I asked the people I photographed what authors and texts they would recommend to anyone who wants to learn more about the communities and activities pictured in A Natural Order. The following is a compilation of their answers.
Primitive and Homesteading Skills
Wendell Berry, Robin Blankenship, Gregory J. Davenport, Thomas J. Elpel, Peter Goodchild, Richard and Linda Jamison, Horace Kephart, Dale Martin, John and Geri McPherson, Scott Nearing and Helen Nearing, Larry Dean Olsen, Michael Pewtherer, David Petersen, Matt Richards, Eric Sloane, Tamarack Song, U.S. Army Handbooks, Reader’s Digest Back to Basics, Steve Watts, David Wescott, Steven Edholm and Tamara Wilder
Food and Medicine
Steve Brill, Anthony J. Cichoke, Francois Couplan, Doug Elliott, Sally Fallon, Euell Gibbons, Rosemary Gladstar, Alan Hall, David Hoffman, Jessica Houdret, Sandor Ellix Katz, E. Barrie Kavasch, Deborah Lee, Christopher Nyerges, Andrea Pieroni and Lisa Leimer Price, Weston A. Price, Linda Runyon, Vickie Shufer, Samuel Thayer, Susan Weed
National Audubon Society, Thomas Elpel, David Foster, National Geographic, Janice Glim-Lacy, William Carey Grimm, James H. Miller, National Wildlife Federation, Newcomb Guide, Peterson Field Guides, Sibley Field Guides, May Theilgaard Watts