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A Father's Dilemma
 132 Downloads
 496.8 KB
 09-Jun-2020

This booklet deals with the treatment of diarrhoea and dehydration through a simple story.

A Sustainable Future? The Effects of Climate Change
 6 Downloads
 1.1 MB
 30-May-2021

A Sustainable Future? The Effects of Climate Change

A Very Wise Husband
 128 Downloads
 1.06 MB
 09-Jun-2020

This is a story to encourage people to have their blood pressure checked, with advice on how to prevent high blood pressure and what to do if one has it.

A Young Boy goes to Market
 149 Downloads
 488.71 KB
 26-May-2020

A market trader assumes his customers will not understand the metric system and tries to cheat them.

Alcohol Abuse
 113 Downloads
 1.15 MB
 09-Jun-2020

This booklet describes the dangers and consequences of drinking too much alcohol.

Baby Care, Book 1
 43 Downloads
 1.5 MB
 03-Jun-2020

This story is about a strong and healthy family and the little one, for whom the mother is preparing. It is about pregnancy and birth.

Baby Care, Book 2
 106 Downloads
 1.02 MB
 03-Jun-2020

This contains advice on the stage of a baby's life between birth and weaning. It deals with food, injections and cleanliness.

Baby Care, Book3
 139 Downloads
 862.18 KB
 03-Jun-2020

Baby was born strong and brought up well nourished on his mother’s milk. He continues to grow and now begins to feed on other foods apart from his mother’s milk.

Basic Guidelines of Cleanliness
 126 Downloads
 939.79 KB
 04-Jun-2020

This contains advice on personal cleanliness, cleanliness in the home, healthy eating, drinking and protecting the health of children.

Bible Animals - Snakes
 5 Downloads
 1.56 MB
 10-May-2021

Bible Animals: Snakes

Bible Animals - The Donkey
 155 Downloads
 864.13 KB
 28-Jul-2020

This is part of a series of books about animals in the Bible. It includes a description of a donkey and scripture references.

Bible Animals - The Dove
 148 Downloads
 1.16 MB
 28-Jul-2020

This is part of a series of books about animals in the Bible. It includes a description of a dove and scripture references.

Bible Animals - The Eagle
 136 Downloads
 684.55 KB
 28-Jul-2020

This is part of a series of books about animals in the Bible. It includes a description of an eagle and scripture references.

Bible Animals - The Lion
 138 Downloads
 1.96 MB
 28-Jul-2020

This is part of a series of books about animals in the Bible. It includes a description of a lion and scripture references.

Bible Animals: Sheep Updated
 1.79 MB
 10-Jul-2021

Bible Animals: Sheep

Bible Foods - Bread
 85 Downloads
 1.56 MB
 24-Aug-2020

Bread was very important in Bible times as it is today.

Bible Foods - Fruit
 127 Downloads
 900.42 KB
 28-Jul-2020

This book gives some facts about four fruits mentioned in the Bible: fig, date, pomegranate and apple (or quince).

Bible Foods - Grapes
 123 Downloads
 870.59 KB
 29-Jul-2020

This gives some information about the cultivation and uses of grapes in Bible times. It covers vineyards, winepresses and wineskins.

Bible Foods - Honey
 108 Downloads
 754.47 KB
 06-Aug-2020

In the Bible, honey is a highly valued food. There are possibly three types of "honey" mentioned in the Bible.

Bible Foods - Manna
 118 Downloads
 891.55 KB
 29-Jul-2020

God looked after his people in the desert. He gave them manna. Jesus is even better than manna.

Bible Foods - Meat
 104 Downloads
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 06-Aug-2020

Meat is a food that the Israelites enjoyed. This book explains what meats were eaten in Bible times.

Bible Foods - Salt
 105 Downloads
 1.03 MB
 29-Jul-2020

Salt – its uses, and how they found it in Bible times. Some texts where it is mentioned in the Bible.

Bible Foods - Water and Wells
 110 Downloads
 427.13 KB
 29-Jul-2020

Water usually came from wells. This contains some information about wells in Bible times and some stories from the Bible about wells and what Jesus said.

