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Self-sufficiency

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The Energy-Freedom Home: How to Wipe Out Electricity and Gas Bills in Nine Steps

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The Energy-Freedom Home: How to Wipe Out Electricity and Gas Bills in Nine...

Beyond Zero Emissions

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Self-sufficiency; Household hints

Paperback

The average Australian household spends over $2,000 a  year on gas and electricity bills. Now, not only can you reduce... [more]

$39.99

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The Big Trip: Your Ultimate Guide to Gap Years and Overseas Adventures

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The Big Trip: Your Ultimate Guide to Gap Years and Overseas Adventures

Lonely Planet

Self-sufficiency; Travel & holiday

Paperback

This comprehensive companion, now in its third edition, provides essential pretrip planning advice, regional overviews with... [more]

$29.99

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The Simple Life

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The Simple Life

Rhonda Hetzel

Health & Self-Help; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Rhonda Hetzel feels passionately that living simply leads to a richer, more fulfilling existence. Having made the decision... [more]

$9.99

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Volunteer: A Traveller's Guide to Making a Difference Around the World

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Volunteer: A Traveller's Guide to Making a Difference Around the World

Lonely Planet

Self-sufficiency; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A one-stop guide to choosing and organising a more meaningful travel experience; Information on raising funds and what to... [more]

$24.99

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Sustainable Food: Growing Food in the City

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Sustainable Food: Growing Food in the City

Michael Mobbs

Self-sufficiency; Gardening

Paperback

After renovating his inner-city Sydney terrace and making it almost entirely self-sufficient in energy, water and waste disposal,... [more]

$45.00

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Outside the Magic Square: A Handbook for Food Security

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Outside the Magic Square: A Handbook for Food Security

Lolo Houbein

Food & beverage technology; Self-sufficiency; Gardening

Paperback

Outside the Magic Square considers issues of food security and offers solutions at the street, neighbourhood and global levels.... [more]

$45.00

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Down to Earth: A Guide to Simple Living

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Down to Earth: A Guide to Simple Living

Rhonda Hetzel

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Self-sufficiency

Hardback

I was pulled into simple living before I knew what it was. It crept up on me using the smallest of steps and didn't reveal... [more]

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The City Homesteader: Self-Sufficiency on Any Square Footage

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The City Homesteader: Self-Sufficiency on Any Square Footage

Scott Meyer

Smallholdings; Self-sufficiency; Home & house maintenance; Gardening

Paperback

A handbook for the world of self-sufficient living, The City Homesteader provides all the basics--from gardening and composting... [more]

$32.00

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Second Skin: Choosing and Caring for Textiles and Clothing

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Second Skin: Choosing and Caring for Textiles and Clothing

India Flint

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Self-sufficiency; Fashion & style guides

Hardback

Describes easily achievable ways in which we can care for our planet by living simpler lives and using fewer resources, specifically... [more]

$49.99

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Eco Craft: Recycle, Recraft, Restyle

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Eco Craft: Recycle, Recraft, Restyle

Susan Wasinger

Art & Architecture; Self-sufficiency; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Paperback

These days we're all seeking creative ways to protect our planet. This title delivers the goods in style with 30 beautiful... [more]

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A Life on Gorge River: New Zealand's Remotest Family

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A Life on Gorge River: New Zealand's Remotest Family

Robert Long

Autobiography: general; Self-sufficiency; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Robert Long and his family - wife Catherine, and children Christan (17) and Robyn (14) - live in complete isolation, in a... [more]

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Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work

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Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work

Matthew B. Crawford

Philosophy; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Shop Class as Soulcraft brings alive an experience that was once quite common but now seems to be receding from society -... [more]

$22.95

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The Smallholder's Handbook: Keeping & Caring for Poultry & Livestock on a Small Scale

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The Smallholder's Handbook: Keeping & Caring for Poultry & Livestock on...

