Healing Appalachia: Sustainable Living Through Appropriate Technology

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Healing Appalachia is the first book to apply "appropriate technology," or the simplest level of technology that can effectively achieve the desired result, specifically to the Appalachian region. The authors examine thirty low-cost, people-friendly, and environmentally benign appropriate technologies that are concerned with such issues as food preservation, land use, shelter, and transportation. They pay close attention to the practicality of each technique according to affordability, ease of use, and ecological soundness. ...

Healing Appalachia: Sustainable Living Through Appropriate Technology 2007, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington

ISBN-13: 9780813191775

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