Country Wisdom Almanac and Know-how : Everything You Need to Know to Live Off the Land Paperback
Reminiscent in both spirit and design of the beloved Whole Earth Catalog, Country Wisdom & Know-How is an unprecedented collection of information on nearly 200 individual topics of country and self-sustained living.
Compiled from the information in Storey Publishing's landmark series of 'Country Wisdom Bulletins,' this book is the most thorough and reliable volume of its kind. Organized by general topic including animals, cooking, crafts, gardening, health and well-being, and home, it is further broken down to cover dozens of specifics from 'Building Chicken Coops' to 'Making Cheese, Butter, and Yogurt' to 'Improving Your Soil' to 'Restoring Hardwood Floors.' Nearly 1,000 black-and-white illustrations and photographs run throughout and fascinating projects and trusted advice crowd every page.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 488 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 07/10/2004
- Category: The natural world, country life & pets
- ISBN: 9781579123680