Retreat Security and Small Unit Tactics

Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
Length: 2 hrs and 14 mins
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Detroit high-priority 911 calls average 58 minutes for a response. How much longer will it be until budget cuts, natural disaster, or a total collapse make you responsible for your own security? Retreat Security and Small Unit Tactics by David Kobler and Mark Goodwin will teach you how to organize your team or neighborhood into a force to be reckoned with. You'll get tips to harden your home and protect your family, life, and property, both now and after the stuff hits the fan.

©2014 Kobler and Goodwin (P)2014 Kobler and Goodwin

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Beginning concepts and reinforcement of mind set

Would you listen to Retreat Security and Small Unit Tactics again? Why?

Yes, I will listen to it at least 3 or 4 times.

What was one of the most memorable moments of Retreat Security and Small Unit Tactics?

Descriptions of various techniques and strategies

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It is a "basic training" of security and patrolling and how to go about security. The book reinforces enthusiasm and the mind set needed for prepping. A good primer. Then get Patriots- A Novel of Survival in the Coming Collapse by James Rawles. That book is the next level and then some!

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Very informative.

It was great to hear actual strategies maneuvers and products that we can implement! Awesome!

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Something for all to hear...

It's just a matter of before your area is devastated by a natural phenomena or something worse. This book is an easy read and will help get your mind in gear.

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Basic Preparedness

This is a very simple, short look into the world of preparedness. This is a great list of fundamentals that everyone should be aware of, if not practice. There are several good podcasts that cover these ideas with about as much detail, and they won't cost you a credit. Actually, you will learn a lot more by simply listening to the author's own podcasts.

I would recommend this book for someone new to the idea of securing themselves and their family. However, this book just barely scratches the surface.

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The details add up to a more secure future.

The details in this book add to the information you may already know. In the end,.all the experiences, facts, suggestions and ideas will better protect and secure you and your family in any future.

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Good listen

Good info, but should have been apart of the other book 7 step survival plan.

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Things you may not have thought of.

This book is mostly for peepers, but has useful information for surviving common natural disasters.

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Good read!

Very easy to understand and complete basic instructions for any natural or manmade disaster scenario. Narrator is very easy to listen to.

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a good introduction to security

I'm a combat veteran. most of the things taught here in this book are standard military practices. However, this is well organized for civilians or for a refresher

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Good if you lack basic fundamentals

It goes over the why for quite a while leaving a person that already understands and takes security seriously waiting.

It also covers very basic tactics in excruating detail, which if you have no knowledge will be great, however the more intermediate listener will be bored.