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Author Howard, Manny.

Title My empire of dirt : how one man turned his big city backyard into a farm / Manny Howard.

Imprint New York : Scribner, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    630.97471 HOW    Available
Edition 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Description x, 277 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents What are people for -- Next actions -- The stranger -- Founding fish -- When the going was good -- The control of nature -- The good worker -- Meat rabbit -- The ramp -- The man who would be king -- The city is a crust -- Chicken run -- A chicken named Crazy -- Get out -- Collapse -- Rabbit season -- The voice from the whirlwind -- Yard bird -- The first supper -- The restraint of beasts -- The winter palace.
Subject Farm life -- New York (State) -- New York.
Urban agriculture -- New York (State) -- New York.
Country life -- New York (State) -- New York.
Backyard gardens -- New York (State) -- New York.
ISBN 9781416585169 : $25.00

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