Natural living The 21st century guide to a sustainable lifestyle

Liz Wright

Book - 2010

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Published
London : New York : Gaia ; Distributed by Octopus BooksUSA 2010.
Language
English
Physical Description
320 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Bibliography
Includes index.
ISBN
9781856753203
1856753204
Main Author
Liz Wright (-)
  • Getting started
  • The road to self-sufficiency
  • Growing your own
  • Raising your own
  • Food from the wild
  • From crop to kitchen
  • Self-sufficiency in the home.
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Presents a guide on starting a self-sufficient lifestyle, with topics that describe how to start a garden, raise animals, preserve food, and use natural ingredients and resources in a home.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Presents a guide to starting a self-sufficient lifestyle, describing how to start a garden, raise animals, preserve food, and use natural ingredients and resources in a home.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

In today's society we're all conscious of the way our actions affect our planet. Many of us still aren't aware, however, that with only a few alternations to our lifestyles we could really make a difference.Natural Living proves this with an in-depth look at the way we live and comprehensive guidance on the crucial changes we can all make.Whether you simply want to grow your own vegetables or intend to go the whole hog and relocate to the country, this invaluable handbook will expertly guide you through every aspect of sustainable living in the 21st century. With ideas for both house and garden, advice on planning which food to grow and which animals to raise, photographs throughout and step-by-step practical instructions for everything from beekeeping, to composting, to spinning raw wool into yarn,Natural Living has everything you need to start living a more self-sufficient and environmentally responsible life.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

In today's society we're all conscious of the way our actions affect our planet. Many of us still aren't aware, however, that with only a few alternations to our lifestyles we could really make a difference. Natural Living proves this with an in-depth look at the way we live and comprehensive guidance on the crucial changes we can all make. Whether you simply want to grow your own vegetables or intend to go the whole hog and relocate to the country, this invaluable handbook will expertly guide you through every aspect of sustainable living in the 21st century. With ideas for both house and garden, advice on planning which food to grow and which animals to raise, photographs throughout and step-by-step practical instructions for everything from beekeeping, to composting, to spinning raw wool into yarn, Natural Living has everything you need to start living a more self-sufficient and environmentally responsible life.