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The Resource The useful book : 201 life skills they used to teach in Home Ec and Shop, Sharon and David Bowers ; illustrated by Sophia Nicolay

The useful book : 201 life skills they used to teach in Home Ec and Shop, Sharon and David Bowers ; illustrated by Sophia Nicolay

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The useful book : 201 life skills they used to teach in Home Ec and Shop
Title
The useful book
Title remainder
201 life skills they used to teach in Home Ec and Shop
Statement of responsibility
Sharon and David Bowers ; illustrated by Sophia Nicolay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A modern and energetically designed encyclopedia of DIY with everything you need to know to roll up your sleeves and cook it, build it, sew it, clean it, or repair it yourself. In other words, everything you would have learned from your shop and home ec teachers, if you had them. Features practical projects and how-tos, with step-by-step instructions and illustrations, relevant charts, sidebars, lists, and handy toolboxes. There's a kitchen crash course. Sewing 101. Housecare tips. Plus, in Shop, the tools that everyone should have, and dozens of cool projects that teach fundamental techniques, from making a bookshelf to re-wiring a lamp"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CoCr/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowers, Sharon
Dewey number
640
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX162.2
LC item number
.B69 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowers, David
  • Nicolay, Sophia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home economics
  • Dwellings
  • Life skills
  • Do-it-yourself work
Target audience
adult
Label
The useful book : 201 life skills they used to teach in Home Ec and Shop, Sharon and David Bowers ; illustrated by Sophia Nicolay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cooking -- Sewing -- Laundry & clothing -- Domestic arts -- Life skills -- Domestic repair -- Woodworking & metalworking -- Plumbing -- Electrical -- Mechanical
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xi, 403 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780761171737
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2016013556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • 1761191
  • 830700
Label
The useful book : 201 life skills they used to teach in Home Ec and Shop, Sharon and David Bowers ; illustrated by Sophia Nicolay
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cooking -- Sewing -- Laundry & clothing -- Domestic arts -- Life skills -- Domestic repair -- Woodworking & metalworking -- Plumbing -- Electrical -- Mechanical
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xi, 403 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780761171737
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2016013556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • 1761191
  • 830700

Library Locations

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      43.1603307 -79.2460639
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