"A unique, extraordinary, and profoundly challenging book."--John Gray, Times Literary Supplement
"Every page sizzles with fervor and intellect."--Fred Pearce, Wildlife
"Edward Goldsmith has written one of those books, like Darwin's Origin of Species or Karl Marx's Das Kapital, that is going to change the world we live in."--Giles MacBain, Common Ground
"Goldsmith lays out an intellectually rigorous and emotionally compelling ecological worldview. May it be widely read—and widely acted upon."--Bill McKibben
"Anyone interested in charting the planet's survival must read this vital work."--Jerry Mander, author of In the Absence of the Sacred
About the Author
Edward Goldsmith has been a leading international campaigner on environmental issues for more than thirty years. Winner of the Right Livelihood Award, he is the founding editor of The Ecologist, author of fifteen books, and coeditor of The Case Against the Global Economy.