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Author Gehring, Abigail R.

Title The illustrated encyclopedia of country living / Abigail R. Gehring ; illustrations by James Balkovek.

Imprint New York : Skyhorse Pub., c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    640 GEH    Available
Description 888 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [849]-883) and index.
Contents Animals -- Baking, preserving, and more -- Carpentry and woodworking -- Crafts -- Disaster preparedness -- Energy -- Gardening -- Well-being for body, mind, and spirit -- Appendix 1: Food co-ops -- Appendix 2: Animal tracks.
Summary A guide to country living features photographs, illustrations, instructions and tips for living off the land, covering such topics as canning and preserving, soap-making, and building a dog house.
Subject Agriculture -- Encyclopedias.
Family farms -- Encyclopedias.
Sustainable living -- Encyclopedias.
Home economics, Rural -- Encyclopedias.
ISBN 9781616084677 (pbk.)
1616084677 (pbk.)

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