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Participating in Nature: Thomas J. Elpel's Field Guide to Primitive Living Skills

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Discover nature by using it! Learn to meet your needs for clothing, shelter, fire, water and food from natural resources. Toms guide gives you a direct, hands-on experience of the world around you. With this book you will discover the thrill of staying warm and comfortable without even a blanket! Experience the magic of starting a fire by friction. Butcher your own deer an ...more
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Published November 1st 2002 by Hops Pr
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Liz Neves
A great introduction to survival skills and primitive living. Elpel blends common sense, ecological awareness, aboriginal skills, and modern thinking into a concise and fun to read guide.
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Thomas does an excellent job of introducing people to primitive skills. The narrative style is comfortable and easy to read and access.
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