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Shop class for everyone : practical life skills in 83 projects / Sharon Bowers & David Bowers ; illustrations by Sophia Nicolay.

Bowers, Sharon, (author.). Bowers, David, 1962- (author.). Nicolay, Sophia, (illustrator.). Bowers, Sharon. Contained in (work): Useful book. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 0 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 643..7 BOW (Text) 33187004807810 Nonfiction Checked out 05/28/2021
  In Memory of: Alan Arms by Jody Hanson
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 643 BOWERS (Text) 9781523512386S On Order On order -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW ADULT NONFICTION (JULY) (Text) KPL9781523512386 *Coming Soon* On order -
Scott County PL - Lexington 643.7 BOW (Text) 35830802072750 Non-Fiction In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781523512386
  • ISBN: 1523512385
  • Physical Description: 204 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing Co., [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published as The useful book, ℗♭2016"--Colophon.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Domestic repair -- Woodworking & metalworking -- Plumbing -- Electrical -- Mechanical.
Summary, etc.:
"Discover the sublime pleasure and endless rewards of being self-sufficient. In two smartly designed and straightforward encyclopedias of DIY, Home Ec for Everyone and Shop Class for Everyone (previously published together as The Useful Book), here's everything you need to know to fix it, cook it, make it, clean it, build it, and sew it yourself. Each title features dozens of essential skills, practical how-tos, and projects, each explained and illustrated with step-by-step instructions, plus relevant charts, sidebars, lists, and handy toolboxes. Home Ec covers what used to be called the domestic arts, including everything from chopping an onion to hemming a pair of pants to folding a fitted sheet to writing a great thank-you note. Shop Class empowers each of us to become a skilled handyperson, a confident master of one's domain who can hang a picture, paint a room, build a birdhouse, install a lamp, or fix a flat tire. We may live in the information age, but there's no app that will unclog a drain-only life skills."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Dwellings > Maintenance and repair.
Household appliances > Maintenance and repair.
Life skills.

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