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Self-sufficiency

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The Urban Farmer: How to Create a Productive Garden in Any Space

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The Urban Farmer: How to Create a Productive Garden in Any Space

Justin Calverley

Self-sufficiency; Gardening; Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables

Hardback

The guide for anyone who dreams of living the country life in the city by growing their own healthy, sustainable fruit and... [more]

$39.99

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Grown & Gathered

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Grown & Gathered

Lentil Purbrick, Matt Purbrick

Self-sufficiency; Cookery, food & drink; Health & wholefood cookery; Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables

Paperback

An inspiring guide to real food and life's fundamentals, with recipes, practical how-to guides and adventures that celebrate... [more]

$45.00

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Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life

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Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life

Bea Johnson

Waste management; Health & Self-Help; Self-sufficiency; Household hints

Paperback

The author transformed her family's health, finances, and relationships for the better by reducing their waste to an astonishing... [more]

$24.99

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Living off the Land: Essential Guide to Organic Living: Packed Witih Information on Keeping Poultry, Waterfowl, Pigs, Goats, Bees and Allotments.

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Living off the Land: Essential Guide to Organic Living: Packed Witih Information...

Charlotte Jarvis

Self-sufficiency; Gardening; Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables; Farm & working animals

Hardback

An informative manual on how to produce food from your own backyard, whatever its size. [more]

$23.95

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Norwegian Wood: Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2016

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Norwegian Wood: Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2016

Lars Mytting

Art & Architecture; Self-sufficiency; Rural crafts; Home & house maintenance

Hardback

The phenomenal bestseller - 100,000+ copies - Everything you wanted to know about chopping, stacking and drying wood. [more]

$45.00

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Plastic-Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and You Can Too

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Plastic-Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and You Can Too

Beth Terry

Mathematics & Sciences; Waste management; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

<p>Like many people, Beth Terry didn&acirc;&euro;&trade;t think an individual could have much impact on the environment. But... [more]

$28.99

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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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Removing the Capital Cost Barrier to Sustainable Building Design

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Removing the Capital Cost Barrier to Sustainable Building Design

Marlon Kobacker

Business & Economics; Sustainability; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

In Marlon Kobacker's most recent publication, Removing the Capital Cost Barrier to Sustainable Building Design, the sustainability... [more]

$14.95

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Permaculture for the Rest of Us: Abundant Living on Less Than an Acre

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Permaculture for the Rest of Us: Abundant Living on Less Than an Acre

Jenni Blackmore

Sustainability; Sustainable agriculture; Self-sufficiency; Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables; Organic gardening

Paperback

Adventures on the road to real-world self-sufficiency [more]

$34.99

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Jamie Durie's Edible Garden Design

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Jamie Durie's Edible Garden Design

Jamie Durie

Sustainability; Self-sufficiency; Cookery, food & drink; Garden design & planning

Paperback

America's favorite design expert, Jamie Durie, shares his ideas for sustainable, healthy living, showing how to create a beautifully... [more]

$49.95

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The Complete Guide to Water Storage: How to Use Gray Water & Rainwater Systems, Rain Barrels, Tanks & Other Water Storage Techniques for Household & Emergency Use

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The Complete Guide to Water Storage: How to Use Gray Water & Rainwater Systems,...

Julie Fryer

Sustainability; Technology: general issues; Water supply & treatment; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Water is the most important natural resource in your life. This is a guide to water storage and it describes how to use tanks,... [more]

$26.95

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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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Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability

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Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability

Greg Horn

Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Have you ever wanted to change the world? Now is your chance. If you are concerned about climate change, personal health,... [more]

$26.95

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What Would the Buddha Recycle?: The Zen of Green Living

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What Would the Buddha Recycle?: The Zen of Green Living

Rosemary Roberts

Religion & beliefs; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Helps readers channel His Holiness Buddha and reduce their footprint when they: eat mindfully and lose the meat; make a Zen... [more]

$24.95

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Enough: Breaking Free from the World of More

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Enough: Breaking Free from the World of More

John Naish

Society & Social Sciences; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

An expos of the dangers of having too much of everything and tips on how to live happier, healthier and greener lives by a... [more]

$24.99

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Advanced Top Bar Beekeeping: Next Steps for the Thinking Beekeeper

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Advanced Top Bar Beekeeping: Next Steps for the Thinking Beekeeper

Christy Hemenway

Apiculture (beekeeping); Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Beekeeping outside the box -- getting beyond the basics with top bar hives [more]

$44.99

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The Permaculture Market Garden: A Visual Guide to a Profitable Whole-Systems Farm Business

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The Permaculture Market Garden: A Visual Guide to a Profitable Whole-Systems...

Zach Loeks

Self-sufficiency; Organic gardening

Paperback

The illustrated guide to profitable, vibrant and sustainable permaculture-based market gardening [more]

$59.99

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The Beeswax Workshop: How to Make Your Own Natural Candles, Cosmetics, Cleaners, Soaps, Healing Balms and More

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The Beeswax Workshop: How to Make Your Own Natural Candles, Cosmetics, Cleaners,...

Christine Dalziel

Self-sufficiency; Carving & modelling, moulding & casting; Cosmetics, hair & beauty

Paperback

Transform miraculous beeswax into environmentally friendly household cleaners, personal care products, candles and crafts... [more]

$22.99

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Power from the Sun: A Practical Guide to Solar Electricity-Revised 2nd Edition

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Power from the Sun: A Practical Guide to Solar Electricity-Revised 2nd Edition...

Dan Chiras

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Sustainability; Power generation & distribution; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

The completely revised and updated guide to solar energy everything you need to power your home or small business [more]

$44.99

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Homesteading from Scratch: Building Your Self-Sufficient Homestead, Start to Finish

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Homesteading from Scratch: Building Your Self-Sufficient Homestead, Start...

Steven Jones (University of Washington USA and Central European University Hungary)

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

Paperback

Homesteading From Scratch is for people who want to do things differently--the type of people who want to eat real food, grow... [more]

$28.99

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DIY Solar Projects: Small Projects to Whole Home Systems: Tap into the Sun

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DIY Solar Projects: Small Projects to Whole Home Systems: Tap into the Sun...

Eric Smith, Philip Schmidt

Self-sufficiency; DIY: general

Paperback

This new, expanded edition of DIY Solar Projects uses step-by-step photos to teach readers how... [more]

$29.99

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Letter to a Young Farmer: How to Live Richly Without Wealth on the New Garden Farm

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Letter to a Young Farmer: How to Live Richly Without Wealth on the New Garden...

Gene Logsdon

Memoirs; Sustainable agriculture; Self-sufficiency

Hardback

In his final book of essays - completed just weeks before he died - self-described contrary farmer Gene Logsdon addresses... [more]

$37.99

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Creating Vibrant Communities: A Fresh Approach to Delivering Healthy, Sustainable and Liveable Communities.

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Creating Vibrant Communities: A Fresh Approach to Delivering Healthy, Sustainable...

Dean Landy

Self-sufficiency

Paperback

How to create communities where people love to live. This is a book for anyone who is involved in the creation of new places... [more]

$59.95

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Living Without Electricity: Lessons from the Amish

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Living Without Electricity: Lessons from the Amish

Stephen Scott, Kenneth Pellman

Sustainability; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

In a modern world where technology is taking over our lives, could we lead an essential, simple life without electricity?... [more]

$24.99

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