Written by the Fellowship of Chemically Dependent Anonymous to share its history, philosophical underpinnings and program with others in our own book. We have based our program on one proven successful for over half a century by Alcoholics Anonymous in helping alcoholics find the road to recovery and a new way of life. As the focus of our program, we have adapted A.A.'s Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, changing them only as they refer to chemical...
The most f**ked up memoir you'll ever read. A foul-mouthed memoir about a dysfunctional life. Each chapter recounts a key moment in the author's life through the books she was reading at the time including:
• Howard's End, the only text she had read whilst engaging in sexual intercourse.
• The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, which she had in her bag while on holiday in Tangier when a market trader offered her to buy her from her mother for 30...
This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features the founder of the Women's Suffrage Journal that was published between 1870 and 1890. She was a prominent figure in the early British suffrage movement.
This book contains a comprehensive guide to the successful growing of mushrooms, written with the absolute beginner in mind. Complete with detailed diagrams and photographs, this handbook is a must-have for anybody looking to grow mushrooms in large numbers and constitutes a great addition to any mycological collection. Chapters contained herein include: Composts; The Preparation of the Compost using Stable Manure; The Preparation of the Compost using...
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
A fantastic classic science fiction tale from an anonymous late-19th century author. In a far-flung future, humanity has colonised the solar system. The story is set against a background of interplanetary war, with mighty electric spaceships riding the inter-system electric currents to battle in epic space warfare.
This classic Icelandic saga hails from the 13th century and provides a stunning look into a culture long past. Divided into three parts, this prose epic deals with friendship, tragedy, and retribution. It is a breathtaking look at Medieval Norse culture.
Rural sports are full of odd customs and etiquette and hunting is no exception. This helpful guide will let you navigate the minefield of dress and riding technique including a small guide to the language of the hunt.
This early work on the Boys' Brigade is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. It was the standard hand-book of Brigade members and includes information on camp equipment, organization, recreations and much more. This is a fascinating work and highly recommended for anyone interested in the Boys' Brigade and its history.
Fish Farming; For Pleasure And Profit From the Preface. One result of the publication of this work, I venture to hope, will be an increased interest in the simple improvement of existing fisheries and the formation of some new ones. But the result I should especially like to see is a proper application of the possibilities of fish-farming on sound business-like lines. I would like to see fish-culture become part and parcel of the education of those...
Originally published in 1903 by Gilbertson & Page Ltd. The book comprises a routine of management for the successful rearing of pheasants. Contents include: Pheasants and Sport - Concerning Eggs - Aviary Construction - Catching up Pheasants - Equipment - Sitting Fowls - Management - The Rearing Field - Removal to Covert - Coverts - Diseases etc.
A Complete Guide to Watch Repair has all the information needed to fix and repair any type of analogue watch. Whether you're a seasoned horologist or just an avid amateur this title contains in depth information on all of the following features - Barrels, Fuses, Mainsprings, Balance Springs, Pivots, Depths, Train Wheels and Common Stoppages of Watches.
This fascinating book provides a comprehensive introduction to mind tricks for the budding hypnotist and mental magician. Illustrated with explanatory black and white drawings and diagrams. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before.