Self-Reliance

STL053
$4.98 $9.95  
Paperback, Rick Peters, 208pages, 5.5 x 8, ISBN: 9781402741968
All homeowners dread the moment when the faucet starts dripping, the water pressure plunges, or the pipes freeze. That's why it's important to have this how-to on hand with layouts of the typical bathroom and kitchen. There's coverage of pipes, fittings, shut-off valves, and every variety of...
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STL055
$4.98 $9.95  
Paperback, Popular Mechanics, 80pages, 8.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781588165312
You know how much plumbers and other repairmen charge these days--but you can cut these costs dramatically by preventing and managing emergencies on your own. Hundreds of line drawings and easy-to-follow instructions will guide you through every step, including fitting your bathroom with a sink,...
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SKY032
$12.95  
Paperback, Richard & Linda Jamison, ISBN: 9781602391482
Anyone eager to master survival skills for outdoor vacations, or simply to find a fun new family activity for a Saturday afternoon, will be educated and inspired by the practical advice presented here by archaeologists, anthropologists, primitive practitioners, craftsmen, and artisans. . These...
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WPC029
$12.71 $16.95  
Paperback, Kathy Harrison, ISBN: 9781603420358
Just in case disaster strikes, you need a plan to ensure your family's safety and comfort in all eventualities. What would you do if the power went out for several days in a row? Or if your family had to quickly evacuate the area? Kathy Harrison shows you how to set up a simple home...
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WPC051
$18.99  
Paperback, Editors of Storey Publishing's Country Wisdom Bulletins, ISBN: 9781579127749
A follow-up to Black Dog's bestselling Country Wisdom and Know-How, the Country Wisdom Almanac provides hundreds of ideas and methods for living the good and simple life, plus information on weather, gardening, buying produce and cooking by season, holidays, frost dates, moon phases, and more....
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SKY039
$14.95  
Paperback, Julie BrutonSeal & Matthew Seal, ISBN: 9781602397019
"A wonderful book that all herbalists need. It embodies a heartfelt love of herbalism combined with clearly articulated scientific insights"-David Hoffmann B. Sc. , FNIMH, Medical Herbalist. Backyard Medicine is a beautiful book, packed with nearly 300 color photographs and over 120 herbal...
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WPC052
$21.99  
Hardcover, Bradford Angier, 320pages, 5.5 x 1.2 x 9.5, ISBN: 9781579122218
HOW TO STAY ALIVE IN THE WOODS is a practical, readable-and potentially indispensable-manual for anyone venturing into the great outdoors. . Broken down into four essential sections, Sustenance, Warmth, Orientation and Safety, this enlightening guide reveals how to catch game without a gun, what...
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SKY047
$16.95  
Paperback, Arthur T. Bradley, ISBN: 9781616083878
Anything can happen. Are you and your family prepared?. Ninety-nine percent of the time, the world spins like a top, the skies are clear, and your refrigerator is full of good food. But the world is a volatile place-storms rage, fires burn, and diseases spread. No one is ever completely safe....
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WPC058
$9.95  
Paperback, Jim Berg, Tim Nyberg, ISBN: 9780761121107
Did you know that duct tape can turn any item of clothing into rainwear? That duct tape over a computer screen will keep your kids from surfing naughty sites on the Web? That a perfect solution for those easy-to-lose TV remotes is to duct tape them to your arm? (Not only won't you lose it,...
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WPC068
$19.95  
Paperback, Editors of Rodale Books, 496pages, 10.5 x 0.8 x 13.6, ISBN: 9781579128371
The latest addition to the bestselling Wisdom & Know-How series is a complete home reference for everything you need to know about gardening - from soil and fertilizers to growing flowers and vegetablesGarden Wisdom & Know-How is a large-scale practical guide to planting and maintaining a...
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WPC070
$34.95  
Hardcover, Adam Danforth, ISBN: 9781612121895
Using detailed, step-by-step photography of every stage of the process, Adam Danforth shows you exactly how to humanely slaughter and butcher cattle for beef. From creating the right pre-slaughter conditions to killing, skinning, keeping cold, breaking the meat down, and creating cuts of meat...
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RAN272
$4.46 $5.95  
Paperback, Kim Pezza, ISBN: 9781578264445
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!Whether for eggs, meat, fun, or profit, chickens are the perfect addition to any new backyard grower's farm. Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens is your guide to successfully caring for your flock. As a comprehensive primer for first-time chicken...
