Harmony

Harmony

A New Way of Looking at Our World

Book - 2010
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In this informational, inspirational work, Charles, the Prince of Wales, describes his views on climate change for the first time, presenting a compelling case that the solution to this problem lies in our ability to regain our balance with nature.
Publisher: New York : Harpercollins, c2010
ISBN: 9780061731310
Branch Call Number: 304.2 CHA 2010
Characteristics: 329 p. ; 26 cm

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Wattage
Jan 17, 2018

One doesn't usually think of Prince Charles as an insightful advocate of good ecological practices or sustainable urban environments, but that is exactly what this book is: a brilliant analysis of holistic cities and agriculture.

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horthhill
Apr 28, 2011

Prince Charles book 'Harmony' was well-laid out and his argument held my attention. I wouldn't say though that he was persuasive. He presents the case for a wide range of complementary and alternative ideas that Charles feels would lead us all into harmony with each other and nature. His intention is very good but several of his alternative views of knowledge will probably remain on the fringe. On the whole, a good overview of a wide-range of topics.

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Wattage
Jan 18, 2018

Perhaps I should not have been surprised that so many people failed to fathom what I was doing. So many appeared to think - or were told - that I was merely leaping from one subject to another - from architecture one minute to agriculture the next - as if I spent a morning saving the rainforests, then in the afternoon jumping to help young people start new businesses.
What I have actually been trying to demonstrate is that all of these subjects are completely inter-related and that we have to look at the whole picture to understand the problems we face. For not only does it concern the way we treat the world around us, it is also to do with how we view ourselves.

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