Dive into the world of Doomsday Preppers with Season Two on DVD plus our Doomsday Preppers Complete Survival Manual.
Doomsday Preppers Season Two:
Preppers come in all shapes and sizesmen and women, young and old, they live and work like most Americans. But their ultimate goal in life is preparing for the end. While stockpiles of food and weapons may seem like over the top preparations to some, for doomsday preppers they represent basic responsibility and peace of mind. They will go to whatever lengths deemed necessary to make sure they are prepared if basic services should falter, and chaos and violence become the order of the day.
Season 2 episodes include Am I Nuts or Are You?, You Can’t Let Evil Win, Bad Times All the Time, The Time of Reckoning, Taking from the Haves, You’ve Got Chaos, Escape from New York, Prepared Not Scared, No Such Thing as a Fair Fight, In the Hurt Locker, Prepper’s Paradise, Hit the Ground Running, Solutions Not Problems, Pain is Good, A Fortress at Sea, Let Her Rip, and Gonna Be a Big Bang.
Not available for shipment outside of the U.S.
Doomsday Preppers Complete Survival Manual: This custom companion to the blockbuster National Geographic Channel series Doomsday Preppers is filled with how-to illustrations, "Prepper Profiles" of people in the show, and survival tips from preppers themselves. Handy and comprehensive, the manual offers valuable life-saving information to help prepare for the most devastating calamities. Episodes of this highly original show, which debuted in February 2012, explore the lives of otherwise ordinary Americans who are preparing for the end of the world as we know it. Preppers go to extraordinary lengths to plan for any of life's uncertainties, from constructing a home out of shipping containers and stockpiling 50,000 lbs. of food to practicing evacuation drills and hand-to-hand combat.
4 discs; 11 episodes; 495 minutes
368 pages; 300 color photos, 7 maps, 40 illustrations
Dr. Michael S. Sweeney is a professor at Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, where he serves as director of the graduate program and teaches print journalism courses. He has written a variety of books for National Geographic Books, including God Grew Tired of Us, Brain: The Complete Mind, and BrainWorks. He also has published academically on the history of wartime journalism, and particularly on the methods and effectiveness of censorship in wartime. His first book, Secrets of Victory, about the American Office of Censorship in World War II, was named book of the year for 2001 by the American Journalism Historians Association. He is associate editor of Journalism History, a quarterly academic journal published at the Scripps School.
Dr. Sweeney received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska, his master’s from the University of North Texas, and his Ph.D. from Ohio University. He lives in Athens, Ohio, with his wife, Carolyn.