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SHELTERS, SHACKS AND SHANTIES AND HOW TO BUILD THEM, 2ND ED.

by D.C. Beard
Item # 4847

Format: Paperback 

ISBN: 978-1-59921-333-0

Pages: 243

Copyright Year: 2008

Availability: Usually ships within 24 to 48 hours unless otherwise noted in the product description.


Shelters, Shacks and Shanties, Second Edition presents lively, step-by-step tutelage on building all types of temporary and long-term accommodations from both natural and man-made materials. Originally published in 1914, this practical classic is as essential a guide for today's modern homesteader as it was at the turn of the 20th century.

Included are instructions for dozens of worry-free shelters for you to choose from, including a sod house for the lawn, a treetop house, over-water camps, a bog ken and much more. Satisfying the builder's need for the creature comforts of home, it also provides tips on how to build hearths and chimneys, notched log ladders, and even how to rig a front door with a secret look. Illustrated throughout with a bounty of helpful line drawings, Shelters, Shacks and Shanties, Second Edition harkens back to the can-do spirit of the American frontier that still thrives today.


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