BLOOD-LUST CHICKENS AND RENEGADE SHEEP
A First Timer's Guide to Country Living
by Nick and Anita Evangelista
Wanna get away from the rat race? Considering a move to the country?
Author Nick and Anita Evangelista moved from the pollution-filled
skies of Los Angeles, California to the fresh air of the Missouri
Ozark Mountains in 1985, with that thought in mind. This book
shares the experience of their move back to the land with the
From the introduction: "Our goal in writing this book about
the hazards of farm and country was not to be disparaging of the
experience. W had, and have, no intention of scaring off potential
homesteaders with horrors of blood-lusting chickens and renegade
"We love living in the country, and we enjoy our farm. We
would no more think of moving back to the city than we would of
living at the bottom of the sea. This is a book about real country
experiences, failures and successes.
* To move or not to move?
* Preparing to move
* You're there. Now what?
* Systems, Dominos, and one-cow economics
* Protection yourself
* Still going? Some things to think about
* And much, much more.
5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 169 pages
Blood-Lust Chickens and Renegade Sheep