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The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live Itby John Seymour
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The Self Sufficient Life and How to Live It is the only book that teaches all the skills needed to live independently in harmony with the land harnessing natural forms of energy, raising crops and keeping livestock, preserving foodstuffs, making beer and wine, basketry, carpentry, weaving, and much more. Our 2003 edition included 150 new full-color illustrations and a special section in which John Seymour, the father of the back to basics movement, explains the philosophy of self-sufficiency and its power to transform lives and create communities. More relevant than ever in our high-tech world, The Self Sufficient Life and How to Live It is the ultimate practical guide for realists and dreamers alike.
Seymour's work teaches all the essential skills needed to live independently in harmony with the land. From harnessing natural forms of energy and raising crops to carpentry and weaving, this is the ultimate guide to living a sustainable life. Full-color illustrations throughout.
From harnessing natural forms of energy to raising crops, keeping livestock, preserving food to making beer and wine, basketry, carpentry, and weaving, "The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It" is more relevant than ever and is the ultimate practical guide for realists and dreamers alike.
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