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Bye Bye, Miss American Empire by Bill Kauffman

Up Tunket Road by Philip Ackerman-Leist

Local Money by Peter North

Collapse DVD and Book Set

Bye Bye, Miss American Empire by Bill KauffmanNeighborhood Patriots, Backcountry Rebels, and Their Underdog Crusades to Redraw America’s Political MapIn colorful prose, Kauffman takes us across the country and across time to look at the history of secessionist movements. They come from vastly different political backgrounds, but conservative and liberal alike, these groups share the feeling that America is too big to serve the needs of her people–and they want out!
Up Tunket Road by Philip Ackerman-LeistThe Education of a Modern HomesteaderEver since Thoreau’s Walden, the image of the American homesteader has been of someone getting away from civilization, of forging an independent life in the country. What is the nature and reality of homesteading in the media-saturated, hyper-connected 21st century?
Local Money by Peter North An inspiring and practical new book, Local Money helps you understand what money is and what makes good and bad money. It draws on the considerable track record of experimentation with local money around the world and gives ideas to those in the Transition movement and beyond about what has been tried, what works, and what to avoid.
Confronting Collapse Book & DVD Set The acclaimed documentary Collapse, based on Michael Ruppert’s book Confronting Collapse, is now available. Even better, this scary but essential peak-oil duo is available as a set. Learn about the intricate connections between global finance and energy–and what’s going to happen when it all falls down.


Bern Baby Bern!

Feel the Bern, now read the Bern. Chelsea Green is bringing out the first major book chronicling the issues being raised by US Senator Bernie Sanders in his campaign for president of the United States. The Essential Bernie Sanders and His Vision for America is the only book that outlines, in Sanders’ own words and […] Read More..

Dig In: June Roundup

The latest news and opinions from Chelsea Green and our authors, as well as tips and techniques about how you can bring our books to life in your kitchen, backyard, or community, and special sales, promotions and new releases.   Food Lover’s Guide: 25% Off ALL Food & Drink Books Whether you want to make […] Read More..

Learn How to Connect with Chelsea Green Authors Near You

Each year, we partner with dozens of organizations to bring our authors closer to you and your community. With our website redesign, it’s now easier than ever to find out where your favorite authors are going to be and when. Head to the “Events” tab to explore these new features and tools: Filter events using […] Read More..

New Look, New Tools, New Ways to Connect with Chelsea Green

Welcome to the new, redesigned digital home of Chelsea Green Publishing! Over the years you have asked for better ways to connect with our authors, to share information with friends and family, and to buy books from us. We listened to your feedback and integrated your wishes with a fresh design that allows you to […] Read More..

May Roundup: News, Views & Stuff You Can Use

The latest news and opinions from Chelsea Green and our authors, as well as tips and techniques about how you can bring our books to life in your kitchen, backyard, or community, and special sales, promotions and new releases. Permaculture Advice For Beginners. Hint: Start Small Interested in applying a permaculture approach to your land, […] Read More..