Multcolib Research Picks: DIY Living
Annotation:From growing your own grain to butchering your own meat, this book has you covered.
Annotation:In a series of 500 nearly wordless, highly informative step-by-step procedurals, learn how to do hundreds of useful (and fascinating and important and sometimes downright bizarre) tasks, including: Perform CPR, dance the tango, pack a suitcase, win a bar bet, play the blues, make authentic sushi rolls, fight a shark ...
Annotation:A selective compendium of public-domain documents that brings together in one volume a wealth of knowledge and useful instruction on just about every imaginable aspect of self-sufficiency-from building a dwelling and growing food to raising children, using tools of all kinds, and, getting more mileage out of your car.
Annotation:"Unlike dry household manuals or tomes of thrifty tips, this is filled with brief, clear, step-by-step advice coupled with good-natured humor and the loving spirits of grandmothers teaching us to take good care of ourselves, our relationships, and our treasures." -Library Journal
Annotation:"Kyle Bravo has assembled his HOW2 zines into a comprehensive book along with dozens of other instructional articles that tell you how to do...just about everything." -from Microcosm Publishing