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Depletion and abundance : life on the new home front / Sharon Astyk.

Astyk, Sharon. (Author).
Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780865716148
  • ISBN: 0865716145
  • Physical Description: xiv, 273 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers, 2008.

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at All C/W MARS Libraries.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Text to Phone Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Amherst Jones Library 640 Astyk (Text) 38119004638890 Lower Level Available -
Amherst Jones Library 640 Astyk (Text) 38119004638908 Lower Level Available -
Ashby Free Public Library 640 Ast (Text) 30459000304412 General Available -
Ashfield Belding Memorial Library 640 Astyk (Text) 38210000139486 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Northampton Forbes Library PYSE.As99d 2008 (Text) 30596000164179 Mezzanine Available -
Orange Wheeler Memorial Library 640 Ast (Text) 38129000907462 General Available -
Sheffield Bushnell-Sage Library 636.01 ASTYK (Text) 36983005327999 Nonfiction Available -
Sunderland Public Library 640 ASTYK (Text) 37370000518658 Stacks Available -


Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents: Getting out the boats : a primer on hard times -- Actions as activism : the new home front and the riot for austerity -- Time to pick up your hat -- Meet the real economy -- Making ends meet -- Talking population with the old men -- The permaculture of family -- Raising kids in a new world : family life and education -- Little house in the suburbs -- The beauty and necessity of the low-energy home -- The bountiful home : grow and preserve what you need -- The hand that stirs the pot, rules the world -- Health care -- Abundance, democracy, joy -- Appendix one. Things you can do to get ready for peak oil, climate change and difficult times -- Appendix two. The best books about nearly everything.
Subject: Sustainable living.
Self-reliant living.
Subsistence economy
Home economics.
Sustainable development > Citizen participation.
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