ISBN: 9781856230032 Year Added to Catalog: 1993 Book Format: Paperback Book Art: B&W photos and illustrations Dimensions: 5 x 8 Number of Pages: 96 Book Publisher: Permanent Publications Old ISBN: 1856230031 Release Date: January 15, 2000 Web Product ID: 490
This inspiring book is a concise and accessible introduction to the principles and practice of permaculture in temperate climates. It explains how permaculture works in the city and the countryside, including on farms, and also explores ways people can work in cooperation to recreate real communities. Permaculture in a Nutshell is the ideal introduction to this complex subject—essential reading for those wishing to understand how a new way of perceiving horticulture can transform our relations other humans and with the Earth.
About the Author
Patrick Whitefield (1949-2015) was one of the UK's leading permaculture experts. He was a teacher, writer, designer, and consulting editor for Permaculture Magazine, and the author of the mini-classic Permaculture in a Nutshell, which has been translated into four languages, as well as The Earth Care Manual, How to Read the Landscape, and How To Make a Forest Garden.