Books

New books on line 

****  Redwood Uprising: From One Big Union to Earth First! and the Bombing of Judi Bari 2014   This is the story of Redwood Summer 1990 and the manipulation of evidence surrounding a car bomb that was exploded May 24, 1990.

Essential Reading:

Butti, Ken, and John Perlin, A golden thread : 2500 years of solar architecture and technology (Palo Alto : Cheshire Books; New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1980)

Glacken, Clarence J, 1973, Traces on the Rhodian shore; nature and culture in Western thought from ancient times to the end of the eighteenth century (Berkeley: University of California Press).

Grove, Richard H, 1995. Green Imperialism: Colonial Expansion, Tropic Island Edens and the Origins of Environmentalism (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press).

Hughes, J. Donald, 1994, Pan’s Travail: Environmental Problems of the Ancient Greeks and Romans (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994 reprint).

Hughes, J. Donald, 1975 Ecology in Ancient Civilizations. (Albuquerque, N.M.: University of New Mexico Press, 1975).

Nriagu, J. Lead and Lead Poisoning in Antiquity. (New York: Wiley Interscience, 1983). .

Perlin, John: A forest journey : The role of wood in the development of civilization (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1991)

Worster, Donald, Nature’s Economy: A History of Ecological Ideas (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1977).

 

 

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