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Combat Survival - Course Notes

by Stated, Author Not

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1981
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USA: Paladin Press. Paperback. [5], i, [3], 150 pp. Black and white diagrams. Publisher believes this to be a work of Great Britain's elite Special Air Service (SAS). "While comparable to other government survival texts in some areas, its combat orientation differentiates it from all others presently available. More conventionally, its section on snares and… Read more
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An Agricultural Testament

by Howard, Sir Albert

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Published
1943
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Good
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First American Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press. Hardcover. xv, [4], 2-253 pages. Index. References. Black and white illustrations and photographic plates. Graphs. Tables. First published in England in 1940. "The purose of this book is to draw attention to the destruction of the earth's capital - the soil; to indicate some of the consequences… Read more
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An Agricultural Testament

by Howard, Sir Albert

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Published
1940
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First Edition
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London: Oxford University Press. Hardcover. First edition of this landmark work in the history of organic agriculture. Intended to "draw attention to the destruction of the earth's capital - the soil; to indicates some of the consequences of this; and to suggest methods by which the lost fertility can be restored and maintained. This ambitious project is… Read more
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The Immigrant Builder; or, Practical Hints To Handy-Men

by Dwyer, C.P.

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Published
1884
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Edition
Tenth Edition
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New York: Hurst & Co., Publishers. Hardcover. xi, [1], 13-145, [1], [10] ads, pages. Index. Frequent line drawings in text. "Showing clearly how to plan and construct dwellings in the bush, on the prairie, or elsewhere, cheaply and well, with wood, earth, or gravel. Copiously illustrated." - Half-title page. 7.5" x 5". First… Read more
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Rural Roots: The Trials and Triumphs of a Back-to-the-Lander

by De Candole, Richard [Signed]

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Published
2009
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781926747941
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Canada: Self-Published. Paperback. 1926747941 Signed and generically inscribed by author atop title page. "Includes many columns written for the Victoria Times-Colonist in the early 2000s about country living." - back cover. Author's column was called Rural Roots and also included personal and family history. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy. .… Read more
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From Fjord to Floathouse: One Family's Journey from the Farmlands of Norway to the Coast of British Columbia

by Siebert, Myrtle

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2001
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9781553690627
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Canada: Trafford Publishing. Paperback. 1553690621 244 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "The saga of hardy West Coast pioneers, who lived in snug floating homes and were sustained by surrounding sea and forest. In short time segments, complete with maps, letters, photos and recipes, readers are drawn into a rural lifestyle that only few have… Read more
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Chainsaw Lumbermaking

by Malloff, Will

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Published
1982
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Good
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First Printing
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9780918804129
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USA: Taunton Press. Hardcover. 0918804124 vii, 215 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. "Tells you everything you need to turn your chainsaw into a lumbermill: how to modify the chainsaw and make numerous accessories for milling, how to use the equipment in the woods, and even how to cut burls, shape ovals and mill natural knees… Read more
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Food Plants of British Columbia Indians - Part 1/Coastal Peoples

by Turner, Nancy J.

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Published
1975
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Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771988660
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$99.95

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Victoria: Province of British Columbia Department of recreat. Paperback. 0771988664 264 pages. Index. Glossary. Colour and black and white photos. Reference list. Printed on glossy stock. Errata slip affixed inside front cover. "Coastal Indians had an intimate knowledge of local flora, recognizing and using over 200 species of plants for food, medicine, and… Read more
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Adventures in kinship with all life

by Boone, J. Allen

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Published
1990
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Good
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9780930852085
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USA: Tree of Life Publications. Paperback. 0930852087 128 pages. "Contains heartwarming, inspiring, true stories of the amazing power of extra-sensory perception in aminals. Also deals with the bond of trust that can exist between people and animals of all kinds and a new and wonderful world of silent communication." - back cover. Unmarked with moderate wear. … Read more
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The Hunter's Kitchen [Cookbook / Cook Book]

by Ross, Ann: Editor

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Published
1985
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Good
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First Edition
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9780968012628
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B.C.: Guide-Outfitters Association of British Columbia. Spiral Bound. 0968012620 216 pages. Index. Nice black and white illustrations. A sampling of the chapters includes: Hints for Meats, Casseroles & Ground Meats, Hints for Breakfast and Lunch, Macaroni, Dumplings and Vegetables, Bread, Bannock & Biscuits, Cakes, Pies & Tarts; and much more. Undated but appears to be circa… Read more
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Edible wild fruits and nuts of Canada (Edible wild plants of Canada)

by Turner, Nancy J

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Published
1981
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Good
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Second Printing
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9780660001289
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Canada: National Museum of Natural Sciences. Spiral Bound. 0660001284 212 pages. Index, bibliography and index. Monotone diagrams and colour photos. This guide and cookbook includes 35 species for wild-food gourmets. "Each section contains a botanical description, notes on general habitat and distribution, a drawing or colour photograph, and information on the folklore of each plant, with… Read more
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Wild green vegetables of Canada (Edible wild plants of Canada)

by Szczawinski, Adam F

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Published
1980
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780660103426
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Ottawa: distributed by University of Chicago Press. Spiral Bound. 0660103427 179 pages. Index, bibliography and glossary. "More than twenty-five species or groups of related species are described here in detail. Each includes a botanical description, colour photo, notes on habitat and distribution in Canada, and general information on how it can be used as food. Also… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 15, Fall 1977 - Solar Water Heaters in California, 1891-1930

by Butti, Ken; Perlin, John; Cowley, Malcolm; Brand, Stewart; Foley, Michael W.; Smith, J.D.; Melvoin, Judy; al, et

