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Back from the Brink : How Australia's Landscape Can Be Saved

By: Peter Andrews

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2006

Seller ID: 9780733319624

ISBN: 0733319629

Condition: New


Featured on Australian Story, Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional scientific wisdom that for 30 years he has been dismissed and ridiculed as a madman. He has faced bankruptcy and family break-up. But now, on the brink of ecological disaster, leading politicians, international scientists and businessmen are beating a path to his door as they grapple with how best to alleviate the affects of drought on the Australian l... View more info

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Back from the Brink : How Australia's Landscape Can Be Saved [used book]

By: Peter Andrews

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2006

Seller ID: 0733319629

ISBN: 0733319629

Condition: Good


Featured on Australian Story, Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional scientific wisdom that for 30 years he has been dismissed and ridiculed as a madman. He has faced bankruptcy and family break-up. But now, on the brink of ecological disaster, leading politicians, international scientists and businessmen are beating a path to his door as they grapple with how best to alleviate the affects of drought on the Australian l... View more info

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Beyond the Brink : Peter Andrews' radical vision for a sustainable Australian landscape

By: Peter Andrews

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2008

Seller ID: 9780733324109

ISBN: 073332410X

Condition: New


Ever controversial, Peter Andrews, described as a prophet in his own land, once again challenges farmers, governments (federal and state), environmentalists and scientists to face the consequences of their actions. Unless attitudes change now, our lands, forests and rivers, flora and fauna, that we have wilfully mistreated for far too many years, will be degraded beyond repair. About the Author: Farmer, horse breeder and extraordinary conservationist, Peter Andrew's was the subject of a two-part Australian Story in 2005, Of Drought and Flooding Rain, about his controversial vision for saving ... View more info