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Product Description: The recent release of Pope Francis’s much-discussed encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home, has reinforced environmental issues as also moral and spiritual issues. This anthology, twenty years ahead of the encyclical but very much in line with its agenda, offers essays by fifteen philosophers, theologians, and environmentalists who argue for a response to ecology that recognizes the tools of science but includes a more spiritual approach—one with a more humanistic, holistic view based on inherent reverence toward the natural world...read more
By Bill McKibben (contributor)

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9781512600247 | 2 new edition (Univ of New Hampshire, October 4, 2016), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The recent release of Pope Francis’s much-discussed encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home, has reinforced environmental issues as also moral and spiritual issues.

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Product Description: The global economy has witnessed important changes in recent years. In the United States, enterprising communities have transitioned from tobacco farming to growing organic produce, from extractive fishing to vertical farming, from nonrenewable energy consumption to the implementation of solar cooperatives―and have transformed from impoverished neighborhoods into green development zones...read more
By Anthony Flaccavento and Bill McKibben (foreword by)

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9780813167343 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, April 5, 2016, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The global economy has witnessed important changes in recent years.

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9780813167596 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, April 18, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The global economy has witnessed important changes in recent years.

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Product Description: The outdoor enthusiast’s dream bucket list is embodied in this illustrated celebration of our greatest national forests, from Alaska to Florida. For more than a century, America’s national forests have proved an environmental gift and cultural treasure, our spectacular backyard...read more
By Bill McKibben (foreword by), Char Miller, Tim Palmer (photographer) and Scott J. Tilden (editor)

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9780847849154 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, March 15, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The outdoor enthusiast’s dream bucket list is embodied in this illustrated celebration of our greatest national forests, from Alaska to Florida.

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Product Description: Fifteen people—plus a class of first graders—tell how local food, farms, and gardens changed their lives and their community . . . and how they can change yours, too.Urban Farming Handbook includes:• Fifteen first-person stories of personal and civic transformation from a range of individuals, including farmers and community garden members, a low-income senior and a troubled teen, a foodie, a food bank officer, and many more• Seven in-depth “How It Works” sections on student farms, community gardens, community-supported agriculture (CSA), community education, farm work therapy, community outreach, and more• Detailed information on dozens of additional resources from relevant books and websites to government programs and national nonprofit organizations• Seventy full-color photographs showing a diverse local food community at home, work, and playRead Urban Farming Handbook to learn how people like you, with busy lives like yours, can and do enjoy the many benefits of local food without having to become full-time organic farmers...read more
By Chad Harder (photographer), Sepp Jannotta (photographer), Bill McKibben (foreword by) and Jeremy N. Smith

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9781629143996 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, October 21, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Fifteen people—plus a class of first graders—tell how local food, farms, and gardens changed their lives and their community .

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Product Description: INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards -- 2014 GOLD Winner for Adventure & RecreationSociety of American Travel Writers Eastern Chapter -- Gold AwardSociety of American Travel Writers Foundation -- 2015 Lowell Thomas Travel Award for Best Travel Book A hiker’s dream bucket list is embodied in this lavishly illustrated celebration of more than 50,000 miles of America’s most iconic trails...read more
By Karen Berger, Bill McKibben (foreword by), Partnership for the National Trail System (corporate author) and Bart Smtih (photographer)

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9780789327413 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, September 23, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards -- 2014 GOLD Winner for Adventure & RecreationSociety of American Travel Writers Eastern Chapter -- Gold AwardSociety of American Travel Writers Foundation -- 2015 Lowell Thomas Travel Award for Best Travel Book A hiker’s dream bucket list is embodied in this lavishly illustrated celebration of more than 50,000 miles of America’s most iconic trails.

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Product Description: Even as evidence accumulates that humans have significantly contributed to global climate change, many Christians have questions about what it means to care for creation. Some question whether focusing on creation care takes away from a person's spirituality or from caring for other humans...read more
By Bill McKibben (foreword by)

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9781620326503 | Wipf & Stock Pub, September 12, 2014, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Even as evidence accumulates that humans have significantly contributed to global climate change, many Christians have questions about what it means to care for creation.

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Product Description: Downstream: Reflections on Brook Trout, Fly Fishing, and the Waters of Appalachia is a mosaic combining nature writing, fly-fishing narrative, memoir, and philosophical and spiritual inquiry. Fly-fishing narratives and fragments of memoir provide the narrative arc for exploring relationships between humans and rivers, and the ways in which our attitudes and philosophies impact our practices and the waters we depend on for life...read more
By Matthew T. Dickerson, Nick Lyons (foreword by), Bill McKibben (other contributor) and David L. O'hara

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9781625647276 | Wipf & Stock Pub, August 4, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Downstream: Reflections on Brook Trout, Fly Fishing, and the Waters of Appalachia is a mosaic combining nature writing, fly-fishing narrative, memoir, and philosophical and spiritual inquiry.

