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A Sand County Almanac

A Sand County Almanac

by Aldo Leopold

A Sand County Almanac is a 1949 non-fiction book written by American ecologist and environmentalist Aldo Leopold. Describing the land around Leopold's home in Sauk County, Wisconsin and his thoughts on developing a "land ethic," it was edited and published by his son, Luna, a year after Leopold's death from a heart attack. The collection of essays is considered to be a landmark book in the American conservation movement.
Permaculture

Permaculture

by Bill Mollison

Permaculture (permanent agriculture) is the conscious design and maintenance of agriculturally productive ecosystems which have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. It is the harmonious integration of landscape and people providing their food, energy, shelter, and other material and non-material needs in a sustainable way. Without permanent agriculture there is no possibility of a stable social order. Permaculture design is a system of assembling conceptual, material, and... Read more about this item
Cadillac Desert

Cadillac Desert

by Marc Reisner

"Beautifully written and meticulously researched."—St. Louis Post-Dispatch. This updated study of the economics, politics, and ecology of water covers more than a century of public and private desert reclamation in the American West.
The One Straw Revolution

The One Straw Revolution

by Masanobu Fukuoka

Masanobu Fukuoka (1913–2008) was born and raised on the Japanese island of Shikoku. He was the oldest son of a rice farmer who was also the local mayor. Fukuoka studied plant pathology and worked for number of years as a produce inspector in the customs office in Yokohama. But in 1938 he returned to his village home determined to put his ideas about natural farming into practice. During World War II, he worked for the Japanese government as a researcher on food production, managing to avoid... Read more about this item
The World Without Us

The World Without Us

by Alan Weisman

Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-311) and index.
Cradle To Cradle

Cradle To Cradle

by McDonough- William/ Braungart- Michael

“Reduce, reuse, recycle” urge environmentalists; in other words, do more with less in order to minimize damage. But as this provocative, visionary book argues, this approach perpetuates a one-way, “cradle to grave” manufacturing model that dates to the Industrial Revolution and casts off as much as 90 percent of the materials it uses as waste, much of it toxic. Why not challenge the notion that human industry must inevitably damage the natural world?

In fact, why not take nature itself as our... Read more about this item
Earth User's Guide To Permaculture

Earth User's Guide To Permaculture

by Rosemary Morrow

Previous ed.: 1993.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-262) and index.
Introduction To Animal Science

Introduction To Animal Science

by W Stephen Damron

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Encounters With the Archdruid

Encounters With the Archdruid

by John McPhee

Encounters with the Archdruid is a narrative nonfiction book by author John McPhee. The book is split into three parts, each covering environmentalist David Brower's confrontations with his ideological enemies. The book chronicles his struggles against miners, developers and finally the United States Bureau of Reclamation. McPhee blurs traditional journalism, the reporting of facts and accounting of events, with thematic elements more common to fiction. Throughout the work is devised to the contrasting... Read more about this item
The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

by Eliot Wigginton

The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining
The "Foxfire" books began as a student-produced magazine in 1966 that contains stories and interviews from elders in their rural Southern Appalachian community.  The books are anthology collections of material from The Foxfire Magazine, edited and published by Eliot Wigginton.
 
The Dream Of the Earth

The Dream Of the Earth

by Thomas Berry

This acclaimed inaugural volume of the Sierra Club Nature and Natural Philosophy Library considers our ecological fate from a species perspective, the way The Fate of the Earth viewed our prospects for nuclear annihilation. Thomas Berry's seminal thesis proposes a universal "biocratic" criterion to evaluate human history, development, and activity. He contends that the validity of any human enterprise is the degree to which it enhances the universal life force.Berry builds his case on a... Read more about this item
Life On Earth - a Natural History

Life On Earth - a Natural History

by David Attenborough

Radical Mycology

Radical Mycology

by Peter McCoy

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

How Bad Are Bananas?

How Bad Are Bananas?

by Mike Berners-Lee

Retrosuburbia

Retrosuburbia

by Holmgren- David

Purity and Danger

Purity and Danger

by Mary Douglas

Everglades

Everglades

by Marjory Stoneman Douglas

Agriculture Books & Ephemera

The Day Of the Cattleman

The Day Of the Cattleman

by Osgood, Ernest Staples

Governing Soil Conservation

Governing Soil Conservation

by Morgan, Robert J

Cattle On the Conejo

Cattle On the Conejo

by Russell, J H

Frontier Ways

Frontier Ways

by Dale, Edward Everett

Century In the Saddle

Century In the Saddle

by Goff, Richard McCaffree, Robert H

The Great World\'s Farm

The Great World's Farm

by Gaye, Selina

Cow Country

Cow Country

by Dale, Edward Everett

The Trampling Herd

The Trampling Herd

by Wellman, Paul I

Our Developing World

Our Developing World

by Stamp, L Dudley