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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 Secret Life of Groceries: The Dark Miracle of the American Supermarket Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780553459395
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Published: Avery - September 8th, 2020

"A deeply curious and evenhanded report on our national appetites." --The New York Times

In the tradition of Fast Food Nation and The Omnivore's Dilemma, an extraordinary investigation into the human lives at the heart of the American grocery store


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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.


Solved: How the World's Great Cities Are Fixing the Climate Crisis Cover Image
By David Miller, Bill McKibben (Foreword by)
$32.95
ISBN: 9781487506827
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Published: Aevo Utp - October 1st, 2020

If our planet is going to survive the climate crisis, we need to act rapidly.


Reclaiming the Commons: Biodiversity, Traditional Knowledge, and the Rights of Mother Earth Cover Image
By Vandana Shiva, Ronnie Cummins (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780907791782
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Published: Synergetic Press - July 14th, 2020

Reclaiming the Commons: Biodiversity, Traditional Knowledge, and the Rights of Mother Earth lays out the scientific, legal, political, and cultural struggle to defend the sovereignty of biodiversity and indigenous knowledge.


Letters to a Young Farmer: On Food, Farming, and Our Future Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781616895303
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - March 7th, 2017

Letters to a Young Farmer is for everyone who appreciates good food grown with respect for the earth, people, animals, and community. Three dozen esteemed writers, farmers, chefs, activists, and visionaries address the highs and lows of farming life—as well as larger questions of how our food is produced and consumed—in vivid and personal detail.


Our House Is on Fire: Scenes of a Family and a Planet in Crisis Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143133575
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Published: Penguin Books - March 17th, 2020

"A must-read ecological message of hope . . . Everyone with an interest in the future of this planet should read this book." --David Mitchell, The Guardian


A Zero Waste Life: In Thirty Days Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781948062602
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Published: Apollo Publishers - April 21st, 2020

A practical guide to improving your life--and your impact on the world--in thirty simple days by radically reducing waste without losing your lifestyle.


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.


Living Without Plastic: More Than 100 Easy Swaps for Home, Travel, Dining, Holidays, and Beyond Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781579659400
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Published: Artisan - November 10th, 2020

“An eye-opening guide on how to lessen one’s dependence on plastics. . . . This is a clarion, convincing wake-up call to the scope of the global plastic problem and what readers can do about it.


How to Go (Almost) Zero Waste: Over 150 Steps to More Sustainable Living at Home, School, Work, and Beyond Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781647398682
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Published: Rockridge Press - October 6th, 2020

Your easy, practical resource on the journey to sustainable living

A zero-waste lifestyle can have a profound impact on our environment and the health of your home, and How to Go (Almost) Zero Waste is here to make sustainable living easier, with more than 150 different ways you can make more sustainable choices at home, school, work, and beyond.


The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101910191
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Published: Vintage - April 7th, 2020

A vivid, searching journey into California's capture of water and soil—the epic story of a people's defiance of nature and the wonders, and ruin, it has wrought


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