How America Went Back to the Land

And why we’re still going back

The Nearings captured America’s longing to leave (photo by Paul Greenberg)

“We maintain, that a couple of any age from twenty to fifty, with a minimum of health, intelligence and capital, can adapt themselves to country living, learn its crafts, overcome its difficulties and build a life pattern rich in simple values and productive of personal and social good.”

New York Times bestselling author of Four Fish as well as The Climate Diet: Fifty Simple Ways to Trim Your Carbon Footprint

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