Congratulations to Mary E. for winning day 5 of our Christmas Giveaways Contest.
We are going to combine Day 4 and Day 3 for the next 48 hours; two prizes will be awarded to one winner.
The prizes will be two books handpicked out of my personal collection.
Outdoor Survival Skills has taught three generations of wilderness adventurers how to survive in nature without expensive purchased equipment, instead drawing on knowledge of the land and carefully tested techniques, many of them ancient, for finding or creating shelter, fire, tools, water, and plant and animal foods. In this new edition, anecdotes from the author’s lifetime of experience provide thrilling examples of the skills and attitudes that ensure survival outdoors.
Can you make your own bread (sans bread machine)? Grow a garden all winter? What can you use instead of toilet paper? What if the power went out for a month? What if the grocery store closed? Can you make a solar oven? Store food without electricity? Raise a water buffalo? Make fine linen from stinging nettle? Make your own shampoo? Deliver a baby? Is it possible to be totally self-sufficient? This massive, full-color book answers all these questions and thousands more and includes checklists, diagrams, and instructions on how to buy a sheep.
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You can enter by all four methods and the tweeting entry can be used daily.
The contest goes live at 2 p.m.
Good luck to everyone!