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The American Boy's Handy Book: What to Do and How to Do It

Daniel Carter Beard - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2001 - 408 pages
Provides a huge number of ideas for fun and instructional projects for young boys.
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The Book of Camp-Lore and Woodcraft

Daniel Carter Beard - Crafts & Hobbies - 2008 - 270 pages
For Dan Beard, founder of the American Scouting movement, every scout worth his merit badge was expected to read this book, which includes instructions on how to build a fire ...
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A Reader's Delight

Noel Perrin - Literary Collections - 1988 - 208 pages
One of America's finest essayists writes about 40 literary masterpieces that have been wrongfully forgotten or were ignored in the first place.
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A Child's Delight

Noel Perrin - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 161 pages
A companion volume to the author's book, A Reader's Delight, a collection of essays rescues from obscurity thirty-three neglected gems of literature written for children, from ...
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Boat-Building and Boating

Daniel Carter Beard - Sports & Recreation - 2001 - 186 pages
The author enthusiastically details construction and operation dos and don'ts for everything from simple rafts and birch-bark canoes to a small sailboat and a speedy motor-boat ...
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First Person Rural: Essays of a Sometime Farmer

Noel Perrin - Literary Collections - 1990 - 144 pages
Having moved from New York fifteen years before to become a Vermont farmer, Perrin recounts his mistakes in adjusting to country life and offers advice on such topics as ...
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Giving Up the Gun: Japan's Reversion to the Sword, 1543-1879

Noel Perrin - History - 1979 - 122 pages
Lord Hideyoshi, the regent of Japan at the time, took the first step toward the control of firearms. It was a very small step, and it was not taken simply to protect feudal ...
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The Field and Forest Handy Book: New Ideas for Out of Doors

Daniel Carter Beard, David R. Godine - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 428 pages
Daniel C. Beard was not only a founder of Boy Scouting in America, but also a prolific and engaging author. His great passion was making boys and girls feel at home in nature ...
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Best Person Rural: Essays of a Sometime Farmer

Noel Perrin - Social Science - 2006 - 175 pages
"In 1963, Noel Perrin, a 35-year-old professor of English at Dartmouth College, bought an 85-acre farm in Thetford Center, Vermont. For the next forty years he spent half his ...
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