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The world-ending fire : the essential Wendell Berry / selected and with and introduction by Paul Kingsnorth.

Berry, Wendell, 1934- (author.). Kingsnorth, Paul, 1972- (writer of introduction.).
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Brownstown PL - Brownstown 818.54 B534 (Text) 79361000108676 Adult Nonfiction - Literature & Poetry Checked out 12/05/2018
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 818.5409 BER (Text) 33118000185682 Adult: New Book Checked out 12/01/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781640090286
  • ISBN: 1640090282
  • Physical Description: x, 351 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Counterpoint edition.
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
A native hill (1968) -- Making of a marginal farm (1980) -- Think little (1970) -- Nature as measure (1989) -- Total economy (2000) -- Writer and region (1987) -- Damage (1974) -- Work of local culture (1988) -- Unsettling of America (1977) -- Agrarian standard (2002) -- Pleasures of eating (1989) -- Horse-drawn tools and the doctrine of labor saving (1978) -- Getting along with nature (1982) -- A few words for motherhood (1980) -- Two minds (2002) -- Prejudice against country people (2001) -- Faustian economics (2006) -- Quantity versus form (2004) -- Word and flesh (1989) -- Why I am not going to buy a computer (1987) -- Feminism, the body, and the machine (1989) -- Family work (1980) -- Rugged individualism (2004) -- Economy and pleasure (1988) -- In distrust of movements (1998) -- In defense of literacy (1970) -- Some thoughts on citizenship and conscience in honor of Dan Pratt (1968) -- Compromise, Hell! (2004) -- Way of ignorance (2004) -- Future of agriculture (2011) -- Rise (1969).
Summary, etc.:
A collection of essays celebrating the cultural heritage of history and home argues that arrogance must be adandoned in favor of respect and care for oneself, one's neighbors, and the land.
Subject: Agriculture > United States.
Farm life > United States.
Authors, American > Kentucky.
Sustainable agriculture > United States.
Sustainable agriculture > Industrial capacity.
Agriculture > Moral and ethical aspects.
Genre: Essays.

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