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Author Hess, Evelyn Searle, author.

Title Building a better nest : living lightly at home and in the world / Evelyn Searle Hess
Published Corvallis, OR : Oregon State University Press, 2015
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Contents ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1. Preparation""; ""2. Mud""; ""3. The Foundation""; ""4. Grandfather""; ""5. Jessie Knox Bereman Searle""; ""6. Considering Economics""; ""7. A Mentor""; ""8. Resourcefulness and Sagacity""; ""9. Still Considering Economics""; ""10. Stella Barnard Yeatts and Charles Thomas Yeatts""; ""11. Framing and Closing""; ""12. What Makes a Home?""; ""13. On Giving and Receiving""; ""14. Perfection""; ""15. Mudroom""; ""16. A Little (More) Help From Our Friends""; ""17. Gardening""; ""18. Greening a Roof""; ""19. Inside the Root Cellar""
""20. Winter Food""""21. Wildlife Habitat""; ""22. Foundation of the Food Chain""; ""23. Happiness""; ""24. New Model""; ""25. Life's Winter""; ""26. The Upper Floors""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed September 11, 2015)
Subject Hess, Evelyn Searle -- Homes and haunts -- Oregon -- Oregon Coast Range.
Hess, Evelyn Searle.
House construction -- Oregon -- Oregon Coast Range -- Popular works
Sustainable living -- Oregon -- Oregon Coast Range
House construction.
Sustainable living.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Construction -- General.
Oregon -- Oregon Coast Range.
Genre/Form Popular works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0870718061