Wise Words for the Good Life: A Homesteader's Personal Collection

Author(s): Helen Nearing

General/All Skills | Writing & History

By grouping the wisdom of the ages into categories that are quirky yet eminently sensible, Helen Nearing brings to life the contemporary relevance of some of the most profound chroniclers of our rural heritage.


Product Information

Helen Nearing left city life with her husband, Scott, nearly sixty years ago to move first to Vermont and then to their farm in Harborside, Maine. The Nearings' food and living philosophies have provided the guidelines for many who seek a simpler way of life.

General Fields

  • : 9781890132415
  • : Chelsea Green Publishing Co
  • : Chelsea Green Publishing Co
  • : September 1999
  • : 234mm X 156mm X 14mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 17 woodcuts, index
  • : Helen Nearing
  • : Paperback
  • : 2
  • : 630
  • : 192