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Permaculture 2
Permaculture 2
by Bill Mollison
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This book is about design. It is a practical book dealing with the elements of design which create a sustainable system. Energy benefits are discussed relating to both domestic and broad acre environments. Permaculture 2 is about design, not... (read more)

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Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World
Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World
by Diane Maceachern
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Read Diane McEachern's posts on the Penguin Blog. Protecting our environment is one of the biggest issues facing our planet today. But how do we solve a problem that can seem overwhelming-even hopeless? As Diane MacEachern argues in Big Green Purse, the... (read more)

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The Ultimate Guide to Homesteading: An Encyclopedia of Independent Living
The Ultimate Guide to Homesteading: An Encyclopedia of Independent Living
by Nicole Faires
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Can you make your own bread (sans bread machine)? Grow a garden all winter? What can you use instead of toilet paper? What if the power went out for a month? What if the grocery store closed? Can you make a solar oven? Store food without electricity... (read more)

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Blessing the Hands That Feed Us: What Eating Closer to Home Can Teach Us about Food, Community, and Our Place on Earth
Blessing the Hands That Feed Us: What Eating Closer to Home Can Teach Us about Food, Community, and Our Place on Earth
by Vicki Robin
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The bestselling coauthor of Your Money or Your Life chronicles her quest to eat food produced within 10 miles of her home. Taking the locavore movement to heart, bestselling author and social innovator Vicki Robin pledged for one month to eat only food... (read more)

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Eco House Book
Eco House Book
by Terence Conran
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In today's world, when making home improvements, there is more to consider than simply changing the way your home looks or functions. Environmental issues should be part of every decision you make - from selecting fabric for soft furnishings to designing... (read more)

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Permaculture Design Certificate Course DVD Collection
Permaculture Design Certificate Course DVD Collection

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The Permaculture Design Certificate Course was filmed in September 2005 at The University of Melbourne. Using a professional production team. The entire course is presented by Bill Mollison and Geoff Lawton. Each disc has (+/-) 4.5 hours of content, 58.5... (read more)

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Sugarhouse: Turning the Neighborhood Crack House Into Our Home Sweet Home
Sugarhouse: Turning the Neighborhood Crack House Into Our Home Sweet Home
by Matthew Batt
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An improbably funny account of how the purchase and restoration of a disaster of a fixer-upper saves a young marriage When a season of ludicrous loss tests the mettle of their marriage, Matthew Batt and his wife decide not to call it quits. They set... (read more)

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The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home: The Happy Luddite's Guide to Self-Sufficiency
The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home: The Happy Luddite's Guide to Self-Sufficiency
by Ken Albala
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The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home is not about extreme, off-the-grid living. It’s for city and suburban dwellers with day jobs: people who love to cook, love fresh natural ingredients, and old techniques for preservation; people who like doing... (read more)

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The Gardener & the Grill: The Bounty of the Garden Meets the Sizzle of the Grill
The Gardener & the Grill: The Bounty of the Garden Meets the Sizzle of the Grill
by Karen Adler
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From garden to grill to fork, nothing tastes better than freshly harvested vegetables grilled to perfection alongside savory meats and plump grilled fruits. The Gardener & the Grill is the grilling guide for gardeners, seasonal eaters, and &ldquo... (read more)

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The Honest Life: Living Naturally and True to You
The Honest Life: Living Naturally and True to You
by Jessica Alba
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The Glow provides a rare glimpse into the world of fashionable mothers at home, capturing tender moments between them and their young ones and sharing their inspiration, insights, and a few of their favorite things. Violet Gaynor and Kelly Stuart... (read more)

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In Season: More Than 150 Fresh and Simple Recipes from New York Magazine Inspired by Farmers' Market Ingredients
In Season: More Than 150 Fresh and Simple Recipes from New York Magazine Inspired by Farmers' Market Ingredients
by Rob Patronite
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Based on the popular column by New York Magazine food editors Rob Patronite and Robin Raisfeld, In Season collects more than 150 recipes from the country’s finest chefs and restaurants, using fresh farmers’ market ingredients—with... (read more)

