Monday, March 16, 2015

Six top books on environmental protection

Wendell Berry’s newest essay collection is Our Only World. One of his six favorite books about environmental protection, as shared at The Week magazine:
Home Place: Essays on Ecology by Stan Rowe

This book insists upon the importance of the ecosphere (not the biosphere, a term that refers only to the living environment) as the inescapable context of our life. Rowe wrote that we should "live on the annual interest and leave the land’s capital alone."
Read about another book on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue