Gaviotas

Author: Alan Weisman
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603580921
Size: 25.53 MB
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Colombian author Gabriel García Márquez has called Paolo Lugari “Inventor of the World.” Lugari himself has said that Gaviotas is not a utopia: “Utopia literally means ‘no place.’ We call Gaviotas a topia, because it’s real ...

Inventing The Child

Author: Joseph L. Zornado
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1135577862
Size: 35.35 MB
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Traces the historical roots of Western culture's stories of childhood in which the child is subjugated to the adult. Going back 400 years, it looks again at Hamlet, fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm, and Walt Disney cartoons.

Drilling Down

Author: Joseph A. Tainter
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781441976772
Size: 76.67 MB
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A world expert on oil technology and one of our foremost social commentators, the author of “The Collapse of Complex Societies,” join forces to: Lead you on a fascinating tour from the events on the Deepwater Horizon to the processes in ...

The Search For A Nonviolent Future

Author: Michael N. Nagler
Publisher: New World Library
ISBN: 9781577318033
Size: 20.56 MB
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The last chapter includes a five-point blueprint for change and "study circle" guide. The foreword by Arun Gandhi, the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, is new to this edition.

The Human Powered Home

Author: Tamara Dean
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 0865716013
Size: 60.53 MB
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For those who are beginning to understand the importance of a life of reduced dependency on fossil fuels, this book could be a catalyst for change.

The Last Hours Of Ancient Sunlight

Author: Thom Hartmann
Publisher: Random House Australia
ISBN: 1742747329
Size: 17.52 MB
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Thom Hartmann proposes that the ony lasting solution to the crises we face is to re-learn the lessons our ancient ancestors knew - lessons that allowed them to live sustainably for hundreds of thousands of years - but which we've forgotten.

Antarctica

Author: Tony Soper
Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides
ISBN: 9781564405333
Size: 55.33 MB
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Authored by a well-known naturalist and lecturer on Antarctica, this is the definitive reference for a region that is one of the few remaining outposts of unfettered nature and unspoiled beauty.

Countdown

Author: Alan Weisman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780316236461
Size: 21.99 MB
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In this timely work, Alan Weisman examines how we can shrink our collective human footprint so that we don't stomp any more species -- including our own -- out of existence.

Song Of Myself

Author: Walt Whitman
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486113175
Size: 61.91 MB
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It was with this first version of "Song of Myself," from the 1855 edition of Leaves of Grass, that Whitman first made himself known to the world.

An Echo In My Blood

Author: Alan Weisman
Publisher: Harcourt
ISBN:
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A journalist journeys back to the Ukraine to reveal the truth about his grandfather's violent death and uncovers the truth surrounding his family's history