The author believes that United States and the world at large is changing, and this is not for the better. He also believes that natural disasters are inevitable, but unfortunately, the American society has become too complacent due to easy access of modern conveniences that have made their lives too easy and comfortable. The society has forgotten the secrets and the techniques that our ancestors used to survive and even thrive through disasters such as wars, famine, diseases, economic crisis, and drought.
Technology and modern amenities have protected us from such disasters. However, there is no guarantee that things will remain in this status forever. Sooner or later, people will have to contend with harsh conditions that will change how they lead their lives. Fortunately, The Lost Ways Book is here to teach you how to stay prepared to face a disaster to ensure that you survive despite any external conditions and threats.