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Home economics : fourteen essays

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint, ©1987.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendell Berry
ISBN: 9781582434858 1582434859
OCLC Number: 262431070
Description: xi, 192 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Letter to Wes Jackson --
Getting along with nature --
Irish journal --
Higher education and home defense --
Two economies --
The loss of the university --
Property, patriotism, and national defense --
Men and women in search of common ground --
Six agricultural fallacies --
A nation rich in natural recourses --
Preserving wildness --
A good farmer of the old school --
A defense of the family farm --
Does community have value?
Responsibility: by Wendell Berry.
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