A Greener Life: The Modern Country Compendium
David & Charles, Sep 10, 2007 - Nature - 256 pages
Green living is an obviously important trend with the environment being at the forefront of global concerns Beautiful and informative, this book is highly inspirational for anyone who dreams of living a simple and rewarding lifestyle A Greener Life is a comprehensive guide to being more self-sufficient in everyday life. Informative, witty and practical, this inspirational book shows readers how to adopt a more natural and harmonious way of life regardless of the size of their home or garden. Readers will learn to grow their own vegetables, use alternative energies, learn to knit, use natural paints, keep livestock and bees, and much more. From baking bread to home brewing, A Greener Life shows readers how to live the good life in a healthy, organic way.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - briantomlin - LibraryThing
While quite useful as a direct guidebook to all aspects of rural living, this book offers far more to people who never intend to live a rural lifestyle. The wonder of this book is that it encompasses ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keylawk - LibraryThing
With "seasonal diary" and Index, citing the science and experiences of countryside living in the United Kingdom, but deliberately "Americanized" and supplied with urban applications. No-nonsense ... Read full review