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The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

by Eliot Wigginton

The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining
The "Foxfire" books began as a student-produced magazine in 1966 that contains stories and interviews from elders in their rural Southern Appalachian community.  The books are anthology collections of material from The Foxfire Magazine, edited and published by Eliot Wigginton.
 
Permaculture

Permaculture

by Bill Mollison

Permaculture (permanent agriculture) is the conscious design and maintenance of agriculturally productive ecosystems which have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. It is the harmonious integration of landscape and people providing their food, energy, shelter, and other material and non-material needs in a sustainable way. Without permanent agriculture there is no possibility of a stable social order. Permaculture design is a system of assembling conceptual, material, and... Read more
Garden Design

Garden Design

by Sylvia Crowe

Dame Sylvia Crowe (1901-1997) was an expert in landscape and garden design, which lead her to write Garden Design.  This text uses historical garden design patterns as an example of what we should apply to our landscapes today.
It covers the principles of design in famous gardens including the Alhambra, the Villa Lante, Vaux-le-Vicomte, and Stowe as well as covering the works of Roberto Burle Marx, Lawrence Halprin and Sven Hermelin.
In the Heart Of the Country

In the Heart Of the Country

by H E Bates

In the Heart of the Country (1977) is an English language novel by J. M. Coetzee which delves in the complex relationships that form between the colonizer and the colonized. It takes place on a desolate farm in South Africa told through the perspective of an intelligent yet meek European woman. She clashes with her father when he takes an African mistress, causing a rift that leads towards vengeance, violence and a muddling of her own relationship with the Africans. In the U.S.A.
Dust Bowl

Dust Bowl

by Donald Worster

Introduction To Permaculture

Introduction To Permaculture

by Bill; Reney-Mia, Slay Mollison

Farm Book

Farm Book

by Rien Poortvliet

Permaculture One

Permaculture One

by Bill and Holmgren, David Mollison

Squatter's Castle

Squatter's Castle

by George Farwell

The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

by Inc Foxfire Fund

Nothing Prepared Me!

Nothing Prepared Me!

by Edna Eckford Quilty

The King's England

The King's England

by Mee Arthur

Cottage On a Cliff

Cottage On a Cliff

by Derek Tangye

A Million Wild Acres

A Million Wild Acres

by Eric Rolls

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Back To Basics

by Reader's Digest Editors

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On the Wool Track

by C E W Bean

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Back To Basics

by Reader's Digest

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Back To Basics

by Editors Of Reader's Digest

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The Evening Gull

by Derek Tangye

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Back To Basics

by Robert Dolezal

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The Magic Apple Tree

by Susan Hill

Country Life Books & Ephemera

An Outback Life

An Outback Life

by Groves, Mary

All I could think of as my heart thumped in my chest and the rumble of 900 stampeding buffalo rocked my vehicle was, 'Strewth! Am I in trouble now!' In An Outback Life, Mary Groves describes the heart-breaking isolation, the hard work and the rises and falls in her family fortunes as they battle to survive in the Top End. Mary was just 14 when her family moved to the Northern Territory from Melbourne. In her early 20s, she met Joe Groves - a cattleman, horse breaker, drover and rodeo rider. Mary and... Read more
Stars Over Shiralee

Stars Over Shiralee

by McCorry, Sheryl

Bagmen Millionaires

Bagmen Millionaires

by Andersen, John

Roses Round the Door

Roses Round the Door

by Tovey, Doreen

Nothing Prepared Me!

Nothing Prepared Me!

by Quilty, Edna Eckford

A Countryman\'s Notebook

A Countryman's Notebook

by Bell, Adrian

Kidman

Kidman

by Bowen, Jill

Diamonds and Dust

Diamonds and Dust

by McCorry, Sheryl