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The world-ending fire : the essential Wendell Berry

Author: Wendell Berry; Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint Press, 2018. ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First Counterpoint editionView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Essays
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Berry, Wendell, 1934-
World-ending fire.
Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint Press, 2018
(DLC) 2017060544
(OCoLC)1003727592
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendell Berry; Paul Kingsnorth
ISBN: 9781640090293 1640090290
OCLC Number: 1033675405
Description: 1 online resource (x, 351 pages)
Contents: A native hill (1968) --
The making of a marginal farm (1980) --
Think little (1970) --
Nature as measure (1989) --
The total economy (2000) --
Writer and region (1987) --
Damage (1974) --
The work of local culture (1988) --
The unsettling of America (1977) --
The agrarian standard (2002) --
The 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) --
The 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) --
The way of ignorance (2004) --
The future of agriculture (2011) --
The rise (1969).
Responsibility: selected and introduced by Paul Kingsnorth.

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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.

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