Rediscover the pleasure and challenges of a healthier, greener, and more self-sufficient lifestyle. A complete guide to traditional skills., buying and working land, generating your own energy. Raising livestock, enjoying your harvest, household skills, crafts, and making treats such as peach jam and cheddar cheese. Convert trailer frames, greenhouses and backyard sheds to poultry housing, as well as using recycled material for housing. Edited by A.R> Gehring. Hard cover. 456pp. 200 b/w and 2000 color illus. 2008.