A Blockaded Family: Life in Southern Alabama During the Civil War: Elemental Historic Preparedness Collection

A Blockaded Family: Life in Southern Alabama During the Civil War: Elemental Historic Preparedness Collection

by Parthenia Hague, Cheryl Chamlies
     
 

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A Blockaded Family by Parthenia A. Hague is a testament to the ingenuity, adaptability and inventiveness with which a community cut off from outside resources resorts to fending for themselves and utilizing natures bounty. Less about politics and more about enduring; it contains tips on surviving and making do. From making a coffee substitute from okra seeds,

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A Blockaded Family by Parthenia A. Hague is a testament to the ingenuity, adaptability and inventiveness with which a community cut off from outside resources resorts to fending for themselves and utilizing natures bounty. Less about politics and more about enduring; it contains tips on surviving and making do. From making a coffee substitute from okra seeds, watermelon syrup for sugar substitute, and persimmon seeds for buttons, this book captivates the reader with timeless wisdom.

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ISBN-13:
9781466358942
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
09/21/2011
Pages:
122
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.29(d)

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