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Published
1978
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Good
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First Edition
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California, USA: Pointer. Single Issue Magazine. 142 pages. Features: Solar Water Heaters in California, 1891-1930; The Ideas of Greenwich Village; Sanctuary in Cuba; Neighborhood Preservation is an ecology issue; The Hawksbill Turtle; Insulation Heresy; Wilderness Plots; Broken Circuits, Smoke and Fire; and much more. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. .… Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Spring 1984 - Smokey Mountain Farmhouse

by Muir, Doris; Woods, Cindy; Walt, G.L.; al, Et

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Published
1984
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Fair
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First Edition
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Canada: Muir Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 80 pages. Features: Smokey Mountain Farmhouse; Country Charm, City Sophistication; Log Home Decor; Energy (2) - How does the log stack up?; Log houses and energy conservation; NALBA 2nd annual meeting and trade show; Dealer of the Year; and more. Few library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. A… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 17, Spring 1978 - Language, Thought, & Disease

by Michell, John; O'Neill, Dan; Ellerbroek, W.C.; Friend, Gil; Primack, Mark; Gilman, Robert; Van Strum, Carol Scott; al, et

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Published
1978
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California, USA: Pointer. Single Issue Magazine. 144 pages. Features: A Defence of Sacred Measures; Governor Brown at the Mental Hospitals; Cops Without Guns; Language, Thought, & Disease; Earl Butz Versus Wendell Berry; Botanic Architecture; Solar Water Heaters in Florida 1923-1978; Job Sharing is Good; I Was Armand Hammer; Strange True Roach Story; How to Use Road Kills; Clunker… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 21, Spring 1979 - Chemical Harm to Human DNA

by Klein, Steven Handler; Brand, Stewart; O'Neill, Dan; Kleiner, Art; Nilsen, Richard; al, et

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Published
1979
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California, USA: Pointer. Single Issue Magazine. 160 pages. Features: Human Harm to Human DNA; Herbicides - a Faustian Bargain; How to Worry Intelligently about Having a Baby; Biohazard Organizations and Books; Dan O'Neill Defies Supreme Court; A History of Magazines on a Timeline; St. Lawrence County Comprehensive Land Use Plan; The Organic Movement Meets the Real World; The… Read more
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The Coevolution Quarterly (Magazine), No. 28, Winter 1980 - The Passing of Gregory Bateson

by Williams, Heathcote; Bateson, Mary Catherine; Burnor, David; al, et

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Published
1980
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First Edition
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California, USA: Pointer. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Six Days of Dying (Gregory Bateson); The Gnostic Gospels; The Wishing Bone Cycle; Ed Ricketts; The Foreskin File (graphic article on circumcision); Autologic; Information Detective Stories; Health Hazards from Computer Terminals; and much, much more. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality vintage copy.… Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Fall 1984, Vol. 7, No. 4 - The Scandinavian Log

by Muir, Allan T.; Doherty, Sharon; al, et

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1984
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Canada: Muir Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 96 pages. Features: Visit to Sweden, Finland and Norway; Energy (4) - How does the log stack up?; Tess - A Heat-Storing Fireplace; The Heat Pump; How to Do it with Logs - How to Evaluate Log Building Information; and more. Few library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. … Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Summer 1984, Vol. 7, No. 3 - The Swiss Chalet

by Muir, Allan T.; Amburgey, Terry L.; Williams, Lonnie H.; al, Et

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Published
1984
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Canada: Muir Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 80 pages. Features: The house that pride and patience built; The Ledgewood; The Swiss Chalet; Tropical log houses; Decor - this log home provides a backdrop to antiques; Constructing log homes in the south; Energy 3 - How does the log stack up?; How do to it with logs; and more. … Read more
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Log Home Guide (Magazine) - For Builders and Buyers, Winter 1984, Volume 7, No. 1 - Canadian-Japanese Connections

by Bauche, Emile; al, et

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1984
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Canada: Muir Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. 222 pages. Features: 8,200 sf geothermally-heated log mountain retreat; The 'Do it With Logs' design contest; Canadian - Japanese connections - log building school; High altitude builders; Energy - how does the log stack up; The 1984 hand-hewn log home company directory; Schools, teachers and associations; Dealer directory; and much more. … Read more
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