This book should be required reading in colleges and universities.
This Jeffersonian throwback offers us a vision of life far removed from the shopping mall mania that is stripping much of our countryside of its natural beauty.
I do not agree with everything Berry says in this book, but I must confess that he changed the way I see the world.
Wendell Berry believes we are more than the money we can cough up at any given moment. What a refreshing thought! Read morePublished 2 months ago by RF
I first read Wendell Berry's novel Hannah Coulter. These reviews and essays explain the philosophy and ecology behind the fiction. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Andrew M. Gordon
I gave this book a 5-star rating not because I agree with everything Berry has to say about economics or conservation. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Jedd Cox
The essays are old but not dated. His call to care for the land and local community rings ever truePublished 5 months ago by kent Busman
Wendell Berry is a national treasure. His contributions are monumental. This collection of essays is especially worthy of reading again and again – insightful brilliance... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kyle Gardner
This book is ok, but not like his others. But the fact that he can do different styles is amazing.Published 7 months ago by charles a seifried
Great book! A friend recommended it, so I picked it up and found it fascinating. As I read through it, I continually jotted down beautiful quotes that I wanted to share with... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Eileen A. Workman
A paradigm shift that takes us back to a time and a way of thinking, and living, that we never should have abandoned. Truth comes through on every page. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Tony Mullen
This book should be required reading for every person on the planet. You may not always agree with Mr. Berry, but his wisdom should be respected and weighed in our everyday lives. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Harold J. Arns