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Product Description: Scientific evidence has made it abundantly clear that the world's population can no longer continue its present rate of consuming and despoiling the planet's limited natural resources. Scholars, activists, politicians, and citizens worldwide are promoting the idea of sustainability, or systems and practices of living that allow a community to maintain itself indefinitely...read more

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9780813124872 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, May 30, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Scientific evidence has made it abundantly clear that the world's population can no longer continue its present rate of consuming and despoiling the planet's limited natural resources.

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Product Description: As with other areas of human industry, it has been assumed that technological progress would improve all aspects of agriculture. Technology would increase both efficiency and yield, or so we thought. The directions taken by technology may have worked for a while, but the same technologies that give us an advantage also create disadvantages...read more

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9780813124193 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, January 5, 2007, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: As with other areas of human industry, it has been assumed that technological progress would improve all aspects of agriculture.

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9780813192260 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Kentucky, February 1, 2009), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: As with other areas of human industry, it has been assumed that technological progress would improve all aspects of agriculture.

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Product Description: This aptly named book contains 22 selections by John Muir, John McPhee, Barry Lopez, and others on Alaska and to some extent on the neighboring Yukon, accompanied by a small but evocative collection of photographs of Eskimos. The pieces, most of which are top-notch, vividly describe the harsh climate, the Arctic and sub-Arctic habitats, and the animals of Alaska, and tell the stories of the Native Americans and others who have made their home or worked in the North...read more

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9780816514427 | Reissue edition (Univ of Arizona Pr, March 1, 1994), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This aptly named book contains 22 selections by John Muir, John McPhee, Barry Lopez, and others on Alaska and to some extent on the neighboring Yukon, accompanied by a small but evocative collection of photographs of Eskimos.

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Product Description: This aptly named book contains 22 selections by John Muir, John McPhee, Barry Lopez, and others on Alaska and to some extent on the neighboring Yukon, accompanied by a small but evocative collection of photographs of Eskimos. The pieces, most of which are top-notch, vividly describe the harsh climate, the Arctic and sub-Arctic habitats, and the animals of Alaska, and tell the stories of the Native Americans and others who have made their home or worked in the North...read more
By Gary H. Holthaus (editor)

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9780816510931 | Univ of Arizona Pr, February 1, 1989, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: This aptly named book contains 22 selections by John Muir, John McPhee, Barry Lopez, and others on Alaska and to some extent on the neighboring Yukon, accompanied by a small but evocative collection of photographs of Eskimos.

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