A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold

This book is a compilation of nature-related essays that highlight the author's experiences and observations as a conservationist. The author provides a thoughtful and eloquent reflection on the relationship between land and people, emphasizing the importance of conservation and sustainability. Through his writings, he advocates for a 'land ethic' where humans view themselves as part of the natural community rather than conquerors of it, promoting a harmonious coexistence with nature.

The 1344th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 282

Since this book was first published in 1949, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 282.0.

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