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THE URBAN HOMESTEAD (EXPANDED & REVISED EDITION): YOUR GUIDE TO SELF-SUFFICIENT LIVING IN THE HEART OF THE CITY

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Written by city dwellers for city dwellers, this copiously illustrated, 2-color instruction book proposes a paradigm shift that will improve our lives, our community, & our planet. By growing our own food & harnessing natural energy, we are planting seeds for the future of our cities. 75 B&W illus.; 5x8 inches, 360 pgs.

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This celebrated, essential handbook for the urban homesteading movement shows how to grow & preserve your own food, clean your house without toxins, raise chickens, gain energy independence, & more. Step-by-step projects, tips, & anecdotes will help get you started homesteading immediately. The Urban Homestead is also a guidebook to the larger movement & will point you to the best books & Internet resources on self-sufficiency topics. Written by city dwellers for city dwellers, this copiously illustrated, two-color instruction book proposes a paradigm shift that will improve our lives, our community, & our planet. By growing our own food & harnessing natural energy, we are planting seeds for the future of our cities. New projects include: * How to sterilize jars & bottles * How to make infused oil * Six ways to preserve a tomato * How to make soda bread * How to store grain with dry ice * How to make a tomato can stove * How to make a Viet Nam light * How to make a Euell Gibbon’s crock * How to make L’hamd markad, or preserved, salted lemons * How to make a bike light ABOUT THE AUTHORS: Kelly Coyne & Erik Knutzen are creators of the blog homegrownrevolution.org, a green living & self-sufficiency resource for urbanites. They contribute regularly to Daniel Pinchbeck's new online magazine, realitysandwich.com. They live in Los Angeles.

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Weight (lbs.) 1.0000
Model 1-934170-10-0
Manufacturer No
Finish No
Title THE URBAN HOMESTEAD (EXPANDED & REVISED EDITION): YOUR GUIDE TO SELF-SUFFICIENT LIVING IN THE HEART OF THE CITY
Author Kelly Coyne and Erik Knutzen
Binding Type Softcover
Publisher PERSEUS / RUNNING PRESS
Subject Category Self Defense & Survivalism
ISBN 1-934170-10-0
EAN 978-1-934170-10-6