Shelters, Shacks and Shanties - with 1914 Cover and Over 300 Original Illustrations

Shelters, Shacks and Shanties - with 1914 Cover and Over 300 Original Illustrations

Hardback

By (author) D.C. Beard

$30.73
List price $31.23
You save $0.50 (1%)

Free delivery worldwide
Available
Dispatched in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?

  • Publisher: Benediction Classics
  • Format: Hardback | 200 pages
  • Dimensions: 155mm x 231mm x 20mm | 408g
  • Publication date: 30 August 2011
  • Publication City/Country: Garsington
  • ISBN 10: 1849023204
  • ISBN 13: 9781849023207
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations

Product description

"Shelters, Shacks, and Shanties" was written and illustrated by Daniel C. Beard in 1914. He was one of the founders of the Boy Scouts movement in America. The book explains how to build shelters, from the simplest requiring a hatchet, to elaborate constructions such as a homestead. The book is addressed to "boys of all ages." This version comes illustrated with Beard's 338 pen and ink drawings, as well as a cover based upon the original 1914 cover design. The book tells you how to build: Sod HousesLog CabinsOver-Water campsRailroad Tie ShacksNavaho HogansAnd it also explains: How to Use an AxeHow to Split ShakesHow to Build a FireplaceHow to Make Doors & Latches

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11
Categories: