The Alaska Homesteaderas Handbook is a remarkable compilation of practical information for living in one of the most impractical and inhostpitable landscapes in the United States. More than forty pioneer types ranging from their mid-nineties to mid-twenties describe their reasons for choosing to live their lives on Alaska and offer useful instructions and advice that made that life more livable. Whether itas how to live among bears, build an outhouse, cross a river, or make birch syrup, each story gives readers a window to a life most will never know but many still dream about. Dozens of photographs and more than 100 line drawings illustrate the real-life experiences of Alaska settlers such as 1930s New Deal colonists, demobilized military who stayed after World War II, dream seekers from the a60s and a70s, and myriad others who staked their claim in Alaska.Add another cup of flour and enough warm water to make a consistency once again similar to a thick pancake mix. let this aworka for another twelve hours or so. You can now use the starter following any sourdough recipe! Just remember toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Alaska Homesteader's Handbook|
|Author||:||Tricia Brown, Nancy Gates|
|Publisher||:||Graphic Arts Books - 2013-01-01|