Sustainability Books - Bestsellers - Page 2

Miraculous Abundance: One Quarter Acre, Two French Farmers, and Enough Food to Feed the World Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781603586429
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - March 23rd, 2016

The Bec Hellouin model for growing food, sequestering carbon, creating jobs, and increasing biodiversity without using fossil fuels


Dirt to Soil: One Family's Journey Into Regenerative Agriculture Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603587631
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - October 11th, 2018

Gabe Brown didn't set out to change the world when he first started working alongside his father-in-law on the family farm in North Dakota. But as a series of weather-related crop disasters put Brown and his wife, Shelly, in desperate financial straits, they started making bold changes to their farm.


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Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good Cover Image
By Chuck Collins, Morris Pearl (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603586832
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 23rd, 2016

As inequality grabs headlines, steals the show in presidential debates, and drives deep divides between the haves and have nots in America, class war brews. On one side, the wealthy wield power and advantage, wittingly or not, to keep the system operating in their favor--all while retreating into enclaves that separate them further and further from the poor and working class.


We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast Cover Image
$18.75
ISBN: 9780374280000
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 17th, 2019

In We Are the Weather, Jonathan Safran Foer explores the central global dilemma of our time in a surprising, deeply personal, and urgent new way.


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The One-Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming Cover Image
By Masanobu Fukuoka, Larry Korn (Editor), Wendell Berry (Preface by), Masanobu Fukuoka (Afterword by), Frances Moore Lappe (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781590173138
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Published: NYRB Classics - June 2nd, 2009

Call it “Zen and the Art of Farming” or a “Little Green Book,” Masanobu Fukuoka’s manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food.


Salmon: A Fish, the Earth, and the History of Their Common Fate Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781938340864
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Published: Patagonia - March 3rd, 2020

"Henry David Thoreau wrote, 'Who hears the fishes when they cry?' Maybe we need to go down to the river bank and try to listen."


Water in Plain Sight: Hope for a Thirsty World Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603589161
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - May 2nd, 2019

Cows Save the Planet: And Other Improbable Ways of Restoring Soil to Heal the Earth Cover Image
By Judith Schwartz, Gretel Ehrlich (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603584326
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - May 20th, 2013

In Cows Save the Planet, journalist Judith D. Schwartz looks at soil as a crucible for our many overlapping environmental, economic, and social crises.


Silent Spring Cover Image
By Rachel Carson, Linda Lear (Introduction by), Edward O. Wilson (Afterword by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780618249060
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Published: Mariner Books - October 22nd, 2002

Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water.


Solar Electricity Basics - Revised and Updated 2nd Edition: Powering Your Home or Office with Solar Energy Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780865719255
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Published: New Society Publishers - November 12th, 2019

The indispensable guide to solar electricity systems for homeowners, business owners, builders, and students


The Death and Life of the Great Lakes Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393355550
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 10th, 2018

New York Times Bestseller
Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize
Winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Award

"Nimbly splices together history, science, reporting and personal experiences into a taut and cautiously hopeful narrative.… Egan’s book is bursting with life (and yes, death)." —Robert Moor, New York Times Book Review


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Hemp Bound: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Next Agricultural Revolution Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603585439
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - March 28th, 2014

The stat sheet on hemp sounds almost too good to be true: its fibers are among the planet's strongest, its seed oil the most nutritious, and its potential as an energy source vast and untapped. Its one downside?


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