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Wendell Berry Book List

 

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The Holy Earth: The Birth of a New Land Ethic Cover Image
By Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wendell Berry (Introduction by), John Linstrom (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781619025875
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - December 15th, 2015

The agrarian tradition runs as an undercurrent through the entire history of literature, carrying the age-old wisdom that the necessary access of independent farmers to their own land both requires the responsibility of good stewardship and provides the foundation for a thriving civilization.


Farmers of Forty Centuries: Organic Farming in China, Korea, and Japan Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780486436098
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Published: Dover Publications - March 19th, 2004

For more than 40,000 years, Asian farmers worked the same fields repeatedly without sapping the land's fertility and without applying artificial fertilizer How they accomplished this miraculous feat is described by author Franklin Hiram King, a former official of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


Becoming Native to This Place Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781887178112
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - October 1996

"What we must think about is an agriculture with a human face".

In six compelling essays, Wes Jackson lays the foundation for a new farming economy grounded in nature's principles and nurtured in small towns and rural communities.


A Sand County Almanac: And Sketches Here and There Cover Image
By Aldo Leopold, Charles W. Schwartz (Illustrator), Robert Finch (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780195059281
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - June 15th, 1989

This special edition of the highly acclaimed A Sand County Almanac commemorates the one-hundredth anniversary of the birth of Aldo Leopold, one of the foremost conservationists of our century.


Earth Alive: Essays on Ecology Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781897126035
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Published: NeWest Press - April 15th, 2006

Earth Alive is a collection of thought-provoking essays, short pieces, and reviews that explore and uncover the intimate connections between humans and the Earth. Stan Rowe prompts us to think in revolutionary terms about developing a new world-view. Edited and with a preface by Don Kerr, and an afterword by Ted Mosquin.


Home Place: Essays on Ecology Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781896300535
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Published: NeWest Press - October 16th, 2002

First released in 1990, the essays in Home Place range from the personalthe search for a childhood vision of pristine grassland, the boy who goes from hunting to respecting wildlife and the living space around himto theory on land use, environmental law, agriculture, education, and technology as it affects the relationships between humanity and the Ecosphere.