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RAN274
$5.95  
Paperback, Kim Pezza, ISBN: 9781578264599
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!A bountiful vegetable garden is a mainstay of the backyard farm; when done right, it can form the foundation for all your future farming successes. Whether you're aiming at self-sufficiency or just looking to add the freshest ingredients possible to...
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RAN273
$5.95  
Paperback, Kim Pezza, ISBN: 9781578264520
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!Make beekeeping a part of your backyard farming experience: enjoy honey, beeswax and a more fruitful garden, as your bees will work as hard as you do to make your backyard farm a success!Backyard Farming: Raising Bees is your guide to successfully...
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MBI094
$24.99  
Paperback, Linda B. White, Barbara H. Seeber, Barbara Brownell Grogan, ISBN: 9781592335756
This comprehensive, authoritative family reference provides quick, efficient relief for hundreds of common ailments. From insect bites, insomnia, and upset stomach to nasal congestion, stress-reducing tips, and hints for heart health, 500 Time-Tested Home Remedies and the Science Behind Them...
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MBI100
$24.99  
Paperback, Stacey Dugliss-Wesselman, ISBN: 9781592538195
An apothecary is a skilled craftsperson who compounds herbal mixtures that enhance health and beauty. Put aside the modern world of tricky marketing and harmful chemicals and create your own apothecary solutions. They're fresh, safe, and effective-and many are made from the wholesome ingredients...
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MBI106
$19.99  
Paperback, Jerry Mack Johnson, ISBN: 9780760340011
A grand encyclopedia of country lore by famed Texas folklorist Jerry Mack Johnson, covering water witching, maple syruping, weather wisdom, country remedies and herbal cures, cleaning solutions, pest purges, bird migrations and animal lore, firewood essentials, adobe making and bricklaying,...
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PER041
$16.95  
Paperback, Harriet Fasenfest, ISBN: 9780982569153
Nowadays, "go local," "organic food," and "sustainability" are on the tip of everyone's tongue. Harriet Fasenfest's A Householder's Guide to the Universe takes up the banner of progressive homemaking and urban farming as a way to confront the political, social, and environmental issues facing...
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PGW119
$9.98 $19.95  
Paperback, Michael Heatley, Colin Salter, 224pages, 1 x 9 x 9, ISBN: 9781607103608
Who wore the first pair of glasses? When was the first newspaper printed? Who took the first photograph? Where was the first phone call made? And, in more recent history, who sent the first e-mail? Find answers to all these questions and more in Everything You Need to Know About Inventions!From...
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SKY058
$16.95  
Paperback, David Nash, ISBN: 9781616088491
A simple and easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals of prepping. Are you and your family self-reliant? Will you be able to provide for them and keep them safe? The best way to prepare for the future is not through fancy tools and gadgets—it’s experience and knowledge...
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MBI117
$14.99  
Hardcover, Marshall Brain, 308pages, 11.1 x 9 x 1.1, ISBN: 9780785824329
From the award-winning Web site visited by more than 2.5 million people every month comes the hardcover reference guide  How Stuff Works.  This book is a definitive guide to the inner workings of everyday items. In this fun and infinitely informative guide, Marshall Brain and...
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WPC084
$19.95  
Paperback, Gerald Rowan, ISBN: 9781603424622
The setting might be a sparkling lakefront, a cool clearing in the woods, a breathtaking mountaintop, or an expansive beach, but the dream of a modest retreat from everyday life often includes a simple little cabin. In cabin getaways of the imagination, the cares of the world recede, time slows...
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SKY068
$6.48 $12.95  
Paperback, Department of the Army, ISBN: 9781620877371
This handbook is perfect for those interested in joining the army as well as for those who merely want to learn how to shoot combat pistols. The  U.S. Army Combat Pistol Training Handbook  (FM 3-23.35) reflects current Army standards in weapons qualification and can be a guide for the...
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SPB015
$22.95  
Paperback, Bradford Angier, Revised by David K. Foster, ISBN: 9780811734936
First-ever revision of a classic guidebook Information on each plant's characteristics, distribution, and medicinal qualities as well as updated taxonomy and 15 new species How to identify and use wild plants for medicinal purposes This illustrated guide to North American wild...
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