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The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-Made Landscape
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Category:Non fiction, History, Architecture, Urban planning, Urbanism, Geography, Sociology
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No description available, From renowned social critic energy expert and bestselling author James Howard Kunstler i The Harrows of Spring i is a moving and gripping novel that completes the story of the quaint upstate New York town of Union Grove thrown into a future world that in many ways resembles the nineteenth century br br In Union Grove early spring is a challenging season known as the six weeks want a time when fresh food is scarce and the winter stores are dwindling The town is struggling in particular this year as the Hudson River trade route to Albany has been halted by the local plantation tycoon Stephen Bullock who has deemed it too resource intensive and is now striving for self sufficiency Meanwhile after returning from his travels around what is left of the United States Daniel Earle is intent on resurrecting a newspaper for the community and finds an interesting story to cover when representatives of a group of anti establishment hyper liberals known as the Berkshire People s Republic arrive in the town The thrilling conclusion to Kunstler s beloved series i The Harrows of Spring i is a powerful moving tale of insurrection survival and what it means to be human br, i A History of the Future i is the third thrilling novel in Kunstler s World Made By Hand series an exploration of family and morality as played out in the small town of Union Grove br br Following the catastrophes of the twenty first century the pandemics the environmental disaster the end of oil the ensuing chaos people are doing whatever they can to get by and pursuing a simpler and sometimes happier existence In little Union Grove in upstate New York the townspeople are preparing for Christmas Without the consumerist shopping frenzy that dogged the holidays of the previous age the season has become a time to focus on family and loved ones It is a stormy Christmas Eve when Robert Earle s son Daniel arrives back from his two years of sojourning throughout what is left of the United States He collapses from exhaustion and illness but as he recovers tells the story of the break up of the nation into three uneasy independent regions and his journey into the dark heart of the New Foxfire Republic centered in Tennesee and led by the female evangelical despot Loving Morrow In the background Union Grove has been shocked by the Christmas Eve double murder by a young mother in the throes of illness of her husband and infant son Town magistrate Stephen Bullock is in a hanging mood br br i A History of the Future i is attention grabbing and provocative but also lyrical tender and comic a vision of a future of America that is becoming more and more convincing and perhaps even desirable with each passing day br, In his landmark book i The Geography of Nowhere i James Howard Kunstler visited the tragic sprawlscape of cartoon architecture junked cities and ravaged countryside America had become and declared that the deteriorating environment was not merely a symptom of a troubled culture but one of the primary causes of our discontent br In i Home from Nowhere i Kunstler not only shows that the original American Dream the desire for peaceful pleasant places in which to work and live still has a strong hold on our imaginations but also offers innovative eminently practical ways to make that dream a reality Citing examples from around the country he calls for the restoration of traditional architecture the introduction of enduring design principles in urban planning and the development of public spaces that acknowledge our need to interact comfortable with one another