(San Francisco): GNU Publishing, (1972). First Edition. Wraps. Folio. Saddle-stapled wraps. Good plus to very good. Heavy wear to wraps, particularly at edges, with a tear to right side of front cover. Pages significantly toned throughout but clean, sound. Unpaginated. Good +. Item #21311
First issue of this biannual publication providing "sources for knowledge and tools relating to life." Inspired by Stewart Brand's WHOLE EARTH CATALOG, the magazine was intended to provide knowledge on a wide variety of topics, with an emphasis on outdoorsy activities and similar hobbies. Includes guides and bibliographies on geodesic domes, buying Caribbean real estate, finding buried treasure with metal detectors, cooking with natural foods, raising chickens, making pottery, and even lists sources for gun and weapons catalogs. Also prints book reviews submitted by readers on topics including new age literature and environmentalism. No copies located by OCLC.