Tom FelFarm Friends, by Tom Fels, Chelsea Green Publishing, 2008s’ long-awaited volume on the farms’ extended family, Farm Friends: From the late sixties to the west seventies and beyond, was published by RSI and distributed by Chelsea Green Press in early summer 2008. A combination memoir, history and autobiography it has been widely praised and strongly reviewed. The Wall Street Journal said of the author: “He shows an appealing  resistance to sweeping philosophical explanations…and he writes with considerable psychological insight.” A reviewer for the New York Times suggested that “The book follows the tradition of Henry Miller’s My Bike and Other Friends.” Farm Friends can be ordered from the author (  or on line at Amazon and other sources.

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Tom Fels / RSI Press
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North Bennington VT 05257

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