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Degus As Pets, A Complete Degu Care Guide

RRP $23.95

Degus as Pets - Everything you need to know about looking after your Degu and giving them the best possible life.. Guaranteed to answer all your questions, this book is a must have for anybody passionate about owning Degus. It covers care, health, diet, housing, food, and breeding. Plus how (and where) to select your Degu with facts, information and relevant web resources. It is written in an easy to read and understandable style. Perfect for anyone looking to own these amazing creatures. There is also a free club that readers can join online so they can connect with other owners and share information. They can also receive book updates and other benefits. It's written in a straight forward no nonsense fashion from someone who has loved Degus for years. Susan Moore covers all aspects of keeping a Degu happy and healthy and even includes some training tips. The book is full of sound advice and answers to your questions.


A Beginners's Guide To Chalk Painting

RRP $19.99

Featuring FolkArt Home Decor Chalk, A Beginner's Guide to Chalk Painting teaches you how to transform everyday items into one-of-a-kind treasures. The no-prep acrylic paint dries in minutes and can be layered and sanded for a perfect distressed look and feel. Home Decor Wax adds durability and buffs to a soft sheen.
,br> The ultra-matte finish can be applied to furniture (new, unfinished, or up-cycled), cabinets, walls, glass, metal, and more.

Techniques and projects include:

  • Basic Basecoating (Lamp and Shade, Bookcase)
  • Distressed (Hoosier Cabinet, Jars)
  • Wood Tint (Reverse Tinted Dresser, Tray)
  • Patina/Combed (Dresser, Ornamental Box)
  • Weathered (Cabinet, Lanterns, Shells)
  • Rust/Patina (Metal Monogram, Shutters)
  • and Rough/Chippy (Vinyl Floor Covering, Table, Spice Rack).


About the Author

One of the most trusted names in instructional publishing, Leisure Arts is a leading publisher worldwide of lifestyle how-to books, DVDs, on-line content, and products. Leisure Arts publications cater to caring people who want to enrich their lives with relaxing pastimes, creative fashions and gifts, unique home decor, and so much more that contributes to The Art of Everyday Living!


A Well-dressed Gentleman's Pocket Guide

RRP $19.99

While fashion is subject to seasonal change, the wardrobe of the gentleman who dresses in classic style is marked by a distinctive continuity.

This book illustrates the fine differences in the gentleman's dress code and arms the reader with the requisite information to select the finest quality items and dress for any occasion. It covers the entire wardrobe from shirts and ties, to hats and handkerchiefs; from socks and shoes, to umbrellas and underwear. Each is accompanied by a concise overview of their history, manufacture, tailoring, materials, patterns and colours.

Etiquette and warnings of classic faux pas are also given, often to amusing ends. Any style-conscious man should consider himself incomplete without this definitive pocket accessory.

About the Author

Oscar Lenius is the nom de plume of the proprietor of Germany's leading group of menswear stores. He is also President of the International Union of Menswear Outfitters.


Changing Fashion

RRP $226.99

Changing trends in fashion have always reflected large-scale social and cultural changes. Changing Fashion presents for the first time a multi-disciplinary approach to examining fashion change, bringing together theory from fashion studies, cultural studies, sociology, psychology and art history, amongst others. Ideal for the undergraduate student of fashion and cultural studies, the book has a wide range of contemporary and historical case material which provides practical examples of trend analysis and change, from the art deco textile designs of Sonia Delaunay to the chameleonic shifts in Bob Dylan's appearance over time. Key issues in fashion and identity, such as race, gender and consumption are examined from different disciplinary angles to provide a critical overview of the field. Changing Fashion provides a concise guide to the main theories across disciplines that explain how and why media, clothing styles, and cultural practices fall in and out of fashion.


Survival Foods - A Guide To Selection And Storage

RRP $16.99

Table of Contents Preface Chapter 1 -Introduction Chapter 2 - Survival Foods That You Need by Your Side MRE Rice Beans Cornmeal Lard Salt Sugar Pasta Peanut butter Chapter 3 - What not to store Tuna Flour Saltine and graham crackers Breakfast cereals Tomato items Home dehydrated foods Bottled salad dressings Chapter 4 - Storing your food Ground storage Root cellaring Chapter 5 - Methods of Food Preservation Dehydrating Canning Commercially canned food Frozen foods Chapter 6 - Survival in the Wilderness Universal edibility test Temperate zone plants Tropical zone food plants Desert zone food plants Seaweeds North African plantation Conifers Grasses Oaks Preparation of Plant Food Chapter 7 - Other sources of survival foods Insects Amphibians Fish Birds Small Mammals Reptiles Conclusion References Author Bio Publisher Preface Life as we know it is quite simple. We all have an organized structure in which we live in, and all our necessities are nearby. Humans require water and food, above all other commodities and necessities, to survive and in our natural habitat we do not worry about the provision of these items. A simple visit to the grocery store serves all our requirements. But, our job here is not to tell you the things you already know, but to prepare you for any hurdle that may come into this organized structure. Floods, earthquakes, or any other natural disaster may influence your life negatively and this book is all about helping you in picking the right food to survive in these circumstances. Panic is the first indication of losing it all. We want you to avoid that and the methodology is preplanning and awareness of disastrous situations. In this book, we initiate by advising you about the importance of planning ahead so that you do not feel that you are spending too much just for emergency situations. Shop side by side each time you visit the grocery store. We explain what you need and the shelf lives of the most important high quality survival foods. As we know it is human nature to make mistakes, we also advise you on how you may avoid the key ones in our section of what not to store. Lastly, we tend to the people stuck in the wilderness and give them key points on the identification of safe plants to eat and the gold universal edibility test. This book aims to educate you in choosing the best survival foods and storage instructions to protect you from adverse scenarios.



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