Confessions Of A Recovering Environmentalist And Other Essays

Author: Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555979726
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Full of grief and fury as well as passionate, lyrical evocations of nature and the wild, Confessions of a Recovering Environmentalist gathers the wave-making essays that have charted the change in Kingsnorth’s thinking.


Author: Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555979718
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The stunning new novel from the prizewinning author of The Wake Beast plunges you into the world of Edward Buckmaster, a man alone on an empty moor in the west of England.

The Wake

Author: Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555979076
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In The Wake, a postapocalyptic novel set a thousand years in the past, Paul Kingsnorth brings this dire scenario back to us through the eyes of the unforgettable Buccmaster, a proud landowner bearing witness to the end of his world.

One No Many Yeses

Author: Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743220277
Size: 68.70 MB
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But what exactly is it? Who is involved, what do they want, and how do they aim to get it? To find out, Paul Kingsnorth traveled across four continents to visit some of the epicenters of the movement.

The World Ending Fire

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241279216
Size: 31.59 MB
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The writings gathered in The World-Ending Fire are the unique product of a life spent farming the fields of rural Kentucky with mules and horses, and of the rich, intimate knowledge of the land cultivated by this work.

Real England

Author: Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Portobello Books
ISBN: 1846274338
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For the first time, here is a book that makes the connection between these isolated, incremental local changes and the bigger picture of a nation whose identity is being eroded.

Nature And Other Essays

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486115577
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A soul-satisfying collection of 12 essays by the noted philosopher and poet who embraced independence, rejected conformity, and loved nature. Includes the title essay, plus "Character," "Intellect," "Spiritual Laws," "Circles," and others.

The Birth Of City Planning In The United States 1840 1917

Author: Jon A. Peterson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801872105
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"No understanding of early twentieth-century political and cultural history will be complete without this thorough account of the Progressive Era's most visible legacy." -- Journal of American History


Author: Martin Zucker
ISBN: 1459602544
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Twenty years ago, in The End of Nature, Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about global warming.