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Alias Papa : a Life of Fritz Schumacher.

Author: Barbara Wood
Publisher: Chicago : UIT Cambridge Ltd., 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A sympathetic biography of the author of ""Small is Beautiful""and pioneering environmentalist, by his eldest daughter Barbara Wood, and with a foreword by Robert McCrum.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wood, Barbara.
Alias Papa : A Life of Fritz Schumacher.
Chicago : UIT Cambridge Ltd., ©2011
Named Person: E F Schumacher; E F Schumacher
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Wood
ISBN: 9780857840356 0857840355 9780857840363 0857840363
OCLC Number: 857365000
Description: 1 online resource (580 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword by Robert McCrum; Prologue; 1. Grown in German Soil; 2. First Taste of England; 3. Oxford; 4. In New York One Walks on Air; 5. Hitler; 6. Muschi; 7. London; 8. A Change in Lifestyles; 9. World Improvement Plans; 10. Marx v. God; 11. Oxford Again; 12. Seeds of Change; 13. An Englishman in Germany; 14. The Final Break; 15. Caterham; 16. Learning How to Think; 17. The Breakthrough; 18. 'I am a Buddhist'; 19. The National Coal Board; 20. Year of Crisis; 21. A Fruitful Partnership; 22. Small Talk; 23. Travel and Challenge. 24. 'Retirement'25. Public Property; Notes; Index.

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A sympathetic biography of the author of "Small is Beautiful" and pioneering environmentalist, by his eldest daughter Barbara Wood, and with a foreword by Robert McCrum.  Read more...

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"This is a sweet biography of a great man, written by his eldest daughter. It is an enjoyable read." * Reforesting Scotland - Autumn/Winter 2011 *

 
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