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Country Living Skills

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The Woodland Year

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Ben Law

From the author of 'The Woodland House' comes this book full of coppicing crafts, tempting woodland receipes (how about Bilberry Pancakes?), timber framing, eco-building, nature conservation, species diversity...it's all here.

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The Woodland House

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by Ben Law

2nd edition which includes the 7 year update.

Voted 'Best Ever Build' on Grand Designs TV program in the UK.

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Homeowner's Complete Guide to the Chainsaw

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A Chainsaw Pro shows you how to safely and confidently handle everything from trimming branches and felling trees to splitting and stacking wood.

Building Earth Oven

Build Your Own Earth Oven

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Build Your Own Earth Oven 3rd ed.

"The definitive book on how to build an adobe oven." Many readers have taken it's practical and creative advice to build their own ovens, bread-businesses -- and even their own earthen homes! "Empowering." Over 75,000 copies in print.

 

Colonial Home Building

Colonial Home Building

Home Building and Woodworking in Colonial America
by C. Keith Wilbur

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This illustrated sourcebook of seventeenth and eighteenth century construction reveals the expertise and foresight of Colonial builder who created structures that could withstand decades, even centuries, of wear and weather.

 

Understanding Wood

Understanding Wood

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Understanding Wood, A Craftsman's Guide to Wood Technology

In this essential reference for woodworkers, R. Bruce Hoadley explains everything from how trees grow to how best to cut, season, machine, join, bend, and finish wood.

Wood and How to Dry It

Wood and How to Dry It

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Wood and How to Dry It

Learn how to buy, dry, store and mill timber. This text explains which species are good for which jobs and how to design joints that accommodate wood's seasonal swelling and shrinking.

Low Cost Pole Building

Low Cost Pole Building Construction

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Low-Cost Pole Building Construction

This book will save you money, time, labor and materials when building a small home, barn or other structure in the 'pole' building style.

 

Barns and Outbuildings

Barns and Outbuildings and How to Build Them

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Barns and Outbuildings and How to Build Them

Barns and Outbuildings and How to Build Them was first published in 1881 and includes a wealth of designs for barns, animal pens, granaries and more.

Timber Framing for the Rest of Us

Timber Framing for the Rest of Us

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Timber Framing for the Rest of Us

Rob Roy brings insight and understanding to the importance of timber framing in natural building.

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