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Rural Delivery By Michael Hofferber
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A collection of short, pungent, sometimes humorous and frequently thought-provoking commentaries and advice on rural living in contemporary America. These essays appeal to readers looking for insight... More > into their own experience as rural residents, as well as urbanites and suburbanites who pine for the country or plan to pursue a rural lifestyle.< Less
Rural Delivery By Michael Hofferber
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A collection of short, pungent, sometimes humorous and frequently thought-provoking commentaries and advice on rural living in contemporary America. These essays appeal to readers looking for insight... More > into their own experience as rural residents, as well as urbanites and suburbanites who pine for the country or plan to pursue a rural lifestyle.< Less
Rural Affairs By Anna Hutton-North
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Whoever said life in the country was boring... Alicia's a smart sassy lawyer who won't stand for any nonsense. She lives for payday, Prada and becoming a Partner of the firm. Having shaken the... More > proverbial rural dust of Drayton Beauchamp off her Jimmy Choos, she knows exactly what she wants out of life. At least, until one disastrous summer, she thinks she does. Then, stuck back in the village she grew up in things start to get complicated as she rediscovers old friends, Matty the farmer's wife with a passion for fashion and Chloe, the eternal romantic. As she clashes with her mother's favourite gardener, deals with aggressive clients and sees her friend's marriage fall apart, she finds that she becomes inexplicably bound to the village. However much she tries to leave it appears fate has other plans. Whoever said life in the countryside was boring couldn't have been more wrong; there's always a rural affair.< Less
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment In Rural Development By Dr. Sanjeevkumar. C
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The objective of the NREGA is to enhance livelihood security in rural areas by providing at least 100 days of guaranteed wage employment in a financial year to every household whose adult members... More > volunteer to do unskilled manual work. As stated by Ghormade (2011), NREGA, the Union government's flagship anti-poverty programme that promises 100 days of employment every year to the rural poor, is partly credited with driving the Congress led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) to victory in the April-May general election. Although this act was introduced with an aim of improving the purchasing power of the rural people, primarily semi or un-skilled work to people living in rural India, whether or not they are below poverty line.< Less
City strife to rural life By Jane Crane
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This book is hopefully an amusing and interesting account of how our mid life crisis turned into a life changing move from city strife to rural life in a remote Welsh valley. It follows the first few... More > years spent working to create a smallholding and become as self sufficient as possible by adapting to life in a remote rural setting, far away from the street lights and urban life we left behind. It tells of learning to keep pigs and chickens, lambing, a never to be repeated attempt to artificially inseminate a very big and very indignant sow, almost flattening the cottage with an enormous felled oak tree and the joy of seeing our first born piglets happily suckling. Littered throughout with recipes for hedgerow wines and preserves for light relief! Whether you read every page or skip to the alcohol I hope you enjoy the experience and don’t get a headache!< Less
The Guide To Living, Volume 1: Urban, Rural and Bush Living, Emergency Preparedness and Survival By Thomas Stowe
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This book is written to provide vital information that will, In the hope that it provide you with the know-how that you should have. This wasn't written to fear-monger and say that you should prepare... More > for "the end of the world as we know it" or a "without rule of law" situation. This is practical information that you should adopt into your life and many web-linked and described resources that you can and should avail yourself of. This information is provided toward the end goal of helping you gain skills that you will need to take care of yourself and others in any situation.< Less
Getting By: Lessons From A Rural Past By Jan Hoadley
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This is a book that brings forth the way forward is the way back. With the shaky economy many fear the future. Don't! Investing and living is about more than just money. This shows lessons from the... More > Depression and how, using technology and lessons of today, we can empower ourselves and our communities. With stories from the 1930s intertwined with today's headlines and country music inspiration Getting By: Lessons From a Rural Past is the starting point for personal responsibility. Proceeds from this book are going into developing a small farm that is part of a rural and farm community, providing for custom food raising as well as a hand up to others.< Less
Getting By: Lessons From A Rural Past By Jan Hoadley
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This is a book that brings forth the way forward is the way back. With the shaky economy many fear the future. Don't! Investing and living is about more than just money. This shows lessons from the... More > Depression and how, using technology and lessons of today, we can empower ourselves and our communities. With stories from the 1930s intertwined with today's headlines and country music inspiration Getting By: Lessons From a Rural Past is the starting point for personal responsibility. Proceeds from this book are going into developing a small farm that is part of a rural and farm community, providing for custom food raising as well as a hand up to others.< Less
The Gamekeeper at Home: Sketches of Natural History and Rural Life By Richard Jefferies
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Richard L. Jefferies (born March 1956) is an American... More > screenwriter, film producer, film director and editor. He wrote and executive produced Cold Creek Manor. He was a screenwriter on Tron Legacy for Disney Studios and directed the 2008 Syfy Original film Living Hell aka Organizm. Jefferies is partners with writer/director/producer Ethan Wiley in transmedia production company Wiseacre Films.Jefferies' father was a movie theater manager. He studied from 1974 to 1978 at California Institute of the Arts. Together with Mark Kirkland he won an Student Academy Award for his animated short film Fame about a song by David Bowie. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Jefferies_(screenwriter)< Less
Rural Affairs: Drayton Beauchamp Series (paperback) By Anna Hutton-North
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Whoever said life in the country was boring... Alicia's a smart sassy lawyer who won't stand for any nonsense. She lives for payday, Prada and becoming a Partner of the firm. Having shaken the... More > proverbial rural dust of Drayton Beauchamp off her Jimmy Choos, she knows exactly what she wants out of life. At least, until one disastrous summer, she thinks she does. Then, stuck back in the village she grew up in things start to get complicated as she rediscovers old friends, Matty the farmer's wife with a passion for fashion and Chloe, the eternal romantic. As she clashes with her mother's favourite gardener, deals with aggressive clients and sees her friend's marriage fall apart, she finds that she becomes inexplicably bound to the village. However much she tries to leave it appears fate has other plans. Whoever said life in the countryside was boring couldn't have been more wrong; there's always a rural affair.< Less