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The New Complete Book of Self-Sufficiency: The Classic Guide for Realists and Dreamers

Handbook / Manual

By: John Seymour

408 pages, Col & b/w illus

Dorling Kindersley

Hardback | Jan 2012 | #182169 | ISBN-13: 9781405345101
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NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

About this book

Make the break, realise the dream and start living "The Good Life!" with John Seymour the new edition of this enduring classic from the founding father of modern self-sufficiency, John Seymour, is still the key reference to living off the land. Covering all the practicals from ploughing fields to milking cows as well as information on how to create an urban organic garden and harness natural energy, this is perfect for anyone aspiring to the self-sufficient lifestyle. Packed with Seymour's tried-and-tested tips and invaluable nuggets of advice, discover how to reap the harvest, respect the land, stay healthy and waste nothing.

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John Seymour, the acknowledged founding father of the self-sufficiency movement, was an active campaigner for the countryside and the environment. Students come from around the world to learn about his lifestyle; philosophies at the centre he established in southern Ireland. He died in 2004.

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