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Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin #191: What to Do When the Power Fails: Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin A-191

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Publisher Comments:

Since the 1973 publication of Storey's first Country Wisdom Bulletin, our commitment to preserving the arts, crafts, and skills of country life has never wavered. We now have more than 200 titles in this series of 32-page publications, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins contain practical, hands-on instructions designed to help you master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. From traditional skills to the newest techniques, Storey's Bulletins provide a foundation of earth-friendly information for the way you want to live today.

Synopsis:

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

About the Author

Mary Twitchell is a carpenter and a freelance writer. She lives in northern Vermont.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Before the Power Fails

Know Your Plumbing

Electrical Preparedness

Gather Food and Supplies

Cooking Alternatives

Drinking Water Safety and Storage

Let There Be Lights

Keeping Warm

Fire Precautions

Contact with the Outside World

Transportation

Steps to Take during a Blackout

Protect Your Heating System

Water Concerns

Sanitation

Appliances

Safety Tips

When Power is Restored

Turning the Heat Back On

Food

Generators

Types of Generators

What Size Do You Need?

More Buying Tips

Location

Installation

Operation

Maintenance

Sources

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580171984
Author:
Twitchell, Mary
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Location:
Pownal, Vt. :
Subject:
Dwellings
Subject:
Safety
Subject:
Survival skills
Subject:
Survival and emergency equipment.
Subject:
Electric power failures.
Subject:
Health and Medicine-General
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Do-It-Yourself/General
Edition Number:
Rev. and updated.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
A Storey country wisdom bulletin ;
Series Volume:
2797A-191
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
215.9 x 139.7 x 1.524 mm

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Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
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