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Author: Editors of Storey Books


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Reminiscent in both spirit and design of the beloved Whole Earth Catalog, Country Wisdom & Know-How is an unprecedented collection of information on nearly 200 individual topics of country and self-sustainable living.

Compiled from the information in Storey Publishing's landmark series of "Country Wisdom Bulletins," this book is the most thorough and reliable volume of its kind.

Organized by general topic (including animals, cooking, crafts, gardening, home, and health and well-being), it is further broken down to cover dozens of specifics (from "Building Chicken Coops" to "Making Cheese, Butter, and Yogurt" to "Improving Your Soil" to "Restoring Hardwood Floors"). Nearly 1,000 black-and-white illustrations and photographs run throughout, and fascinating projects and trusted advice crowd every page.

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Monica Ray
A fountain of knowledge

About three pounds of book, with tiny print. Practical things, like how to build a bird house for the birds in my particular garden. What those birds eat, and need for habitat. Very detailed and complete.

Jon McCranie
A treasure trove of information. I gave the book to my homesteading daughter and she will really...

This a a very large volume with lots of great data...any homesteader will enjoy.