The Knowledge: How to Rebuild our World from Scratch
If the world as we know it ended tomorrow, how would you survive?
A nuclear war, viral pandemic or asteroid strike. The world as we know it has ended. You and the other survivors must start again. What knowledge would you need to start rebuilding civilisation from scratch?
Ingenious and groundbreaking, The Knowledge explains everything you need to know about everything, revolutionising your understanding of the world.
‘A glorious compendium of the knowledge we have lost in the living...the most inspiring book I’ve read in a long time’ Independent
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AJBraithwaite - LibraryThing
One of those books which makes me read interesting facts out loud to other people (which I'm sure must be deeply irritating). I generally enjoyed it, although at times I felt it got too bogged down in ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ASKelmore - LibraryThing
This is kind of the perfect book to read following Station Eleven; the goal is to put the basics of everything we need to know to start bringing civilization back after the apocalypse in one place. My ... Read full review
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The Knowledge: How to Rebuild Civilization in the Aftermath of a Cataclysm
Limited preview - 2015