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HARVEST: Delicious Ways to Save the Planet.
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Kate de Selincourt 1997, paperback 229 pages. Local Harvest sets out the
case for a radical downscaling of the food system, clearly documenting
the many failings of the industrialised agriculture and food distribution
system and offers an appealing and practical alternative vision. It describes
a rapid increase in localised sustainable food production already underway,
from community supported agriculture and vegetable box schemes to farmers'
markets. Local Harvest is a catalyst for an acceleration of this trend.
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Rebuilding the Local Economy Peter Lang 1994, paperback, 179pp, $27.50
Trading without money, exchanging goods and services irrespective of your
wealth, is here to stay. Lets Work is the worldıs first guide to using
and running Local Exchange Trading Systems and describes the economic
and social benefits to be gained. This book is simply written and is essential
reading for anyone interested in strengthening local economies.
TO PERMACULTURE - SOLD OUT
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Bill Mollison and Reny Mia Slay - Revised edition 2000 paperback, 218pp,
many line drawings. The best-selling Permaculture handbook - and our recommended
text for a thorough but simply written overview of Permaculture. It provides
a step by step introduction to Permaculture with detailed instructions
on how to plan and design your Permaculture site.
IN A NUTSHELL
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Patrick Whitefield 1993, paperback, 96pp. Permaculture in a Nutshell is
a concise, accessible and well presented guide to the principles and practice
of Permaculture in a temperate climate. It also explores ways in which
people can work in co-operation to recreate community.
USERS GUIDE TO PERMACULTURE: Teachers Notes - SOLD OUT
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Rosemary Morrow, 1997, paperback, 155pp. This book provides an excellent
starting point for designers to thinking about teaching permaculture.
Full of great a ideas to integrate into a permaculture or holistic design
UP AND LISTEN
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John Papworth, 1997, paperback, 22pp. John visited Australia and delivered
a powerful message about the effects of globalisation and the importance
of functional local communities. Shut Up and Listen full of wisdom from
an activist with over 50 years experience. "He is seeking to challenge
some of the basic assumptions we make about contemporary politics, economics
and society at large." Edward Goldsmith.
FUTURE OF PROGRESS
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ISEC, 1998, Video, 30mins. A compilation of interviews with Edward Goldsmith,
Martin Khor, Vandana Shiva, and Helena Norberg-Hodge, filmed at an ISEC
Conference in Stockholm. A concise and powerful challenge to the prevailing
theories of development.
ECOLOGIST - SPECIAL GLOBALISATION EDITION
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This special issue is part of the movement for change. It provides not
only a critique of the global economy but a vision of social, economic
and ecological renewal. Contributing authors include international activists
Vandana Shiva, David Orr, Wendell Berry and Helena Norberg-Hodge to name
a few. This edition is essential for anyone interested in an equitable