A Continuous Harmony: Essays Cultural and Agricultural by Wendell Berry PDF

By Wendell Berry

ISBN-10: 1619020009

ISBN-13: 9781619020009

The identify of this publication is taken from an account via Thomas F. Hornbein on his travels within the Himalayas. “It looked as if it would me,” Horenbein wrote, “that the following guy lived in non-stop concord with the land, up to in short part of it as all its different occupants.” Wendell Berry’s moment selection of essays, A non-stop Harmony was once first released in 1972, and contains the seminal “Think Little,” which used to be revealed in The final complete Earth Catalogue and reprinted all over the world, and the sumptuous centerpiece, “Discipline and Hope,” an insightful and articulate essay creating a case for what he calls “a new middle.”

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