Farm Anatomy

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Farm Anatomy

The Curious Parts and Pieces of Country Life

By Julia Rothman

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781603429818, 224pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2011

Learn the difference between a farrow and a barrow, and what distinguishes a weanling from a yearling. Country and city mice alike will delight in Julia Rothman's charming illustrated guide to the curious parts and pieces of rural living. Dissecting everything from the shapes of squash varieties to how a barn is constructed and what makes up a beehive to crop rotation patterns, Rothman gives a richly entertaining tour of the quirky details of country life.