Boats and the Bible
 96 Downloads
 1.02 MB
 06-Aug-2020

Boats were widely used in Bible times, both as a means of transport and for earning a living.

Building an Outside Toilet
 92 Downloads
 2.08 MB
 08-Jun-2020

A clean outside toilet that is properly sited and built will help the whole community to stay healthy and safe.

Caring for Older People at Home
 150 Downloads
 1.45 MB
 04-Jun-2020

This booklet contains advice on care for the elderly. It covers nutrition, skin care, deafness, preventing accidents, bedridden people and dying.

Cattle Care
 106 Downloads
 687.1 KB
 27-May-2020

An interesting booklet on how to care for your cattle, including hints on milking, breeding and the care of your calves.

Cholera
 132 Downloads
 787.51 KB
 09-Jun-2020

This booklet describes what cholera is and what you can do to stop people catching it.

Collecting and Keeping Seeds
 93 Downloads
 672.25 KB
 01-Jun-2020

Harvesting seeds enables farmers to avoid purchasing them from others each year.

Covid 19 - A New Disease
 117 Downloads
 785.01 KB
 06-Aug-2020

Covid 19 is a new illness which is affecting the whole world. It is usually mild but can sometimes make you very ill.

Crickets — the New Cattle?
 13 Downloads
 1.32 MB
 13-Apr-2021

Crickets — the New Cattle?

Cultivating Eru
 129 Downloads
 2.32 MB
 30-May-2020

Advice is given to enable farmers to propagate cultivated eru from cuttings.

Dealing With Stress
 107 Downloads
 587.02 KB
 12-Jun-2020

This booklet looks at how to recognise the signs and symptoms of stress and how to deal with it.

Dengue Fever
 80 Downloads
 951.6 KB
 12-Feb-2021

There is no cure for dengue fever but this book gives details on how to help people suffering from the disease.

Farming with Disabilities Updated
 3.07 MB
 10-Jul-2021

Farming with Disabilities

Fattening Cattle in your Backyard
 124 Downloads
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 27-May-2020

How to buy a few cows, look after them, fatten them up and sell them for a profit.

Female Circumcision
 121 Downloads
 513.91 KB
 04-Jun-2020

This booklet deals with excision, also known as female genital mutilation.

First Aid
 120 Downloads
 3.66 MB
 04-Jun-2020

Basic instruction for people who have no medical knowledge.

Flies
 108 Downloads
 1.35 MB
 04-Jun-2020

If we protect ourselves from the dangers that flies bring, we can avoid many illnesses and live healthier and happier lives.

Food and Farming
 76 Downloads
 1.58 MB
 29-Oct-2020

An overview of relevant Shell Books on farming and food.

Gardening for Better Nutrition
 1.61 MB
 18-Jun-2021

Gardening for Better Nutrition

Glaciers in Retreat New!
 2.26 MB
 15-Jul-2021

Glaciers in Retreat

Good Granary Design
 117 Downloads
 739.43 KB
 01-Jun-2020

A suggested design for a raised grain or food store to discourage raids by rats and mice.

Growing Mushrooms
 52 Downloads
 610.79 KB
 12-Feb-2021

Growing mushrooms can provide a useful extra income stream or supply additional protein for the family diet.

Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke
 4 Downloads
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 30-Apr-2021

Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke

Heroes of the Bible: Daniel Updated
 4 Downloads
 863.36 KB
 06-Jul-2021

Heroes of the Bible: Daniel

Heroes of the Bible: David
 51 Downloads
 1.27 MB
 13-Mar-2021

This book tells the story of the early life of the Old Testament hero David and how he defeats the giant Goliath with God’s help.

Heroes of the Bible: Jochebed
 29 Downloads
 1.84 MB
 05-Apr-2021

Heroes of the Bible: Jochebed

Heroes of the Bible: Moses
 51 Downloads
 2.15 MB
 13-Mar-2021

This book outlines the story of Moses from the Old Testament of the Bible and how he rescues the Israelites from slavery and gives them God’s law.

