Books tagged: self sufficiency

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Unk Eats A Garden And Thrives; Disruption: Resilience> Well-Being; Change: Adapt> Prosper: Enjoy Ideal Vegetable Food
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wog's Garden is mostly a fictional account of Winslow Oliver Green's conversations with his friend Junior Fre. They talk about values and goals and what makes life enjoyable. They don't have all the answers but often come up with interesting observations, some of which seem to be at least partial answers to how life can be made better.
Thrifty Chicken Breeds: Efficient Producers of Eggs and Meat on the Homestead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Many backyard chicken keepers are surprised to learn that they spend more on store-bought feed than they would have paid for eggs and meat at the grocery store. If you're on a budget and want your foray into poultry to save money, not lose money, your first step should be to select thrifty chicken breeds.
Growing into a Farm: Before the Walden Effect
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Anna's journey back-to-the-land was fraught with difficulties until she realized that the best partnership was a threesome --- a man, a woman, and a farm. Overflowing with photos, this book serves as a preface to the popular homesteading blog, Walden Effect.
Oil – Final Countdown To A Global Crisis And Its Solutions
Price: Free! Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This book examines the lifeline of modern living - petroleum. This is what flows In our veins today. Every aspect of our life, from food to transport to housing, it’s all petroleum based. Our existence is draped in layers of petroleum. This book is a bible on the subject and delineates important strategic solutions to an unprecedented crisis that’s coming our way!
Razorback
Series: Twisted Tales. Price: Free! Words: 10,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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RAZORBACK is a story of the weird and unnatural from the author of PATASOLA. A young boy, uprooted, unschooled, alienated, comes of age on a self-sufficient smallholding on the Yorkshire Wolds. For the first time he ventures out into the wider world. His simple assumptions are torn down and he finds himself running wild.
How to Live Without a Car: Car Free Living in Not So Pedestrian Times
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
Concise and packed with practical advice on surviving and thriving without a car, this book is for anyone who is facing life without a motor vehicle or anyone who is considering it.
Simple Sourdoughs : The Curious Peasant : Cookery, Craft, and Culture
Series: The Curious Peasant, Book 1. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Courses & Dishes / Bread
simple sourdoughs, the first in the curious peasant series, looks at how to make a sourdough starter, how to maintain it and how to bake delicious bread. The book contains a baker's dozen of fantastic contemporary breads.
Survive and Thrive: Beginners Complete Guide to Off-Grid Living and Family Preparedness
Price: $3.07 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Whether it's out of a desire to prepare themselves and their family for a worst case scenario, frustration with being dependent on large companies and modern conveniences, or just the urge to simplify one's life and live closer to nature, it's something more and more people are becoming interested in. Self-sufficiency is a worthy goal that a lot of people just don't know how to pursue.
Homesteading Adventures: A Guide for Doers and Dreamers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
From bare beginnings to a comfortable, ever changing homestead, Sue leads the reader through their early years of building, learning, laughing and creating their home in the woods. Both fun and practical with plenty of how-to and a little bit of philosophy, from home building to home power, from organic garden to country kitchen, and a whole lot in between.
A Family Guide to Surthrival: A Primer on Surviving and Thriving During the Coming Collapse
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
A Family Guide to Surthrival is an easy to read guide to sustainable self-sufficiency. As the world churns to inevitable conflict and chaos, we all must take responsibility to provide for our families and to share God's love in a tangible way. Topics covered include water purification, food storage, year round gardening, contingency planning, the responsibility of the church and more.