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2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
More than a Granny - 20 Versatile Crochet Square Patterns UK Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
UK Version. Crochet is so much more than the traditional Granny Square. In this book, you'll find 20 versatile 6" crochet square patterns you can use to create modern, colourful crochet creations you and your family will love. As well as detailed patterns, the book has an extensive stitch dictionary with links to videos by the author to ensure your success. (US Version also available)
Flowers Abound : 20 Floral Crochet Patterns US Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
US Version 20 unique and varied crochet flower squares for mixing and matching to make blankets, cushions, scarves - anything you like. Everything you need to know to successfully create every pattern is included, from very detailed instructions with tips to the extensive stitch dictionary that includes links to videos by the author.
The Bunny Lover's Complete Guide To House Rabbits
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(5.00 from 1 review)
With easy-to-understand information; insight gained from personal experience; dozens of photos; and step-by-step instructions on everything from how to properly house and feed your bunny to litter-box training to finding the right vet to socializing your bun and beyond, this book will become your single, most-powerful reference tool to help you successfully and happily live with your house rabbit.
Professional Pet Sitting for Love & Money
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Build a career around your love for animals by tapping into the profitable business of pet sitting. Dr. Jeff provides step-by-step guidelines, from starting with a few clients part-time, to creating a business in the six figures. Useful, downloadable forms are available at the Veterinary Assistant Learning Center.
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
Beginning a Life Less Tox-Sick
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,110. Language: Australian English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
We all want our homes to be our sanctuary: a healthy, safe refuge to retreat to with our loved ones, to escape the clutter and chaos of everyday life, where peace and tranquility reign. However, opening the door to our homes after a hectic day's work or play may not offer the sweet, wholesome, experience we had in mind. In fact our homes could actually be making us sick!
The Rookie's Field Guide to Supported Spinning
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is for anyone who is curious about spinning yarn with supported spindles but doesn't quite know where to begin. The Field Guide will get you started with information on making your own spindles, doing Quality Assurance testing on made (or purchased) spindles, drafting, plying, and finishing your yarn. Supported spinning is easy on the body, restful for the mind, and soothing to the soul.
More than a Granny - 20 Versatile Crochet Square Patterns US Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
US Version. Crochet is so much more than the traditional Granny Square. In this book, you'll find 20 versatile 6" crochet square patterns you can use to create modern, colourful crochet creations you and your family will love. As well as detailed patterns, the book has an extensive stitch dictionary with links to videos by the author to ensure your success. (UK Version also available)
Just Keep Knitting: a journey of healing through forgiveness, faith, and fibre
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When chest pain and exhaustion forced a pause in her busy life, author Lonna Cunningham was called upon to take a closer look at the big events of her past: the death of her infant daughter, her husband's sudden personality changes and the discovery of the brain tumour that had triggered them ... then she had to rethink her past in order to find her path to the future.
The Kingdom of Dog
Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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?
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: 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.
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources –roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other organic sources such as fungi and lichens. This book is all about rediscovering those lost colours and using them to help a create better world, simply because they do not contain harmful chemicals
Rancho Costa Nada: The Dirt Cheap Desert Homestead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,160. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
After being fired for insubordination at his last two corporate jobs, the author wonders if he can become a modern pioneer on ten worthless acres he bought at a tax auction for $325. He's broke, and his land is arid and remote. But he finds that with a few simple expedients he can build a $100 shelter, be his own utility district, and live more or less comfortably and without any hardship.
The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #4: How To Make Your Own Decals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Rincom Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
The fourth Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide answers the question asked by a wide range of creative people...from modelbuilders to crafters of all types. Namely, how to make your own decals. Decal papers, in both clear and white, are now available that are designed to work with inkjet printers...and some with laser printers. Today, you can make your own decals, once you know how to do it.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: 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.
A Gardener's Guide to Blueberries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(4.00 from 1 review)
This non-technical, straightforward guide will help ensure your success with blueberries, from planting to plucking and everything in between. Blueberries are famously unfussy, and with just a few simple tasks each year, you'll be enjoying the abundant fruits of your very minimal labor. This Gardener's Guide will surely make you a true blue fan of this most versatile plant.
Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
A Bark In The Park-Poconos: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Poconos are a great place to hike with your dog. Your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings with your dog in the Pennsylvania mountains. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of local history, botany, geology and more.