Books tagged: sustainability

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Hopi Blue Corn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00)
A story about GMO's, sustainability, and The Corn Maiden. It features Miguel who transitions from a migrant worker into an Ivy League University graduate. He lands a top position in a multinational biotech company. Years later he goes on a vision quest to reconnect with his roots. He experiences a spiritual awakening, quits his job, and begins the Work he was born to do to help heal Planet Earth.
The Artisan Lard Cookbook of Old World Breads and Spreads
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
(5.00)
The Artisan Lard Cookbook of Old World Breads and Spreads opens with a few fond thoughts on source to table living and continues with a step-by-step description of home rendering lard. This practical old world cookbook shares kitchen tested, European breads and spreads recipes that use lard in their construction, and concludes with a helpful glossary of cooking and baking terms.
No Impact Living
You set the price! Words: 65,750. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A compilation of tips to help those seeking happier, healthier and more environmentally friendly lives, submitted by hundreds of No Impact Project supporters around the world. Please read, share, experiment, and, most importantly, enjoy.
Unsustainable Population
Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception
(4.00)
The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
Dumpster Gardens
You set the price! Words: 5,860. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Fleeing from the school bully causes Jared to meet a strange new friend in need: a plant. Undertaking the task of helping it to thrive transforms his life and community in this heartwarming short story that asks us to redefine how we perceive our world, our priorities and ourselves.
2180, A Future Reborn
Price: Free! Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.67)
In the year 2180 in post global collapse New Jersey, two unique people meet at a fall festival and fall in love at first sight. She joins him on a research vessel as they head into the Atlantic to come to the rescue of a whale.
CSR Is Not Charity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business, Essay » Legal
CSR is not Charity provides ground-breaking insight into total capital of business entity: Delineating every componential contribution systematically, and determining relevance and role of contributing investors with the aim of developing feasible framework for structuring ownership of entities. Financials and Intangibles shall be the new basis for ascertaining contributed capital base.
Time On Our Side: Why We All Need A Shorter Working Week
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Authored by leading experts in social, economic and environmental sciences, this diverse essay collection explains how moving towards shorter, more flexible hours of work will lead to more productive and fulfilling lives for all. Challenging conventional wisdom, this book seeks to radically alter our ideas about what makes a `successful' economy.
Adaptation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
The battle to live in sync with the environment may not be with the planet... A tale of love and other human achievements. Two teenagers of a Rural Tribe are forced to deal with the arrival of Kali, a City Raider. Can she help their home avoid inevitable disaster, or is she the source of it all? ADAPTATION is a philosophy adventure tale dedicated to a new generation of readers.
Wild Flower Meadows and The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Pictures [Part 1]
Series: Photo Albums, Book 20 ยท Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Wild Flower Meadows and The ArcelorMittal Orbit in Pictures, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, East London, Olympic Games, London 2012, 5 August. [Part 1] A collection of colour photographs [Parts 1 and 2] of the Wild Flower Meadows and the ArcelorMittal Orbit in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London, 5 August 2012