Arm yourself with knowledge! BUDK.com knows that knowledge is one of the most important tools to have in a dire situation and the ultimate key to survival. Here, you will find a selection of Survival Books and Guides that covers a wide source of topics including essential survival instruction, basic first aid, self-sufficiency skills, foraging for food, personal defense, and protecting your property. Each has easy-to-follow instructions and detailed illustrations, making it an ideal, portable source of practical information. BUDK.com’s Survival Books and Guides are compact, durable and easy to just drop in your backpack, emergency gear or bugout bag. We also have Beginner’s Guides to Moonshine Distilling and Lockpicking, which are just fun and valuable skills to explore, develop and add to your library of personal knowledge.