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Product Description: Bestselling author and environmental activist Bill McKibben recounts the personal and global story of the fight to build and preserve a sustainable planetBill McKibben is not a person you'd expect to find handcuffed and behind bars, but that's where he found himself in the summer of 2011 after leading the largest civil disobedience in thirty years, protesting the Keystone XL pipeline in front of the White House...read more

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9780805092844 | Times Books, September 17, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Bestselling author and environmental activist Bill McKibben recounts the personal and global story of the fight to build and preserve a sustainable planetBill McKibben is not a person you'd expect to find handcuffed and behind bars, but that's where he found himself in the summer of 2011 after leading the largest civil disobedience in thirty years, protesting the Keystone XL pipeline in front of the White House.

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9781250048714 | Reprint edition (Griffin, July 29, 2014), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Bestselling author and environmental activist Bill McKibben recounts the personal and global story of the fight to build and preserve a sustainable planetBill McKibben is not a person you'd expect to find handcuffed and behind bars, but that's where he found himself in the summer of 2011 after leading the largest civil disobedience in thirty years, protesting the Keystone XL pipeline in front of the White House.

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9781427233462 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, September 17, 2013), cover price $39.99

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Product Description: The first book to present the environmental teachings of this beloved pope—the newly canonized St. John Paul—and the hopeful words of Pope Francis, thoughtfully synthesized into a complete spiritual and practical vision for the future...read more
By Marybeth Lorbiecki (editor) and Bill McKibben (foreword by)

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9780847842711 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, April 1, 2014, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The first book to present the environmental teachings of this beloved pope—the newly canonized St.

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Product Description: "[McKibben is] a marvelous writer who has thought deeply about the environment, loves this part of the country, and knows how to be a first-class traveling companion."―Entertainment WeeklyIn Wandering Home, one of his most personal books, Bill McKibben invites readers to join him on a hike from his current home in Vermont to his former home in the Adirondacks...read more

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9781627790208 | Reprint edition (Griffin, April 1, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: "[McKibben is] a marvelous writer who has thought deeply about the environment, loves this part of the country, and knows how to be a first-class traveling companion.

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Product Description: The Burning Question reveals climate change to be the most fascinating scientific, political and social puzzle in history. It shows that carbon emissions are still accelerating upwards, following an exponential curve that goes back centuries...read more

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9781771640077 | Greystone Books, October 22, 2013, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The Burning Question reveals climate change to be the most fascinating scientific, political and social puzzle in history.

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Product Description: Too many people have come to dread the approach of the holidays, a season that should -- and can -- be the most relaxed, intimate, joyful, and spiritual time of the year. In this book, Bill McKibben offers some suggestions on how to rethink Christmastime, so that our current obsession with present-buying becomes less important than the dozens of other possible traditions and celebrations...read more

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9781476754796 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, June 29, 2013), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Too many people have come to dread the approach of the holidays, a season that should -- and can -- be the most relaxed, intimate, joyful, and spiritual time of the year.

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Product Description: How to harvest water and nutrients, select drought-tolerant plants, and create natural diversity Because climatic uncertainty has now become "the new normal," many farmers, gardeners and orchard-keepers in North America are desperately seeking ways to adapt their food production to become more resilient in the face of such "global weirding...read more
By Bill McKibben (foreword by) and Gary Paul Nabhan

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9781603584531 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, June 14, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: How to harvest water and nutrients, select drought-tolerant plants, and create natural diversity Because climatic uncertainty has now become "the new normal," many farmers, gardeners and orchard-keepers in North America are desperately seeking ways to adapt their food production to become more resilient in the face of such "global weirding.

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Product Description: This thoroughly researched and wholly engaging book investigates the economic, ecological, political, and psychological issues behind the Keystone XL pipeline—a project so controversial it has inspired the largest expression of civil disobedience since the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s...read more
By Bill McKibben (foreword by)

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9780985574826 | Small Pr United, April 23, 2013, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This thoroughly researched and wholly engaging book investigates the economic, ecological, political, and psychological issues behind the Keystone XL pipeline—a project so controversial it has inspired the largest expression of civil disobedience since the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s.

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Product Description: This guide to the wildest and woolliest parts of Vermont introduces the energetic, committed, ideas-a-popping people that are bringing the Kingdom into a new era of glory, with a starting philosophy of preserving a community's rural identity and lifestyle, green spaces, and rich food culture, with delicious dairy, fine cheeses, gourmet beers, syrups, honeys, and much more...read more
By Bethany M. Dunbar, Bill McKibben (introduced by) and Nan Richardson (contributor)

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9781884167423 | Umbrage Editions Inc, August 14, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This guide to the wildest and woolliest parts of Vermont introduces the energetic, committed, ideas-a-popping people that are bringing the Kingdom into a new era of glory, with a starting philosophy of preserving a community's rural identity and lifestyle, green spaces, and rich food culture, with delicious dairy, fine cheeses, gourmet beers, syrups, honeys, and much more.

