"All books by Lester R. Brown"
Paperback, 2011In this urgent time, World on the Edge calls out the pivotal environmental issues and how to solve them now.
Paperback, 2012With food supplies tightening, countries are competing for the land and water resources needed to feed their people.
Substantially Revised, Paperback, 2009“[Brown’s] ability to make a complicated subject accessible to the general reader is remarkable.”—Katherine Salant, Washington Post
Paperback, 1978A lily pond, so the French riddle goes, contains a single leaf. Each day the number of leaves doubles—two leaves the second day, four the third, eight the fourth, and so on. Question: If the pond...
Paperback, 2001"One of the world's most influential thinkers."—Washington Post
Outgrowing the Earth: The Food Security Challenge in an Age of Falling Water Tables and Rising Temperatures
Paperback, 2005How human demands are outstripping the earth's capacities—and what we need to do about it.
Hardcover, 2011In this urgent time, World on the Edge calls out the pivotal environmental issues and how to solve them now.
Hardcover, 2013An inspirational memoir tracing Lester Brown’s life from a small-farm childhood to leadership as a global environmental activist.