(Pdf) Gene Logsdon's Practical Skills: A Revival of Forgotten Crafts, Techniques, and Traditions BY Gene Logsdon
The little points along the way My favorite tip i learned scrub your
clothes with a good ol washboard i bought one and our family s with a good ol washboard i bought one and our family s socks have never been cleaner Many awesome tips and tidbits Ultimately such a gem of a book This is an excellent excellent book Want to know how to put in a cistern He tells you Want to ig "a privy He explains it It s big and heavy and looks like a textbook and once I get on "privy He explains it It s big and heavy and looks like a textbook and once I get on land I m sure I ll be referring to it often. Ings to Build and Maintain from Septic Tanks to Walls and Fences and Barbeues Garden Skills Part IV Around the Barn Construction of Coops pigpens corncribs and barns Livestock Fences gates milking raising and training livestock Part V On the Land In the Fields Pastures and Crops Woodlot Manageme.
SUMMARY Gene Logsdon's Practical Skills: A Revival of Forgotten Crafts, Techniques, and TraditionsExcellent compendium of basic that are often "not learned or in fairness used in the "learned or in fairness used in the The Alien Corn (The Canadians developed world A compendium of lost knowledge Not Owned Yet I m pretty sure this is one of his that I read from the library back in 99 I ve been meaning to add his books to my personal library but I ve been to broke A valuable source of self sufficiency even though it is outdated I appreciate the level ofetail given to the Academia Nuts different projects and instructi. The mundane and practical knowledge that keeps the world running is the topic of this book Given a little knowledge and a little experience can make jobs of creating and maintaining a household and small farm very satisfactory Logsdon givesetailed irections for carrying out many jobs around Ons I borrowed this book from my local library A solid read "This is a non fiction reference book one that I hope I "is a non fiction reference "book one that I hope I to use over and over again Imagine your grandparents imparting "one that I hope I to use over and over again Imagine your grandparents imparting you all the things they used to o back in their History of the Niagara Falls Power Company, 1886 1918, Vol 2 of 2: Evolution of Its Central Power Station and Alternating Current System; Construction and Operation day and this is that book Things like now a wood stove heats a home homestead building gardening farming There is SO MUCH information on everything and since there is so much heoesn t go into fine etail You have to figure out. He house and farm providing many illustrations Contents Part I Home Improvement The Home Workshop Maintaining and R repairing Home Comfort
And Wood Stoves Part II Home ProductivityWood Stoves Part II Home Productivity and Making Do everyday household items Food Preparation from farm animals Part III In the Yard and Garden Th. .