Retro Suburbia: The Downshifter’S Guide To A Resilient Future

Author: David Holmgren
Homepage_9780994392879

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  • : $89.99(AUD)
  • : 9780994392879
  • : Melliodora Publishing
  • : Melliodora Publishing
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  • : January 2018
  • : 21.00 cmmm X 17.50 cmmm X 3.00 cmmm
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  • : 210mm x 275mm x 41mm
  • : David Holmgren
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  • : Hardcover
  • : 1802
  • : 90 watercolour illustrations by artist Brenna Quinlan
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  • : 592
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  • : 400 full colour photos
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Barcode 9780994392879
9780994392879

Description

This 592 page manual shows how Australians can downshift and retrofit their homes, gardens, communities and, above all, themselves to be more self-organised, sustainable and resilient into an uncertain future. It promises a challenging but exciting mix of satisfying work, a more meaningful way of living and hope for the next generation. RetroSuburbia is divided into three main sections: the Built, the Biological and the Behavioural along with the introductory section 'Setting the scene'.

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Foreword by Costa Georgiadis (Gardening Australia)

Table of contents

400 full colour photos 34 chapters, spanning 3 fields – the Built, Behavioural and Biological Includes case studies: real-life examples of households creating change and building resilience