Heroes of the Bible: Ruth
 12 Downloads
 2.69 MB
 22-Apr-2021

Heroes of the Bible: Ruth

His Blood is Still Spurting Out
 145 Downloads
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 04-Jun-2020

This is a story which illustrates how to stop severe bleeding and deals with the care of wounds and infections.

How to Build a Bio-dyke
 114 Downloads
 2.2 MB
 29-Dec-2020

How to build a bio-dyke for protection against floods.

How to Extract Quality Honey
 83 Downloads
 2.11 MB
 25-Aug-2020

This explains what equipment and methods are needed to extract honey from the honeycomb.

How to Keep Mosquitoes Out
 96 Downloads
 3.23 MB
 08-Jun-2020

Advice on how to keep mosquitoes out of your home and instructions on how to make a mosquito net.

How to Make a Bicycle Trailer Updated
 1 Downloads
 769.02 KB
 12-Jul-2021

How to make a bicycle trailer

How to Make and Use a Donkey Plough
 45 Downloads
 1.49 MB
 19-Jan-2021

This book shows how to make a donkey-powered plough and how to ensure the donkey can pull it comfortably and well.

How to Manage Bees
 83 Downloads
 3.68 MB
 25-Aug-2020

This explains how to manage bees: planning the work, inspecting the hive and understanding what you see.

How Your Diet Contributes to Good or Bad Health Updated
 113 Downloads
 1.14 MB
 04-Jun-2020

How Your Diet Contributes to Good or Bad Health. A healthy diet can prevent malnutrition.

Hydroponics - Growing Crops without Soil
 48 Downloads
 1.91 MB
 12-Feb-2021

This book describes and illustrates six systems for growing fruit and vegetables hydroponically.

Hygiene in the Village
 110 Downloads
 1.39 MB
 08-Jun-2020

Microbes are everywhere where there is dust, dirt, darkness and humidity.

Introducing the Bible
 89 Downloads
 1.68 MB
 10-Nov-2020

Introducing the Bible, its background and how important it is today.

Leadership
 104 Downloads
 4.84 MB
 06-Aug-2020

An illustrated book showing how leadership in the local church consists of being a servant, an elder and a shepherd.

Living with Diabetes
 65 Downloads
 815.32 KB
 05-Mar-2021

This book gives advice on how to live with diabetes and other non-communicable diseases.

Look After Your Teeth and Gums
 90 Downloads
 1.61 MB
 08-Jun-2020

If we have healthy teeth and gums, it also helps us to have healthy bodies.

Look After Yourself
 125 Downloads
 1.28 MB
 04-Jun-2020

A short guide on looking after yourself for those who help others.

Magnificent Mangroves
 49 Downloads
 1.68 MB
 05-Mar-2021

Protecting coasts, fostering fish and storing carbon.

Making a Bee-keeper’s Veil
 70 Downloads
 3.8 MB
 26-Aug-2020

How to make and wear a cheap and simple bee veil.

Making a Beehive
 90 Downloads
 1.01 MB
 25-Aug-2020

How to make a simple beehive from local and low-cost materials.

Making Compost in a Pit or Box
 94 Downloads
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 29-Dec-2020

Farmers and gardeners use compost to improve their soils and increase their crop yields. This book describes one approach to making compost.

Malaria
 138 Downloads
 1015.15 KB
 12-Jun-2020

This booklet describes the causes, treatment and prevention of malaria.

Mother and Child
 109 Downloads
 828.75 KB
 08-Jun-2020

Advice for new mothers, from pre-birth preparation to weaning.

Natural Regeneration - a Bonus for Farmers
 49 Downloads
 1.23 MB
 12-Feb-2021

This book explains how natural regeneration by farmers using simple, low-cost techniques can encourage the re-growth of trees from live stumps and from seeds in the ground.

Olive Trees, Olives and Olive Oil
 86 Downloads
 2.87 MB
 28-Jul-2020

This book tells you how to cultivate olive trees and how their fruit and wood can be used, along with some references to olives in the Bible.

Personal Hygiene
 111 Downloads
 942.35 KB
 08-Jun-2020

Dirtiness makes one sick. This booklet looks at personal hygiene and care.

