How do I build a DRY, simple, static website using Bootstrap 3 including LESS

I want to build a simple, static website using Bootstrap 3.2, including LESS.  I also want to have a small number of pages rather than a single long running page.  How hard can this be?

The answers to both questions were harder to find than I expected.  There is a ridiculous (repetitive) amount of basic information on the use of Bootstrap Components & CSS and, to a lesser degree, the use and value of LESS.  But I found sweet fa on how to get up and running in a useful dev setup.  This post outlines my approach so it won’t be such a hurdle next time :-).

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