Originally posted by Lurk_n_Load
I bought the 1997 version new; I had previously ordered the 1980 edition at a cheap price but it arrived with mildew, so I had to toss it. This is a GREAT book to have. If SHTF, this will be more valuable than a dozen cases of ammo. (but have both, just in case!)
ETA: The 1997 edition contains virtually all the info that is in the 1981 version; I've compared them side by side.
Thanks for the info :-)
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