Puberty and Pregnancy
 87 Downloads
 651.26 KB
 08-Jun-2020

This has hints for parents and teachers on how to help young people with puberty and parenthood.

Safe Drinking Water
 92 Downloads
 6.96 MB
 08-Jun-2020

Drinking dirty water is the cause of many diseases, some fatal. This booklet looks at four methods of sterilising water.

Small Livestock - Guinea Pigs
 60 Downloads
 1.11 MB
 29-Oct-2020

Guinea pigs are easy to raise for households and small-scale farmers.

Small Livestock - Rabbits
 61 Downloads
 2.33 MB
 29-Oct-2020

Rabbits are useful animals for individual farmers, village groups and schools.

Sores
 99 Downloads
 724.31 KB
 08-Jun-2020

A boy went to the bush with his father. While they were there, the boy scratched his leg on a thorn and it made a small sore.

Starting A Tree Nursery
 87 Downloads
 3.68 MB
 22-Jun-2020

How to create a tree nursery from the preparation of the ground to planting trees and caring for them.

Sterilising Seed Beds
 81 Downloads
 564.28 KB
 01-Jun-2020

This explains how to use the heat of the sun to sterilise seed beds.

The Book of Hygiene
 104 Downloads
 7.96 MB
 04-Jun-2020

Maintaining a good standard of hygiene is an important factor in resisting a very large number of illnesses.

The Book of Water
 90 Downloads
 1.5 MB
 08-Jun-2020

Water is very important. Without water everything on earth will die.

The Easter Story
 66 Downloads
 768.24 KB
 12-Jun-2020

These short studies of the Easter story consist of thirty-one short readings taken from John’s gospel.

The Life and Journeys of St Paul
 78 Downloads
 3.34 MB
 29-Oct-2020

This book introduces you to the life and journeys of the Apostle Paul.

The Problem with Plastic
 3 Downloads
 2.63 MB
 18-Jun-2021

The Problem with Plastic

The Teeth, Gums and Mouth
 90 Downloads
 619.32 KB
 08-Jun-2020

A useful introduction to the subject of dental care, looking at infections and treatment.

The Twelve Disciples, Book 1
 121 Downloads
 1.3 MB
 29-Jul-2020

The Twelve Disciples of Jesus: Introduction and The Inner Circle.

The Twelve Disciples, Book 2
 101 Downloads
 2.08 MB
 29-Jul-2020

The Twelve Disciples of Jesus: The Other Nine.

Trees and the Bible
 111 Downloads
 2.5 MB
 29-Jul-2020

This book explores Bible passages about trees and explains their various uses through the ages.

Two Farmers Talking about Conservation Agriculture

Vaccinations - Protecting your Baby
 131 Downloads
 1.17 MB
 04-Jun-2020

This booklet explains what it means to vaccinate your child against diseases.

Waste Management
 63 Downloads
 1.6 MB
 12-Feb-2021

This book covers the three main ways of mitigating the impact of rubbish on our environment, by reducing, reusing, recycling. It also warns against careless disposal of hazardous waste.

Waste Management - Rubbish Pits
 59 Downloads
 963.48 KB
 17-Feb-2021

This book describes the use of household rubbish pits and a community waste collection service.

Water Pumps - Domestic
 109 Downloads
 1.75 MB
 29-Dec-2020

Water Pumps - human-powered for domestic and community use.

Water Pumps - Hydraulic
 99 Downloads
 2.08 MB
 29-Dec-2020

Hydraulic ram water pumps. This book explains how hydraulic ram pumps (hydrams) work and how to install and use them.

Water Pumps - Irrigation
 99 Downloads
 1009.37 KB
 29-Dec-2020

Water Pumps - human and animal powered for irrigation.

Water Pumps - Overview
 114 Downloads
 2.12 MB
 29-Dec-2020

Water Pumps - An overview of the different types.

Water Pumps - Solar-power
 114 Downloads
 1.23 MB
 29-Dec-2020

Solar-Powered water pumps: fresh water brought to you by the sun.

Weaning Your Baby
 140 Downloads
 575.55 KB
 04-Jun-2020

An easy-to-read booklet, giving good advice on how to feed your baby for the first two years of its life.