The Last Tree on Easter Island

Jared Diamond

This is Jared Diamond’s chilling tale of seeing the enigmatic stone statues of Easter Island. It demonstrates how a remote society perished by overusing its resources and why we should take this warning seriously.

Seventy-five years have passed since the creation of a new canon. Visionary thinkers worldwide have spoken out in defense of the planet and to confirm our role as the driving force behind its restoration as a result of humans’ irreversible alteration of life on Earth. Their sayings have stood the test of time and evolved into movement classics. These texts illuminate the depth of environmental thought and point the path toward a more just, rational, and environmentally friendly society.