Slow Tech: The Perfect Antidote To Today’s Digital World

£22.99

Highly readable and hugely practical this book is a valuable guide to creating something useful as you discover the art of slow technology. Create steam, weave cloth, purify water, make salt, bake bread, distil perfume, dye cloth, puddle clay and in doing so reconnect with your own practical and creative abilities.

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Highly readable and hugely practical this book is either armchair reading or a valuable guide to getting your hands dirty and creating something useful as you discover the art of slow technology. Featuring topics such as building bread ovens, making clay pots in a bonfire, felling and processing trees, cooking on open fires, blacksmithing, beer making, wattle and daubing, this book is a combination of the dangerous book for boys and a practical manual of experimental archaeology and historical research.

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Weight 0.745 kg
Dimensions 27 × 21 × 1.5 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

152

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

745 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K