparedness is revealed as being much less adequate than they believed prior to the crisis.

Meanwhile, Paul Randall, a third party presidential candidate arises to push back against the welfare and warfare spending that have bankrupted our country. While he has gained expansive acceptance, the fight has just begun. Paul Randall proposes a plan to mitigate the coming hyper-inflationary collapse which is a mathematical certainty. His plan is known as The American Exit Strategy.

American Exit Strategy uses survival fiction to take an in-depth look at the real life politics and economics behind the issues that are likely to trigger a currency collapse or financial meltdown in the near future.

American Exit Strategy is a work of fiction…until it becomes history.

©2013 Mark Goodwin (P)2013 Mark Goodwin

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    D. Maynard Columbia, MO 01-16-15
    D. Maynard Columbia, MO 01-16-15 Member Since 2008

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    "An excellent well researched book"

    This is one of the best depiction of the economic collapse facing America today. Our treasuries are emptying and our government continues to act as though the purse is bottomless. We are no longer citizens to the government we are now the assets and product that our government uses to feed its ever growing need for money and power. This book describes perfectly how I believe the downfall will come.

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    Amazon Customer 10-27-16 Member Since 2016
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    It is so refreshing to hear a good story told well, and without foul language or steamy scenes. For preppers, the story is filled with practical information that is realistic and helpful. I am looking forward the ALL the rest of the books by Mark Goodwin and Narrator Kevin Pierce. THANK YOU!, and THANK YOU for all the Bible Scriptures.

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    raul m. barreiro 10-19-16
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    "Beware and prepare!"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes, because they need to be aware of things like this.


    What did you like best about this story?

    Its very realistic.


    What does Kevin Pierce bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    makes more interesting than just reading


    Who was the most memorable character of American Exit Strategy and why?

    Adam, his story is intriguing.


    Any additional comments?

    This book and the other two in the series are awesome books. Could not get enough of them and finished this one in three days!

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    Kathryn 10-08-16
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    "Great read."

    if you want a look at our world when this false economy collapses this is a good place to start.The references going back to our founding fathers are startlingly accurate .

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    Michael Latimore 09-05-16 Member Since 2014
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    "only democrats don't like this book"

    this is a good example of what unrestrained government spending and unregulated gpverment growth will enslave this free nation.
    but we all no that our freedom is to do as others say. that's not freedom it's almost tyranny

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    Amazon Customer Harford County Maryland 09-01-16
    Amazon Customer Harford County Maryland 09-01-16 Member Since 2015

    1 is none, 2 is one. Buy cheap and stack deep!!!

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    "Awesome storyline right out of today's headlines"

    love it and on to book two we go. great writing as usual from goodein.

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    Walsh 08-30-16
    Walsh 08-30-16 Member Since 2015
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    "One of the best survival novels of all time"

    I am a bit of a prepper/survival novel junkie, and this is one of the best. Goodwin does an amazing job at combining current events, compelling characters, and an imaginative story all into one outstanding package. This is a must read for any patriot or post-historical fiction fan. Loved it!

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    Amazon Customer 08-29-16
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    "a book that shows how America's downfall"

    Shows America's downfall without involving an EMP. More realistic than most. This is the future

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    Ray 08-23-16
    Ray 08-23-16 Member Since 2008
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    "Very Solid Book"

    Some of the prepper genre can get a little goofy but Goodwin writes very solid books. Everything here is very transparent in its message to our current political climate and this is a feature, not a flaw.

    It bears mentioning as I have done in another review on Goodwin's books that it is a Christian perspective but it's not overdone. Non-Christians will be fine with it but maybe not those who have a bias against Christian books in general.

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    "Great book"

    Really enjoyed the story line. I liked the pace and narrator. Looking toward to the next book in the series.

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    "A little clumsy but well worth the listen"
    If you could sum up American Exit Strategy in three words, what would they be?

    Relatable, Possible, republican


    What was one of the most memorable moments of American Exit Strategy?

    Buggin out to be with Adam and the family, the robbery, the changing neighbourhood back home


    Would you listen to another book narrated by Kevin Pierce?

    Yes though his delivery doesn't flow to the same level that other narrators do, the warmth in his voice makes up for some of this though


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    the description of the farmhouse matt would look at buying


    Any additional comments?

    A little two dimensional on the characters, a little to obvious on the correlation on real life people being named incorrectly on purpose from real life like obama. I do agree with alot of the view points from the series tho and I do feel it shows somewhat a possible future, the fact that all the nations lend and borrow on gold that they do not currently owe, the fact that hyper inflation is a real concern world wide, and the impact on that. I feel that the government in these books is a little more extreme and I worry that the work may be dismissed summarily because of this despite a lot of the founding issues being relevant.

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