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The story of stuff : how our obsession with stuff is trashing the planet, our communities, and our health - and a vision for change

Author: Annie Leonard
Publisher: London : Constable, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume tells the story of all the 'stuff' we use every day. It documents where our bottled water, mobile phones and jeans come from, how they are made and distributed, and where they really go when we throw them away.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Leonard
ISBN: 9781849010382 1849010382
OCLC Number: 506252752
Description: xxxvi, 396 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Annie Leonard ; with Ariane Conrad.

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Taking us into 'the dark heart of American consumerism' in an amusing and trenchant way. * Guardian * The book may be recycled, but Leonard's passion is new and refreshing. * Geographical * A Read more...

 
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