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The Green New Deal: Why the Fossil Fuel Civilization Will Collapse by 2028, and the Bold Economic Plan to Save Life on Earth Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250253200
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 10th, 2019

An urgent plan to confront climate change, transform the American economy, and create a green post-fossil fuel culture.


Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250178268
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - April 16th, 2019

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.


Farming on the Wild Side: The Evolution of a Regenerative Organic Farm and Nursery Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781603588287
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 19th, 2019

One farm's decades-long journey into regenerative agriculture--and how these methods enhance biodiversity, pollinators, and soil health


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Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781620409886
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - February 3rd, 2015

A new edition of the book that launched Elizabeth Kolbert's career as an environmental writer--updated with three new chapters, making it, yet again, "irreplaceable" (Boston Globe).


The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781439102084
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Published: Free Press - February 14th, 2012

Praised as “an entertaining and torrential flow of a book” by Nature magazine, The Big Thirst is a startling examination of the passing of the golden age of water and the shocking facts about how water scarcity will soon be a major factor in our lives.

The water coming out of your kitchen tap is four billion years old and might well have


The Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey into Greenland's Buried Past and Our Perilous Future Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812996623
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Published: Random House - June 11th, 2019

A riveting, urgent account of the explorers and scientists racing to understand the rapidly melting ice sheet in Greenland, a dramatic harbinger of climate change


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The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250062185
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Published: Picador - January 6th, 2015

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE
ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST


Mycorrhizal Planet: How Symbiotic Fungi Work with Roots to Support Plant Health and Build Soil Fertility Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781603586580
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - February 28th, 2017

Regenerative practices for the farm, garden, orchard, forest, and landscape


Rebuilding the Foodshed: How to Create Local, Sustainable, and Secure Food Systems (Community Resilience Guides) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781603584234
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - January 31st, 2013

Droves of people have turned to local food as a way to retreat from our broken industrial food system. From rural outposts to city streets, they are sowing, growing, selling, and eating food produced close to home--and they are crying out for agricultural reform. All this has made "local food" into everything from a movement buzzword to the newest darling of food trendsters.


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.


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.


The Thinking Person's Guide to Climate Change: Second Edition Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781944970390
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Published: American Meteorological Society - February 15th, 2019

Everybody can be a thinking person when it comes to climate change, and this book is a perfect roadmap.  Start a web search for “climate change” and the first three suggestions are “facts,” “news,” and “hoax.” The Thinking Person's Guide to Climate Change is rooted in the first, up to date on the second, and anything bu


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