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The country living handbook: a back-to-basics guide to living off the land

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Packed with step-by-step instructions, useful tips, time-honored wisdom, and both illustrations and photographs, this compact guide has everything you need to dive into a more self-sufficient life. From canning and preserving to keeping chickens, fermenting vegetables to soap-making, Gehring covers all the basics in this easy-to-read, approachable collection. Topics covered include: Generating your own energy Herbal medicine Cheese-making Maple sugaring Farm mechanics Building a smokehouse Dyeing wool Composting Disaster Preparedness And more! Whether you own one hundred acres or rent a studio apartment in the city, this book has plenty of ideas to inspire you. Learn how to build a log cabin or how to craft handmade paper; find out how to install a solar panel on your roof or brew your own tea from dried herbs; Cure a ham, bake a loaf of bread, or brew your own beer. This book has something for everyone.
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Full title country living handbook a back to basics guide to living off the land
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Last Update 2018-05-23 23:09:43PM
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subject_facet Country life -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Home economics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Self-reliant living -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Sustainable living -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
title_display The country living handbook : a back-to-basics guide to living off the land
title_full The Country Living Handbook A Back-to-Basics Guide to Living Off the Land, The country living handbook : a back-to-basics guide to living off the land / Abigail R. Gehring ; illustrations by James Balkovek
title_short The country living handbook :
title_sub a back-to-basics guide to living off the land
topic_facet Country life, Home Design & Décor, Home economics, Nonfiction, Self-reliant living, Sustainable living