The “Back to the Land” Movement

Living in communes, co-ops, and handmade geodesic domes, each feeling a deep personal objection to their current lives, the youth of the 1970s surged at once away from their urban lifestyles into sustainable rural living.

“We Are As Gods: Back to the Land in the 1970s on the Quest for a New America” by Kate Daloz.
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