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Product Description: God is reconciling all things in heaven and on earth. We are alienated not only from one another, but also from the land that sustains us. Our ecosystems are increasingly damaged, and human bodies are likewise degraded. Most of us have little understanding of how our energy is derived or our food is produced, and many of our current industrialized practices are both unhealthy for our bodies and unsustainable for the planet...read more
By Bill McKibben (foreword by)

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9780830834570 | Ivp Books, October 1, 2012, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: God is reconciling all things in heaven and on earth.

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Product Description: From evangelicals to Episcopalians, people of faith are mobilizing to confront climate change. This unique anthology brings together stories from all over North America of contemporary church leaders, parishioners, and religious activists who are working to define a new environmental movement, where honoring the Creator means protecting the planet...read more
By Mallory Mcduff and Bill McKibben (foreword by)

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9780865717008 | New Society Pub, April 24, 2012, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: From evangelicals to Episcopalians, people of faith are mobilizing to confront climate change.

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Product Description: Van Jones, Al Gore, Elizabeth Kolbert, Naomi Klein, and other essential voices on global warming, from its 19th-century discovery to the present, in a volume edited by Bill McKibben, our most widely respected environmental writerWith the rise of extreme weather events worldwide--witness the devastation wrought by Hurricanes Sandy, Irene, and Katrina, and the sustained drought across the American West--global warming has become increasingly difficult to deny...read more
By Bill McKibben (editor)

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9780143121893 | Penguin USA, March 27, 2012, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Van Jones, Al Gore, Elizabeth Kolbert, Naomi Klein, and other essential voices on global warming, from its 19th-century discovery to the present, in a volume edited by Bill McKibben, our most widely respected environmental writerWith the rise of extreme weather events worldwide--witness the devastation wrought by Hurricanes Sandy, Irene, and Katrina, and the sustained drought across the American West--global warming has become increasingly difficult to deny.

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Product Description: A devastating look at the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. When ten Oregonians travel to the Gulf Coast in August 2010 to plumb the devastation wrought by the Deepwater Horizon spill, they discover that “Oil and Water” is just the first of the insoluble contradictions...read more
By Steve Duin, Mike Rosen (editor) and Shannon Wheeler (illustrator)

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9781606994924 | Fantagraphics Books, December 5, 2011, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A devastating look at the worst environmental disaster in U.

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Product Description: The size and severity of the global climate crisis is such that even the most committed environmentalists can drift into a state of denial. The award-winning writers collected here have made it their task to shake off this nagging disbelief, bringing the incomprehensible within our grasp and shaping an emotional response to mankind’s unwitting creation of a tough new planet...read more

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9781844677443, titled "I'm With the Bears: Short Stories from a Damaged Planet" | Verso Books, October 1, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The size and severity of the global climate crisis is such that even the most committed environmentalists can drift into a state of denial.

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Product Description: Describing his spiritual awakening amid the mountains and valleys of central California, John Muir's My First Summer in the Sierra is, like Walden, one of the seminal texts in the literature of the American environment. It is presented here with an introduction by writer and activist Bill McKibben and related essays about Yosemite, the Hetch Hetchy Valley, and other wonders of the Sierra Nevada...read more
By Bill McKibben (introduced by) and John Muir

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9781598531114 | Library of America, September 29, 2011, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Describing his spiritual awakening amid the mountains and valleys of central California, John Muir's My First Summer in the Sierra is, like Walden, one of the seminal texts in the literature of the American environment.

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Product Description: An exposé of "the systematic attempt of business to make us wasteful, debt-ridden, permanently discontented individuals," The Waste Makers is Vance Packard's pioneering 1960 work on how the rapid growth of disposable consumer goods was degrading the environmental, financial, and spiritual character of American society...read more
By Bill McKibben (introduced by)

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9781935439370 | Reprint edition (Ig Pub, October 4, 2011), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An exposé of "the systematic attempt of business to make us wasteful, debt-ridden, permanently discontented individuals," The Waste Makers is Vance Packard's pioneering 1960 work on how the rapid growth of disposable consumer goods was degrading the environmental, financial, and spiritual character of American society.

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Product Description: The bestselling author of Deep Economy shows that we’re living on a fundamentally altered planet — and opens our eyes to the kind of change we’ll need in order to make our civilization endure. Twenty years ago, with The End of Nature, Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about global warming...read more

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9780312541194 | Griffin, March 15, 2011, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The bestselling author of Deep Economy shows that we’re living on a fundamentally altered planet — and opens our eyes to the kind of change we’ll need in order to make our civilization endure.

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