Sustainability Books

The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525563389
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Published: Vintage - March 3rd, 2020

“Hope Jahren is the voice that science has been waiting for.” —Nature

“A superb account of the deadly struggle between humanity and what may prove the only life-bearing planet within ten light years, written in a brilliantly sardonic and conversational style.” —E. O. Wilson


Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062661401
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Published: Dey Street Books - February 18th, 2020

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 

A brilliant, soulful, and timely portrait of a two-hundred-year-old crabbing community in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay as it faces extinction.


The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780525658351
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Published: Knopf - February 25th, 2020

Climate change: it is arguably the most urgent and consequential issue humankind has ever faced. How we address it in the next thirty years will determine the kind of world we will live in and will bequeath to our children and to theirs.


Losing Earth: A Recent History Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250251251
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Published: Picador - March 17th, 2020

By 1979, we knew nearly everything we understand today about climate change—including how to stop it. Over the next decade, a handful of scientists, politicians, and strategists, led by two unlikely heroes, risked their careers in a desperate, escalating campaign to convince the world to act before it was too late. Losing Earth is their story, and ours.


Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374157333
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 3rd, 2020

A profound meditation on climate change and the Anthropocene and an urgent search for the fossils—industrial, chemical, geological—that humans are leaving behind

What will the world look like in ten thousand years—or ten million? What kinds of stories will be told about us?


From Head Shops to Whole Foods: The Rise and Fall of Activist Entrepreneurs (Columbia Studies in the History of U.S. Capitalism) Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780231171595
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Published: Columbia University Press - February 25th, 2020

In the 1960s and '70s, a diverse range of storefronts--including head shops, African American bookstores, feminist businesses, and organic grocers--brought the work of the New Left, Black Power, feminism, environmentalism, and other movements into the marketplace.


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Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250256850
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - January 21st, 2020

Thirty years ago Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about climate change. Now he broadens the warning: the entire human game, he suggests, has begun to play itself out.


Grassroots Rising: A Call to Action on Climate, Farming, Food, and a Green New Deal Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603589758
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - February 11th, 2020

Grassroots Rising is a passionate call to action for the global body politic, providing practical solutions for how to survive--and thrive--in catastrophic times. Author Ronnie Cummins aims to educate and inspire citizens worldwide to organize and become active participants in preventing ecological collapse.


Nature's Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781604699005
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Published: Timber Press - February 4th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Douglas W. Tallamy’s first book, Bringing Nature Home, awakened thousands of readers to an urgent situation: wildlife populations are in decline because the native plants they depend on are fast disappearing. His solution? Plant more natives.


The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525563389
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Published: Vintage - March 3rd, 2020

“Hope Jahren is the voice that science has been waiting for.” —Nature

“A superb account of the deadly struggle between humanity and what may prove the only life-bearing planet within ten light years, written in a brilliantly sardonic and conversational style.” —E. O. Wilson


Inconspicuous Consumption: The Environmental Impact You Don't Know You Have Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538747070
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

"A compelling-and illuminating-look at how our daily habits impact the environment."--Vanity Fair

"If you're looking for something to cling to in what often feels like a hopeless conversation, Schlossberg's darkly humorous, knowledge-is-power, eyes-wide-open approach may be just the thing."--Vogue

"Shows how even the smallest decisions can ha


Self-Sufficiency for the 21st Century: The Complete Guide to Sustainable Living Today Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781465489586
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Published: DK - March 10th, 2020

Find your route to a more sustainable lifestyle with Dick Strawbridge and his son James.


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