Poultrymen's Pocketbook - a Manual for All Persons Interested in the Production of Eggs and Poultry for Market and the Breeding of Standard-Bred Poult

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Read Books, 2010 - Nature - 306 pages
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Originally published in 1912. An extremely useful manual for all with an interest in the production of eggs and poultry for the market and the breeding of poultry for exhibition. The illustrated contents contain much practical advice on Poultry Raising - Housing - Food - Ailments - Incubation - Brooding - Eggs - Market Poultry - Showing - Judging - Statistics - Technical Terms etc. Many of the earliest farming books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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John Buchan (18751940)one-time barrister, member of Parliament, soldier, publisher, historical biographer, and govenor-general of Canadais best remembered as the author of popular adventure novels.

John Keegan, one of the most distinguished contemporary military historians, is the author of numerous books, including "The Face of Battle" and "The Book of War: 25 Centuries of Great War Writing,

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