This "Practical Guide to Self-Reliance" from Storey covers the whole range of topics on home, barn, and farm repair, gardening, preserving, farming and farm animals. Chapters include detailed information on plumbing and water quality, heating, electricity, home improvements, solar energy, vegetable, herb, and flower gardens, garden pests, berries and fruits, greenhouses, sheds, recipes, dairy products, meat, fish, and game, preserving, farm and ranch animals, pets, tools. Extensive resource section. Numerous line drawings. Paperback, 1999, 564 pages.