Suzie Baldwin

Smallholdings; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

The Good Life in Real Life is a detailed manual to start, plan and manage your own smallholding. [more]

$37.99

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Chicken & Egg: An Egg-Centric Guide to Raising Poultry

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Chicken & Egg: An Egg-Centric Guide to Raising Poultry

James Hermes, Andy Cawthray

Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The urban chicken movement shows no sign of abating, with home-raised hens considered the poster girls of the urban farming... [more]

$35.00

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The Rurbanite: Living in the Country without Leaving the City

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The Rurbanite: Living in the Country without Leaving the City

Alex Mitchell

Self-sufficiency; Gardening; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

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Rethink: The Way You Live

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Rethink: The Way You Live

Amanda Talbot

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Self-sufficiency

Hardback

Our world is changing quickly and so are we, adapting to accommodate new social and environmental behaviour. This title reveals... [more]

$69.99

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Made at Home: Preserves

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Made at Home: Preserves

Dick Strawbridge, James Strawbridge

Self-sufficiency; Preserving & freezing

Hardback

Dick & James Strawbridge show you how to grow, harvest, preserve, cook and make the most of your local produce - ultimately,... [more]

$19.99

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Greeniology 2020: Greener Living Today, and in the Future

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Greeniology 2020: Greener Living Today, and in the Future

Tanya Ha

Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Do you want to live well, be green and make a difference? Greeniology 2020 is a practical, comprehensive and fun guide to... [more]

$36.99

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A Real Life: Restoring What Matters - Family, Good Friends, and a True Community

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A Real Life: Restoring What Matters - Family, Good Friends, and a True Community...

Ferenc Mate

Memoirs; The environment; Self-sufficiency

Hardback

We seem to have forgotten what life is all about... [more]

$35.95

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A Home Companion: My Year of Living Like My Grandmother

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A Home Companion: My Year of Living Like My Grandmother

Wendyl Nissen

Biography; Memoirs; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Wendyl Nissen's year-long journey towards self-sufficiency. The book details each home discovery as it happens - both the... [more]

$24.99

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Practical Self Sufficiency: An Australian Guide to Sustainable Living

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Practical Self Sufficiency: An Australian Guide to Sustainable Living

Dick Strawbridge, James Strawbridge

The environment; Self-sufficiency; Gardening

Hardback

This accessible guide offers clear step-by-step advice and contains: The most up-to-date and comprehensive information on... [more]

$59.95

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Sustainable Sailing: Go Green When You Cast Off

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Sustainable Sailing: Go Green When You Cast Off

Dieter Loibner

Self-sufficiency; Sailing

Paperback

Dieter Loibner demonstrates how sailors can reduce their carbon footprint & lessen their impact on the environment, & how... [more]

$54.95

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The Thrift Book: Live Well and Spend Less

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The Thrift Book: Live Well and Spend Less

India Knight

Business & Economics; Self-sufficiency; Shopping guides

Paperback

Feeling poor because of the credit crunch? Feeling guilty because of global warming? Feeling like you'd like to tighten your... [more]

$24.95

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Picture Yourself Going Green: Step-by-Step Instruction for Living a Budget-Conscious, Earth-Friendly Lifestyle in Eight Weeks or Less

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Picture Yourself Going Green: Step-by-Step Instruction for Living a Budget-Conscious,...

Erinn Morgan

Conservation of the environment; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Offers solutions to help you conserve, reduce, reuse, recycle, and, thus, minimize our impact on the planet. This book includes... [more]

$34.00  $30.60

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The Compost-Powered Water Heater: How to heat your greenhouse, pool, or buildings with only compost!

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The Compost-Powered Water Heater: How to heat your greenhouse, pool, or...

Gaelan Brown

Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology; Self-sufficiency; Home & house maintenance

Paperback

Here is a revolutionary approach for heating rooms and generating hot water. Author Gaelan Brown has worked with engineers... [more]

$29.95  $26.35

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