Surviving the Apocalypse in the Suburbs: The Thrivalist's Guide to Life Without Oil
New Society Publishers | Wendy Brown | 2011 | HQ PDF | ISBN: 0865716811 | 272 pages | 124 Mb
In the latter half of the twentieth century, the percentage of the total American population living in suburbs grew to nearly fifty percent. Fossil fuels were cheap and plentiful, and car-dependent, energy-intensive lifestyles came hand in hand with this demographic transition. In the age of Peak Oil, environmental catastrophe, and a failing economy, it is imperative that we transform the suburbs into sustainable communities.