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The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide: How to Split Wood, Shuck an Oyster, and Master Other Simple Pleasures by Jessica Hundley Online



The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide: How to Split Wood, Shuck an Oyster, and Master Other Simple Pleasures

The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide: How to Split Wood, Shuck an Oyster, and Master Other Simple Pleasures

  • Title: The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide: How to Split Wood, Shuck an Oyster, and Master Other Simple Pleasures
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  • ISBN : 9781616893996
  • Format : Hardcover
  • Language : English
  • Page : 228 pages


Modern living isn t easy It often seems to require some know how our parents didn t pass on, or a special tool Happily, Kaufmann Mercantile has both, and in this comprehensive field guide, they share their expertise on a huge range of topics, from frying an egg, tying a tie, or brewing coffee to things the inner utilitarian in all of us aspires to do, like splitting wood Modern living isn t easy It often seems to require some know how our parents didn t pass on, or a special tool Happily, Kaufmann Mercantile has both, and in this comprehensive field guide, they share their expertise on a huge range of topics, from frying an egg, tying a tie, or brewing coffee to things the inner utilitarian in all of us aspires to do, like splitting wood, building a fire, growing our own food, or making our own soap Fifty how tos are organized into five sections Kitchen, Outdoors, Home, Garden, and Grooming Written in clear detail and extensively illustrated, The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide teaches us what we ought to know how to do, as well as what we d like to Supplemental sidebars feature the best tool for the job, whether a dibber for planting, the best rawhideand ash snowshoes, or flammable smoking bags for making authentic BBQ This book is a must have reference tool for living well in the twenty first century


Author Jessica Hundley




The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide: How to Split Wood, Shuck an Oyster, and Master Other Simple Pleasures Reviews (11)

  • A nice coffee table or easy reference book It s well laid out, with easy to read short sections and nice illustrations Contains useful information for each area of the home and outdoors My favorite section was the gardening section which had a piece on seed saving I will surely use this fall I recei [..]

  • There are some valuable life tips in the book such as how to ford a stream, sharpen and care for knives, navigate via the stars, make eggs, etc It s a fun, quick read [..]

  • Mostly bought this for my son when he gets a bit older Pretty good introduction to some simple skills, although in some cases they cheated like in soapmaking, where they did not tell you how to make soap, but only how to melt glycerin and add essential oils to it All in all, a decent introduction, a [..]

  • This is a book for idiots If you actually need to read this book to learn something, then you need to re evaluate your life Picked it up at the library and thought it might have a useful tip or two Here s my tip to those thinking about reading this book don t bonus star for production value, it is n [..]

  • A fun quick read. [..]

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