Of the Land and the Spirit: The Essential Lord Northbourne on Ecology and Religion

Of the Land and the Spirit: The Essential Lord Northbourne on Ecology and Religion

by Lord Northbourne
     
 

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Twenty-five years before Rachel Carson published her famous work Silent Spring, Lord Northbourne coined the phrase organic farming and helped to promote the importance of a holistic approach to the environment. His work, linking spirituality and ecology, has inspired a generation of writings from Wendell Berry to HRH Prince Charles.This book not only features

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Twenty-five years before Rachel Carson published her famous work Silent Spring, Lord Northbourne coined the phrase organic farming and helped to promote the importance of a holistic approach to the environment. His work, linking spirituality and ecology, has inspired a generation of writings from Wendell Berry to HRH Prince Charles.This book not only features Northbourne's previously unpublished writings, but also his private correspondence with Thomas Merton, highlighting the spiritual depth of his writings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781933316611
Publisher:
World Wisdom
Publication date:
10/25/2008
Series:
The Perennial Philosophy Series
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Lexile:
1320L (what's this?)

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