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Home ec for everyone : practical life skills in 118 projects / Sharon & David Bowers ; illustrations by Sophia Nicolay.

Bowers, Sharon, author.  Bowers, David, 1962- author.  Nicolay, Sophia, illustrator.  Bowers, Sharon. Contained in (work): Useful book.  

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Galion Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Galion Library 640 BOWE (Text) 35920505691855 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781523512379
  • ISBN: 1523512377
  • Physical Description: 228 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2021]
  • Note: Includes index.
Subject: Home economics.
Dwellings > Maintenance and repair.
Life skills.
Do-it-yourself work.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.
Summary: Discover the sublime pleasure and endless rewards of being self-sufficient. In two smartly designed and straightforward encyclopedias of DIY, Home Ec for Everyone and Shop Class for Everyone (previously published together as The Useful Book), here's everything you need to know to fix it, cook it, make it, clean it, build it, and sew it yourself. Each title features dozens of essential skills, practical how-tos, and projects, each explained and illustrated with step-by-step instructions, plus relevant charts, sidebars, lists, and handy toolboxes. Home Ec covers what used to be called the domestic arts, including everything from chopping an onion to hemming a pair of pants to folding a fitted sheet to writing a great thank-you note.--
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