Edward Humes' Work Is Rubbish

The author of 'Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair With Trash' discusses how he became fascinated with garbage.Edward Humes is a man of eclectic storytelling tastes. A former journalist awarded a Pulitzer Prize in 1989 for a series of stories he wrote for the Orange County Register on the military establishment in Southern California, Humes has written 11 nonfiction books on subjects including how the GI Bill transformed the American Dream, Southern justice and the Dixie Mafia, and the juvenile justice system in Los Angeles County.

  • Just what we needed dept.: IBM's Watson mixing our granola - Treehugger
    ... that it was a whole lot of work, making custom ... Edward Humes, in his book Door To Door, describes its complexity: Every time you visit the ...
    04/21/2016 - 9:56 am | View Link
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  • ‘Door to Door,’ by Edward Humes
    Humes compares the carnage to that of four airliners crashing ... And if I’d done it, we would not have the important and assiduously researched work that we have here. The system by which we move our goods and ourselves is badly broken.
    04/22/2016 - 6:43 am | View Link
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    LITTLE COOLEY — Bruce Edward Dean, 71, of Little Cooley passed away peacefully on ... of Little Cooley; three daughters, Deborah Humes of Harrisburg, Beckie Bradley of Union City, and April Linz and her husband, David, of Meadville; one stepdaughter ...
    11/8/2014 - 8:33 pm | View Link
  • 'Eco Barons: The Dreamers, Schemers and Millionaires Who Are Saving Our Planet' by Edward Humes
    And yet by invoking the industrial barons of the 19th century -- the dangerous men who amassed inconceivable wealth in railroads, real estate, steel -- Humes' title creates the ... it's a peerage of hard work, of walking the walk. Meanwhile, examples ...
    05/10/2014 - 6:02 pm | View Link
  • 'Garbology' Book By Edward Humes Examines Trash In America
    This is an excerpt from "Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash," an exploration of garbage and its place in America, by Edward Humes. The book is available ... each forming a small piece of a much larger work, sprawling and unique.
    04/29/2012 - 6:51 pm | View Link
  • Book Review: Garbology by Edward Humes
    Just in time for the 42nd annual Earth Day, author Edward Humes has published Garbology ... but it makes for a hell of a benchmark to work towards. Garbology is a well-written look at the very real problems we face in disposing of our waste.
    04/17/2012 - 11:26 am | View Link
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  • Edward H. Hume
    Edward Hicks Hume (1876–1957) was a missionary doctor and educator best known for his work in China for the Yale-in-China Mission and his writings on Chinese medicine.
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  • Edward Humes
    Edward Humes. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. Edward Humes is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and non-fiction writer.
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  • Edward Humes
    Journalist & Author EDWARD HUMES. Inside our have-it-now economy Introducing Door to Door. I used to brag about having the shortest commute in town: ...
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  • Edward Humes: Journalism & Environment Author, Speaker ...
    Edward Humes is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of twelve nonfiction books, the latest being Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair With Trash.
    04/15/2016 - 10:56 am | View Website
  • Edward Humes — Over Here: How the G.I. Bill Transformed ...
    Over Here: How the G.I. Bill Transformed the American Dream by Edward Humes Inspiring war stories are familiar. But what about the after-the-war stories?
    04/13/2016 - 5:08 am | View Website
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