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The Kid-Gardener’s Planting Book for Parents
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Your child wants to grow a garden. You know where he's going to plant his seeds or seedlings, but what comes next? It's time to pick plants easy enough for your child to grow without the disappointment that comes with choosing beautiful, but delicate plants... and then seeing them wither away instead of prospering. Kids of all ages and abilities can enjoy gardens - so why wait? Plant a seed today.
Scrapyard Windpower Realities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Hugh Piggott's wind turbine building book of 1992, previously out of print, is now available in ebook form with a preface from the author in 2014.
Scrap Metal Bible: Complete Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
Learn how to start making money by scrapping metal. Scrapping metal is environmentally friendly, and it is also a highly lucrative business opportunity. This guide will cover everything from where to find scrap metal, how to identify different types of metals, and a guide to which metals are worth the most. Also, learn how to breakdown household items for scrap metal.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
Tips and Tricks for Living Small
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Written from a real life perspective, the author shares her experiences with small space living. This book covers the reasons one may choose to downsize, the benefits, potential pitfalls, and practical tips and tricks that will make downsizing easier.
Sitting with Jimmy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The true story of the author and his wife who attempt to domesticate a feral cat from their neighborhood the book describes the amount of patience, trial and error efforts needed to gain the trust and accept a new friendship which is paying off in the end for both Jimmy (cat) and the couple.
How to Knit Slippers Just Like Granny Made
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
One of my favourite things to knit...slippers just like Grandma used to make. This pattern includes instructions to make slippers that will fit adults from a woman's size 7-12 and a man's 6-13.
Don't Throw That Away
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Jeff Yeager, AKA The Ultimate Cheapskate, likes to talk trash, particularly when it saves you money and helps save the planet at the same time. As informative as it is entertaining, Don’t Throw That Away! delivers on its promise with hundreds of ways to reuse, repurpose, and upcycle everyday items that would otherwise end up in the landfill. You’ll never look at your trash the same way again.
PYRTE 11 - Heating
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Gas heating guide for PYRTE the traction engine covering burners and the gas supply
PYRTE 2 - The Firebox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A simple firebox construction guide for PYRTE the Traction Engine
Make Your Own Treadle Lathe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking
"Make Your Own Treadle Lathe" is a practical, step by step guide to building a foot-powered lathe for light duty wood turning. You can build your own treadle lathe by following the well illustrated steps presented in this compact book. The book covers: - Materials & components, - Frame and headstock, - Belt and tensioner, - Tailstock, - Tool rest, - Flywheel, - Using the lathe.
PYRTE 8 - Cylinder Assembly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Cylinder assembly construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
Vegetable Gardening The Natural Way - 101
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
You're ready to start an organic vegetable garden but don't know how to get started. No problem!! This "how to get started" e-book will walk you through the process with step-by-step instructions on everything from planning, soil, fertilizers, planting, and watering, to ensure you will have a successful garden the first time. We'll turn your brown thumbs green!
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Making soap at home can be a fun and rewarding experience and seldom takes more than an hour and a half out of your time. However, many of you may have been put off trying out this hobby after reading about all the dangers and cautions that go into soap making. This book is all about showing you how simple, safe and easy it actually is and how you might go about making a business out of it.
Building an Easy Boiler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines
Santa 2 Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Santa 2 Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 6" X 6" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Building a Flash Steam Boiler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
A very simple boiler for amateur construction to drive model steam engines
Jewelled Owl Necklace - A Beginner Pattern for Beaded Jewellery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Azhora Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Ever since I created this owl people have been asking for the pattern, so it’s been a long wait but here it is at last. Simply buy the beads of your choice and follow the simple to use instructions to create stunning jewellery like a professional.