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Original Essays | September 4, 2014

Edward E. Baptist: IMG The Two Bodies of The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism



My new book, The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, is the story of two bodies. The first body was the new... Continue »
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Not So Big House by Sarah Susanka
Not So Big House

earthfirst, February 15, 2009

Susan is one of the pioneers in the sustainability movement, and a wonderful architect also. This book will help you to see how smaller is better when it comes to our homes. The 200+ photos are an added bonus.
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Once Again to Zelda: The Stories Behind Literature's Most Intriguing Dedications by Marle Wagman Geller
Once Again to Zelda: The Stories Behind Literature's Most Intriguing Dedications

earthfirst, January 9, 2009

I love reading every book's dedication page, and often wonder to whom I would dedicate a book. Fifty classic books and their dedications make you yearn for more stories behind the stories.
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Hundred Dollar Holiday: The Case for a More Joyful Christmas by Bill Mckibben
Hundred Dollar Holiday: The Case for a More Joyful Christmas

earthfirst, December 16, 2008

Bill McKibben, one of the great voices on environmental writing, nature and the northeast wilderness shows what the true meaning of Christmas is, without having to spend hundreds of dollars on gifts from the local mall. In these days of over consumerism, his is a voice of reason on what Christmas truely is.
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What Would MacGyver Do? True Stories of Improvised Genius in Everyday Life by Brendan Vaughan
What Would MacGyver Do? True Stories of Improvised Genius in Everyday Life

earthfirst, September 26, 2008

Everyone remembers the TV character Angus MacGyver, who could get out of any jam with a single paper clip, toothpaste and duct tape. Enjoy these MacGyerisms to correct any problem in your everyday life!
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Not a Drop to Drink: America's Water Crisis (and What You Can Do) by Ken Midkiff
Not a Drop to Drink: America's Water Crisis (and What You Can Do)

earthfirst, August 8, 2007

This book is extremely timely! It is time to wake up! We need to conserve our water supplies to ensure our food production and security! Conserve water now!
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