I recommend all of his written works.
I hope that, if this book is for yourself, that you do keep an open mind, and allow Berry to convince you that he is right, and to show you a better way.
This highly stimulating collection of Berry's essays contains some of the most important things Berry has written.
I appreciated Berry's emphatics' on community, especially in the essay on sex. He has the ability to express difficult concepts in a "down home" fashion. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Henry Carton
yes, I've found all Wendell Berry's books to be most informative and enjoyable, and thought provoking, to say the least.Published 7 months ago by Shirley LaFleur
A coworker and I decided to start reading books together for reasons of discussing them weekly. This was the first book we picked. It was great! Read morePublished 16 months ago by Amy
Berry's work always astounds me. These eight essays focus on issues from feminism to economy to family to community. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Angel
A pleasant surprise: personal correspondence between Mr. Berry and someone named John tucked inside the pages. Pretty cool. Thanks a lot.Published 19 months ago by Thomas C. Owens
Loved the book. He is a wonderful writer and has the wisdom that we need to get the country back on track. One thing I found a wee bit detracting is he seems anti-Catholic. Read morePublished 22 months ago by J. P. Coffey
Berry really makes you dig deep; to understand what he means. He may be one of the most broad minded American Thinkers to come along in decades. Not dogmatic; just VERY thoughtful.Published on November 20, 2012 by Amazon Customer