Of the Land and the Spirit: The Essential Lord Northbourne by Lord Northbourne,Christopher James,Joseph A.

By Lord Northbourne,Christopher James,Joseph A. Fitzgerald,Wendell Berry,Thoma Merto

Lord Northbourne (1896-1982) was once a Renaissance guy: a farmer, painter, Olympic rower, translator, and a generally revered writer on either ecology and faith. His first ebook coined the time period “organic farming”, and he labored with E. F. Schumacher to convey larger understanding to ecological matters. His next writings comprise his predicament for ecology in addition to an exploration of the character of faith within the glossy international. the current anthology is meant to demonstrate the unusual breadth and intensity that symbolize Lord Northbourne’s writings. It comprises choices from the attention-grabbing correspondence among Lord Northbourne and Thomas Merton.

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