Table of Contents

  • Dedication
  • Acknowledgments
  • Foreword
PART 1 – THE BIG PICTURE
  • Preparedness and Two-Way Communications
  • Global Tribulation Scenario
  • Strategic Planning
PART 2 – RADIO BASICS
  • Modes and Modulations
  • Frequency Bandplan
  • Radio Shopping Basics
  • Strategic Budgeting Strategy
PART 3 – LEVEL 1 EMERGENCY SYSTEM RADIOS
  • Handheld Transceivers
  • Citizens Band (CB) Transceivers
  • QRP CW Transceivers
PART 4 – LEVEL 2 FIELD RADIOS AND REPEATERS
  • Field Operation Transceivers
  • Using Repeaters for Distance
  • HF Field Transceivers
PART 5 – LEVEL 3 COMMAND AND CONTROL
  • Strategic and Tactical Planning
  • Assessing Needs and Options
  • Channelized Two-Way Radios
  • Amateur Two-Way Radios
  • VHF/UHF Communications
  • Signals Intelligence (SIGINT)
PART 6 – EMP AND LIGHTNING DEFENSE
  • Voltage Spike Threats
  • Voltage Spike Mitigation Strategy
  • Inline Lightning Defense
PART 7 – BROADCASTING AND TRAINING
  • Documentation and Training
  • Universal Proficiency
  • Knowledge Exchange
  • News Gathering and Broadcasting
  • Hope for the Future
APPENDICES
  • Appendix A – Radio Codes
  • Appendix B – Titanic Radio Log for April 1912
  • Appendix C – IP and JIS Specifications
  • Appendix D – About the Authors
  • Alphabetical Index