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Richard Douthwaite ... Before the Wells Run Dry: Ireland's Transition to Renewable Energy
Richard Douthwaite

Before the Wells Run Dry: Ireland's Transition to Renewable Energy


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'The impending energy crisis is the most neglected question of our time. Thank goodness someone is taking it head-on.' - George Monbiot

 

CONSIDER THESE FACTS:

A major oil company, BP, adopts the sunflower as it...

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Luke Anderson ... Genetic Engineering, Food and Our Environment: A Brief Guide
Luke Anderson

Genetic Engineering, Food and Our Environment: A Brief Guide


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'The battle over genetic engineering will run and run. Arm yourself with this book - it's one of the most useful weapons you could choose.'
- George Monbiot, Professor of Environmental Sciences, University of East London.

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Edited by Richard Douthwaite & John Jopling  ... Growth: The Celtic Cancer
Edited by Richard Douthwaite & John Jopling

Growth: The Celtic Cancer


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Has the growth of the Irish economy improved our lives? Surely the fact that the average Irish income has doubled must be good for our well-being - but is it? Consider these sobering facts:

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Ruth Delany & Ian Bath ... Ireland's Royal Canal, 1789-2009
Ruth Delany & Ian Bath

Ireland's Royal Canal, 1789-2009


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'Delightful, colourful and well-researched[...] a literary gem that gives the reader an informed and emotive insight into the events that marked the long life of the Royal Canal.' - The Longfor...

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Ethel Crowley ... Land Matters: Power Struggles in Rural Ireland
Ethel Crowley

Land Matters: Power Struggles in Rural Ireland


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‘In this brave and significant book, Ethel Crowley investigates the social and psychological changes in rural Ireland since accession to the EEC … She brings a sociological scalpel to policies, structures and directives in...

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John Button (Ed) ... The Best of Resurgence: A Selection From The First Twenty-Five Years
John Button (Ed)

The Best of Resurgence: A Selection From The First Twenty-Five Years


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A consistent advocate of Green thinking long before it became fashionable, Resurgence has been an influential forum for the discussion of the root causes of our current industrial and materialisti...

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Richard Douthwaite. Foreword by Edward Goldsmith ... The Growth Illusion How Economic Growth has Enriched the Few, Impoverished the Many, and Endangered the Planet
Richard Douthwaite. Foreword by Edward Goldsmith

The Growth Illusion How Economic Growth has Enriched the Few, Impoverished the Many, and Endangered the Planet


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Short-listed for 1992 GPA Award


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E. Estyn Evans. Foreword by Paul Durcan ... The Personality of Ireland: Habitat, Heritage and History
E. Estyn Evans. Foreword by Paul Durcan

The Personality of Ireland: Habitat, Heritage and History


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'I well remember the excitement I felt at the first publication in 1973 of The Personality of Ireland... I knew I ...

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Charles E. Nelson & Wendy F. Walsh ... Trees of Ireland
Charles E. Nelson & Wendy F. Walsh

Trees of Ireland


 

This elegant volume celebrates, and documents, over thirty native and naturalized trees. Individual trees are depicted in pencil silhouette, and water...

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