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Fire By Friction: The Wood Bow Fire Drill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Applied Sciences
Learn the proper way to create fire by friction using the primitive technology technique of the Wood Bow Fire Drill. This is one of the ancient methods of producing a glowing ember that you then nurture into a flame by rubbing sticks together. As an added bonus, this eBook also contains the proper way to build a fire and some advance techniques including the Hand Drill.
Water Culture in South Asia: Bangladesh Perspectives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Development Resources Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Applied Sciences
“Water is life” in Bangladesh. Based on five researchers’ long-term involvement with water development programs, this book introduces the reader to the vast range of meanings that water has in this South Asian country, where village women struggle daily for access to safe supplies. Mythology, ancient sciences, folklore, and language provide a cultural foundation for water's uses in the home.
Electric Savvy: Using Electricity to Make Your House a Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Applied Sciences, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Electricity
Explained in a style accessible by the technical and non-technical alike, Electric Savvy is an entertaining tour through everything electrical in your house, from your doorbell to your advanced surveillance system. Exploring both the fundamentals and the practical, discovering the mysteries and secrets of electricity and electronics has never been so easy and fun.