A Book For The Smallholder

The New Complete Book Of Self-Sufficiency

The New Complete Book Of Self-Sufficiency
  • Written by John Seymour.
  • Published By Dorling Kindersley.
  • Priced £20.

The New Complete Book Of Self-Sufficiency by John Seymour is a fantastic book for the smallholder or anyone dreaming of the ‘Good Life’!

In reviewing this book it would be quicker to list what is not included, since the book holds a wealth of information on many topics!

The book has eleven chapters full of interesting information, easy to follow instructions, useful pictures, a glossary of terminology and relevant contacts. In fact the 312 pages are just bursting with information.

A Summary Of The Contents

The eleven chapters include;

  • The Meaning Of Self-Sufficiency.
  • Food From The Garden.
  • Food From Animals.
  • Food From The Fields.
  • Food From The Wild.
  • In The Dairy.
  • In the Kitchen.
  • Brewing & Wine-Making.
  • Energy & Waste.
  • Crafts & Skills.
  • Things You Need To Know.

Each chapter is broken down into specific topics which provide an overview of each subject in a concise and useful way.

An interesting and informative read. Highly recommended.

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