No Impact Man

Author: Colin Beavan
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429952571
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These are the questions at the heart of this whole mad endeavor, via which Colin Beavan hopes to explain to the rest of us how we can realistically live a more "eco-effective" and by turns more content life in an age of inconvenient truths.

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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... 1999); Colin Beavan, No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who
Attempts to Save the Planet, and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and
Our Way of Life in the Process (New York: Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, 2009); and
Annie Leonard, The Story of Stuff: The Impact of Overconsumption on the Planet,
Our Communities, and How We Can Make it Better (New York: Free Press, 2010)
Andrew Szasz, Shopping our Way to Safety: How We Changed from Protecting
the ...

The New Yorker

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As planned, Beavan has chronicled their efforts, and named the book after his
favorite superhero, "No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who
Attempts to Save the Planet and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and
Our Way of Life in the Process" (Farrar, Straus 6c Giroux; $25). The basic setup of
"No Impact Man" is, by this point, familiar. During the past few years, one book
after another has organized itself around some nouveau- Thoreauvian conceit.
This might ...

The Napoleon Of Notting Hill

Author: G. K. Chesterton
Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers
ISBN: 1598566660
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The Napoleon of Notting Hill, Chesterton's first novel, tells the story of residents of a London suburb who take up arms and declare their independence from England.