- Benefits & Description
Benefits & Description
528 Pages | 250,000 Copies Sold!
• Learn the Basics of Self-Sufficient Living
Learn basic living and survival skills like how to raise chickens, how to make jams, or how to make cheddar cheese by self-sufficiency expert, Abigail R. Gehring. • Learn How to Homestead
Whether you're looking for an urban homestead through voluntary simplicity or already living a country life, Gehring's book has much to teach about green, self-sufficient living in any environment. • Fully Illustrated with Step-by-Step Instructions
This guide to traditional skills and self-sufficiency comes with hundreds of complete projects with step-by-steps instructions, illustrations and photographs. This second book on traditional living by self-sufficiency expert Abigail R. Gehring includes easy-to-follow, fully illustrated instructions and sequences for hundreds of homestead and preparedness projects, including: building a house among other structures, raising chickens, making and storing food, making old-fashioned toys and dying your own wool. Plus, it includes projects for the ambitious such as: how to craft furniture using hand tools, how to build your own log cabin, and how to make a loom for rug weaving.
Whether you live in a city apartment or on a farm, Back to Basics covers the basics on traditional, low-tech living, emergency preparedness and food storage in an accessible, easy-to-understand way.
- What's in the Box?
What's In-the-Box?A Complete Guide to Traditional Skills book:
Part 1 Land: Buying It - Building on It Part 2 Energy From Wood, Water, Wind, and Sun Part 3 Raising Your Own Vegetables, Fruit, and Livestock Part 4 Enjoying Your Harvest The Year Round Part 5 Skills and Crafts for House and Homestead Part 6 Recreation at Home And in the Wild
- Features & Specifications
Features & Functions
SKU: LT0010 Supply Duration: Indefinite Shelf Life: Indefinite Pages: 528 Binding: Hard cover Book Features: Black and white, Charts and diagrams, Color pictures
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