The Self-sufficient Life and How to Live It|
by John Seymour (Author), Deirdre Headon (Editor)
The Self Sufficient Life and How to Live It is the only book that teaches all
the skills needed to live independently in harmony with the land harnessing
natural forms of energy, raising crops and keeping livestock, preserving
foodstuffs, making beer and wine, basketry, carpentry, weaving, and much more.
This new edition includes 150 new full color illustrations and a special section
in which John Seymour the father of the back to basics movement explains the
philosophy of self-sufficiency and its power to transform lives and create
communities. More relevant than ever in our high-tech world, The Self Sufficient
Life and How to Live It is the ultimate practical guide for realists and dreamers alike.
About the Author
John Seymour is the author of over 40 books, including The Complete Book of Self
Sufficiency, The Forgotten Arts and Crafts, and has made numerous movies and
radio programs devoted to rural matters, self-sufficiency, and the environment.
Hardcover: 312 pages
Publisher: DK ADULT; 1st edition (March 17, 2003)