Back in the Day: 101 Things Everyone Used to Know How to Do

Back in the Day: 101 Things Everyone Used to Know How to Do

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by Michael Powell
     
 

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While modern conveniences make life easier, they've also caused us to lose skills our ancestors took for granted. When was the last time you plucked a chicken for dinner? Dug a well? Defended a castle? Here, in a charmingly nostalgic volume, are 101 fascinating things that we've forgotten how to do, along with step-by-step instructions. The ancient tips and bygone… See more details below

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While modern conveniences make life easier, they've also caused us to lose skills our ancestors took for granted. When was the last time you plucked a chicken for dinner? Dug a well? Defended a castle? Here, in a charmingly nostalgic volume, are 101 fascinating things that we've forgotten how to do, along with step-by-step instructions. The ancient tips and bygone suggestions will captivate you.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781454910701
Publisher:
Fall River Press
Publication date:
11/05/2013
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
757,596
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.70(d)

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