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Rudd, Paul

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: After losing his job in New York, George and his wife Linda decide to try living an alternative lifestyle at the Elysium commune where nudism and free love abound.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY WAN

Sundeen, Mark

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A work of immersive journalism steeped in a distinctively American social history and sparked by a personal quest, The Unsettlers traces the search for the simple life through the stories of three families of new pioneers and what inspired each of them to look for--or create--a better existence. Captivating and clear-eyed, it dares us to imagine what a sustainable, ethical, authentic future...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 640 SUN

Calhoun, Ada.

Summary: St. Marks Place in New York City has spawned countless artistic and political movements. Here Frank O’Hara caroused, Emma Goldman plotted, and the Velvet Underground wailed. But every generation of miscreant denizens believes that their era, and no other, marked the street’s apex. This idiosyncratic work of reportage tells the many layered history of the street—from its beginnings as Colonial...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974 CAL

Emerzian, Matthew

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: Takes readers on a 52-week journey of reconnecting with what really matters, finding happiness and joy, and making a difference in the world. Each Monday offers readers a mindful moment to read and process, and provides several opportunities for them to engage. The back of the book also includes a journal-entry prompt and a conversation starter for each week.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simple Truths 2019

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Sundeen, Mark

Summary: Traces the path and philosophy of Daniel Suelo, who left his entire life savings of thirty dollars in a phone booth in 2000 and has lived a happy, fulfilled life in the caves of Utah without earning or spending money since that time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 SUELO, DANIEL SUN

Williams, Dee

Summary: "A personal memoir about downsizing and the author's experience building her own home and living the minimalist lifestyle"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 WILLIAMS, DEE WIL

Maushart, Susan

Summary: The author embarked with her three teenagers on a six-month screen blackout (no cellphones, iPods, PCs, laptops, game stations, or television) to discover if the technology intended to stimulate and keep us virtually more connected was, as she suspected, making us actually more disconnected and distracted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 MAU

Saury, Alain.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: This practical and poetic "survival manual" is the first English translation of the French masterpiece of living wild in the world and creating a permaculture. Back to the Wild is your source for everything from cartography to hunting and dressing wild game to cooking without a kitchen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Process Media 2015

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Williams, Dee

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Summary: "A personal memoir about downsizing and the author's experience building her own home and living the minimalist lifestyle"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 WILLIAMS, DEE WIL

Kayne, Sheryl.

Summary: From the Publisher: Immersion travel opportunities in the US, including details on how to get involved with social justice, religious or ecological organizations, etc.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Countryman Press 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.3 KAY