JWR’s Recommendations of the Week:


Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders by Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras, and Ella Morton

Earth Abides by George R. Stewart



Victory at Sea (The complete documentary series on three DVDs)


Survivors (The BBC remake of the Terry Nation television series. This series shows lots of poor choices, which are self-evident. Lesson one: Be armed, constantly.)

John Adams (Miniseries)


Cold Mountain Soundtrack

20th Century Masters: The Best Of Hank Williams

Instructional Videos:

Gunsmithing – How to Clean a Rifle Barrel Presented by Larry Potterfield

How to Field Strip a Glock

JWR Adds this safety tip: Safe gun clearance is crucial with Glocks because the pistol must be dry-fired before field stripping.


Trijicon RS20-C-1900008 AccuPower 3-9×40 Riflescope

Yaesu FT-857D Amateur Radio Transceiver – HF, VHF, UHF All-Mode 100 Watt