The Holy Earth: Toward a New Environmental Ethic.

Bailey, Liberty Hyde.

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This has been an enormous influence on environmental protection programs since it was published in 1915. He emphasises the value of local culture and the preservation of wilderness and notes the rise of industrialised agriculture and cautions against moving away from natural food. An enduring philosophy, important still.

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Description

Written by the Father of American Horticulture, this 1915 work offers timeless reflections on the earth's intrinsic divinity. Its application of scientific principles to horticulture exercised enormous influence on environmental protection programs.

Book Details

Author Bailey, Liberty Hyde.
Format PB
Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
Imprint Dover Publications Inc.
Number of Pages 128
Illustrations black & white illustrations
Publish Date 2009/05/01
Catalogue Jan16
Catalogue book number 281