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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.
Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,710. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs is a guide book to the world of unusual edible plants, whether they are old or new, rarely grown or from somewhere far flung. It looks at the history of plant hunters moving these plants around the world, and tells the stories of modern day enthusiasts, showcasing some of the unusual plants you may encounter as you begin your own journey into this intriguing world.
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.
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.
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.
The Kingdom of Dog
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Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
When his mentor, Joe Dagorian, director of admissions at prestigious Eastern College, is murdered during a fund-raising event, Steve Levitan feels obliged to investigate. He and his golden retriever, Rochester, go nose to the ground to dig up clues, including a bloody knife and some curious photographs. But will Steve's curiosity and Rochester's savvy save them when the killer comes calling?
Whom Dog Hath Joined
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Reformed computer hacker Steve Levitan still gets a thrill from snooping into places online where he shouldn’t be. When his golden retriever Rochester discovers a human bone at the Friends Meeting during the Harvest Days festival, these two unlikely sleuths are plunged into another investigation.
Dog Bless You
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Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Steve Levitan has a new job developing a conference center for Eastern College. But on his first visit to Friar Lake, his golden retriever Rochester makes a disturbing discovery, a human hand rising from the dirt at the lake’s shore. Whose hand is it? Why was the body buried there? The answers will put Steve and the ever-faithful Rochester on a collision course with a desperate killer.
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.
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.
Trio of Bonnets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A Trio of hand knitted lace bonnets for babies 2 months to 9 months
Dog Helps Those
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Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s almost time for graduation, and Eastern College is in trouble. A prominent alumna is dead, and a faulty computer program is jeopardizing student records and financial aid. It’s up to Steve and Rochester to dig into the situation and retrieve the culprits!
Decomposed Granite and Other Materials for Walkways and Patios
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Decks and patios
Decomposed Granite (DG) for the homeowner, explained for do-it-yourselfers as well as those hiring a contractor. Make sure your DG sets up hard and not mushy, edging considerations, drainage, colors, and alternatives to the hardeners. A special section on other materials and when to use them, such as concrete, pavers, mortared flagstone and flagstone set on sand or DG. 26 color photos.
Vintage Knit & Crochet Mitten & Glove Patterns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This book contains over 14 vintage patterns for crocheting and knitting gloves and mittens, along with illustrations. These patterns are from the 1800s and early 1900s so the terminology may be different from modern day patterns. They have been found and compiled from various sources and have been digitally edited and converted to downloadable format by Timeless Digital Books.
Essential Oil Recipe for Honey Bees: Lemongrass and Spearmint Oil Feeding Stimulant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Over the past ten to twelve years, beekeepers have benefitted from adding a feeding stimulant to their syrups, namely one made out of lemongrass essential oil and spearmint essential oil. Since neither of these oils mix with water, an emulsifier must be added. You can make your own feeding stimulant with my recipe and save money, making a mix that 1/3 the cost of commercial varieties.
Gardening for a Dry California Future
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Plant a beautiful low water landscape with these tips from a veteran designer. California will be facing more and more water shortages in the future. Patten gives you step-by-step instructions on new low water lawns, veggie and fruit trees, low water edible landscapes, how to successfully grow natives, how to care for your Oak trees, meadow planting and more.
The Secrets of Fantastic Houseplants
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
You can learn to care for your houseplants even if you weren't born with a green thumb. All you need to have beautiful indoor plants is to know a few secrets and to give your plants a little love and attention. Turn your brown thumb green and take pleasure and pride in your houseplants.
Your Dog & You
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
In order for your dog to develop into a positive family member and an asset (instead of a burden), you need to establish proper behaviors and teach your dog to be a positive part of your family. Dogs are pack animals and establishing the pack order will bring confidence and comfort to your dog.
Simply Perfect Binding 2nd Ed.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a DIY Manual for putting digital books to paper and binding them in any size book you desire. I will lead you step-by-step through the process with the aid of pictures and detailed explanations. There is no greater feeling than seeing your own book in print, or giving them away with a customized dedication page in each that is only possible by DIY!
Baseball 2 Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Baseball 2 Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7" X 7" Includes Cross Stitch Tips