The Resource Back from the land : how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back, Eleanor Agnew

Back from the land : how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back, Eleanor Agnew

Label
Back from the land : how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back
Title
Back from the land
Title remainder
how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Agnew
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the back-to-the-land experiences of the idealists of the 1970s whose attempts to find a simpler life often led to disillusion and an eventual return to a middle-class lifestyle
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Agnew, Eleanor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT421
LC item number
.A42 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farm life
  • Urban-rural migration
  • United States
  • Rural-urban migration
Label
Back from the land : how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back, Eleanor Agnew
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-266) and index
Contents
  • Turning points
  • Finding a niche in the mainstream
  • Lessons and legacies
  • The lure of back to the land
  • Early days in a technology-free zone
  • The height of happiness
  • Getting close to nature and natural processes
  • Not-so-genteel poverty
  • Generating cash flow
  • Staying healthy, and paying for it
  • Relationships : friends, lovers, family, community
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 274 p.
Isbn
9781566635806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004045582
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2409307-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2409307
  • (Sirsi) o54816995
  • (OCoLC)54816995
Label
Back from the land : how young Americans went to nature in the 1970s, and why they came back, Eleanor Agnew
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-266) and index
Contents
  • Turning points
  • Finding a niche in the mainstream
  • Lessons and legacies
  • The lure of back to the land
  • Early days in a technology-free zone
  • The height of happiness
  • Getting close to nature and natural processes
  • Not-so-genteel poverty
  • Generating cash flow
  • Staying healthy, and paying for it
  • Relationships : friends, lovers, family, community
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 274 p.
Isbn
9781566635806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004045582
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2409307-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2409307
  • (Sirsi) o54816995
  • (OCoLC)54816995

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