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This Organic Life: confessions of a suburban homesteader

By: Gussow, Joan Dye

Price: $7.65

Publisher: White River Junction, Vt., Chelsea Green Pub. Co.: 2001

Seller ID: 1351


Joan Dye Gussow is an extraordinarily ordinary woman. She lives in a home not unlike the average home in a neighborhood that is, more or less, typically suburban. What sets her apart from the rest of us is that she thinks more deeply--and in more eloquent detail--about food. In sharing her ponderings, she sets a delightful example for those of us who seek the healthiest, most pleasurable lifestyle within an environment determined to propel us in the opposite direction. J... View more info

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Garden Planning

By: Reader's Digest editors

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Readers Digest: 1992

Seller ID: 507


Edited by John Brookes. A complete guide to every aspect of planning and constructing a new garden presents plans for planning, changing, and adding new features to a garden's structure and features information on terrace, basement, balcony, and window-box gardens. View more info

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Month-by-Month Gardening in Georgia: What to Do Each Month to Have a Beautiful Garden all Year

By: Reeves, Walter and Erica Glasener

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Franklin, TN, Cool Springs Press: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 1576


Month-By-Month Gardening in Georgia; Never garden alone! The Month-By-Month series is the perfect companion to take the guesswork out of gardening. With this book, you’ll know what to do each month to have gardening success all year. Written by authors in your state, the information is tailored to the issues that affect your garden the most. View more info

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How Carrots Won the Trojan War: curious (but true) stories of common vegetables

By: Rupp, Rebecca

Price: $7.48

Publisher: North Adams, MA, Storey Publishing, LLC: 2011

Seller ID: 1023


How Carrots Won the Trojan War is a delightful collection of little-known stories about the origins, legends, and historical significance of 23 of the world’s most popular vegetables. Curious cooks, gardeners, and casual readers alike will be fascinated by these far-fetched tales of their favorite foods’ pasts. Readers will discover why Roman gladiators were massaged with onion juice before battle, how celery contributed to Casanova’s conquests, how peas almost poi... View more info

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The Herb & Spice Companion

By: Webb, Marcus A. and Richard Craze

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 2006

Seller ID: 1488


This book guides the reader through all aspects of herbs, including their history; how to grow, harvest, and dry them; and their preparation for medicinal use. This volume also contains an extensive directory of more than 50 spices. Each entry gives the essential properties of the spice, as well as its medicinal and culinary uses where appropriate. View more info

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Basic Gardening Illustrated

By: Zimmerman, Maureen Williams

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Sunset Pub Co: 1985

Seller ID: 509


Covers fundamental cultivating, propagating, pruning, and landscaping techniques in addition to describing container gardening and recommending plants that are easy to grow. View more info