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RetroSuburbia : the downshifter's guide to a resilient future / David Holmgren.

By: Holmgren, David.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Hepburn Springs, Victoria : Melliodora Publishing, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 592 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780994392879; 0994392877 (Trade Paper).Subject(s): Sustainable living | Buildings -- Retrofitting | Self-reliant living -- Australia | Permaculture | Urban agriculture | Attitude change -- AustraliaDDC classification: 640.286 Summary: This 592 page manual shows how Australians can downshift and retrofit their homes, gardens, communities and, above all, themselves to be more self-organised, sustainable and resilient into an uncertain future. It promises a challenging but exciting mix of satisfying work, a more meaningful way of living and hope for the next generation. RetroSuburbia is divided into three main sections: the Built, the Biological and the Behavioural along with the introductory section 'Setting the scene'.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

This 592 page manual shows how Australians can downshift and retrofit their homes, gardens, communities and, above all, themselves to be more self-organised, sustainable and resilient into an uncertain future. It promises a challenging but exciting mix of satisfying work, a more meaningful way of living and hope for the next generation. RetroSuburbia is divided into three main sections: the Built, the Biological and the Behavioural along with the introductory section 'Setting the scene'.