No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374222886
Size: 14.17 MB
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The author of Fingerprints describes his one-year experiment with minimizing his impact on the earth, an effort for which he eschewed technology, processed foods, and other negative-impact products while evaluating the plausibility and ...

No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
ISBN: 1551993139
Size: 32.25 MB
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These are the questions at the heart of this whole mad endeavour, which ultimately challenges each of us to embrace green living. * The publisher has aimed for sustainability in all aspects of this book’s production.

No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429952571
Size: 10.15 MB
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These are the questions at the heart of this whole mad endeavor, via which Colin Beavan hopes to explain to the rest of us how we can realistically live a more "eco-effective" and by turns more content life in an age of inconvenient truths.

No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748132139
Size: 51.67 MB
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In NO IMPACT MAN, Colin Beavan tells the extraordinary story of his attempt to find some answers - by living for one year in New York City (with his wife and young daughter) without leaving any net impact on the environment.

The New Yorker

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As planned, Beavan has chronicled their efforts, and named the book after his
favorite superhero, "No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who
Attempts to Save the Planet and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and
Our Way of Life in the Process" (Farrar, Straus 6c Giroux; $25). The basic setup of
"No Impact Man" is, by this point, familiar. During the past few years, one book
after another has organized itself around some nouveau- Thoreauvian conceit.
This might ...

Energy At The Crossroads

Author: Vaclav Smil
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262693240
Size: 27.45 MB
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An objective, comprehensive treatment of the world's energy situation assesses the major trends in energy consumption across the globe while examining the potential of wind, solar, hydroenergy, and biomass energy. (Technology)

Operation Jedburgh

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Viking Press
Size: 21.80 MB
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Dramatically details the efforts of a secret partnership between Allied soldiers and the French Resistance through which they waged an effective guerilla campaign against Germany.

How To Be Alive

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062236725
Size: 22.14 MB
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And, as Colin Beavan, activist and author of No Impact Man, proclaims, more exciting. In this breakthrough book, Beavan extends a hand to those seeking more meaning and joy in life even as they engage in addressing our various world crises.

Serve God Save The Planet

Author: J. Matthew Sleeth
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0310275342
Size: 63.52 MB
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In this book, Sleeth shares his family's journey to simplicity, stronger relationships, and richer spiritual lives, and relates a prescription for sustainable living.