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Encyclopedia of Country Living The Original Manual of Living off the Land and Doing It Yourself

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ISBN-10: 1570618402

ISBN-13: 9781570618406

Edition: 40th 2012

Authors: Carla Emery

List price: $35.00
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Carla Emery started writingThe Encyclopedia of Country Livingin 1969 during the back-to-the-land movement of that time. She continued to add content and refine the information over the years, and the book went from a self-published mimeographed document to a book of 928 pages. This 40th Anniversary Edition reflects the most up-to-date resource information and the most personal version of the book that became Carla Emery's life work. It is the original manual of basic country skills that have proved essential and necessary for people living in the country, the city, and everywhere in between.The practical advice in this exhaustive reference tool includes how to cultivate a garden, buy land,…    
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Book details

List price: $35.00
Edition: 40th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
Publication date: 10/30/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 928
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 3.586
Language: English

Carla Emery calls herself a mother, speaker, and writer, especially of encyclopedias. She is the author of The Encyclopedia of Country Living, which is a resource for people going back to the basics of life. It is a reference that contains such varied tips on how to cultivate a garden, buy land, bake bread, make candles, raise farm animals (as well as slaughter them and utilize them for food), grow herbs, catch a pig, and more invaluable information for farmers in the country and folks in the city. She spent twenty-five years researching, revising, updating, and expanding this one-volume compendium of helpful hints for all areas of basic living. Born in 1939, Emery recounts that her idea…