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Edible: A Celebration of Local Foods
Edible: A Celebration of Local Foods
by Tracey Ryder and Carol Topalian
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Much of Edible is almost a travelogue to U.S. sustainable staycations. U.S. and a bit of Canada: Hello, Granville Island, Vancouver! It's fun to read about your own area and dream of future visits away. In the meanwhile, Edible is packed with rustic and... (read more)

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The Locavore Way: Discovering the Delicious Pleasures of Eating Fresh, Locally Grown Food
The Locavore Way: Discovering the Delicious Pleasures of Eating Fresh, Locally Grown Food
by Amy Cotler
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There's more to mindful eating than the "natural foods" aisle of the grocery store, but if that's the farthest you've ever ventured, you may not know where to begin. Not to worry. In The Locavore Way, Amy Cotler demystifies the steadily growing locavore... (read more)

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Old-Time Country Wisdom & Lore: 1000s of Traditional Skills for Simple Living
Old-Time Country Wisdom & Lore: 1000s of Traditional Skills for Simple Living
by Jerry Mack Johnson
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Go back to the simple life of the countryside. In Old-Time Country Wisdom & Lore, you’ll learn how to read the clouds to predict the weather, make a long-lasting campfire, can fruits and vegetables, braid a rug, use a divining rod to find... (read more)

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The Weekend Homesteader: A Twelve-Month Guide to Self-Sufficiency
The Weekend Homesteader: A Twelve-Month Guide to Self-Sufficiency
by Anna Hess
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The Weekend Homesteader is organized by month—so whether its January or June youll find exciting, short projects that you can use to dip your toes into the vast ocean of homesteading without getting overwhelmed. If you need to fit homesteading... (read more)

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Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life by Reducing Your Waste
Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life by Reducing Your Waste
by Bea Johnson
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In Zero Waste Home, Bea Johnson shares the story of how she simplified her life by reducing her waste. Today, Bea, her husband, Scott, and their two young sons produce just one quart of garbage a year, and their overall quality of life has changed for... (read more)

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Grow Cook Eat: A Food Lover's Guide to Vegetable Gardening, Including 50 Recipes, Plus Harvesting and Storage Tips
Grow Cook Eat: A Food Lover's Guide to Vegetable Gardening, Including 50 Recipes, Plus Harvesting and Storage Tips
by Willi Galloway and Jim Henkens
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Whether your idea of gardening is a tomato plant on your fire escape or a pumpkin patch in the yard, Homegrown is the ultimate guide to growing your own food and eating it, too! With clear and uncomplicated illustrations, author Heather Hardison guides... (read more)

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No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the Planet, and the Discoveries He Makes Abo
No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the Planet, and the Discoveries He Makes Abo
by Colin Beavan
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What does it really take to live eco-effectively? For one year, Colin Beavan swore off plastic and toxins, turned off his electricity, went organic, became a bicycle nut, and tried to save the planet from environmental catastrophe while dragging his... (read more)

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Lucid Food: Cooking for an Eco-Conscious Life
Lucid Food: Cooking for an Eco-Conscious Life
by Louisa Shafia
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Green Your Cuisine with Earth-Friendly Food Choices. With organic and seasonal cooking principles becoming ingrained in todays kitchens, and new buzzwords including locavore and CSA steadily gaining traction, how do we integrate food politics into daily... (read more)

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Green Homes: New Ideas for Sustainable Living
Green Homes: New Ideas for Sustainable Living
by Sergi Costa Duran
About the Author
Sergi Costa Duran studied agricultural engineering with an emphasis on environmental preservation at the University of Lleida in Spain. He is the author of Roof Design (Daab Books, 2007), Cybercafes: Surfing Interiors (Page One/Loft, 2007), and Private... (read more)

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