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San Francisco Chronicle
"Hamilton's skillful writing brings her subjects to life, giving them distinctive voices that come through clearly in the book's pages."
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High Country News
"In the process of telling the story of these three small farmers, Hamilton provides a solid pocket history of modern agriculture."
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Santa Fe New Mexican
"The big question one is left with at the end of this book is: What kind of farmer do I want to sustain me and mine? One who farms by the numbers or one who farms with a broader vision?"
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Audubon Magazine *Editors' Choice
"An eloquent tribute to unconventional lives, Deeply Rooted offers us the seeds of change for how we produce food."  
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Booklist
"Hamilton’s in-depth portraits of independent farmers offer invaluable perspectives on American agriculture, past and present, while offering hope for a life-sustaining future."  
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Publishers Weekly
"... vividly shows how these stubborn individualists rooted in the soil struggle are forging a path away from monolithic agribusiness..."
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Kirkus Reviews
"A sensitive, well-versed observer of the American agricultural scene... with a subtle knack for getting under the skins of both her subjects and the land they husband."
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Bookslut
"There was a lot of hard work put into this book and it shows - when it comes to 21st century living, Hamilton is truly an author to watch."
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Earth Island Journal
"Hamilton pens vivid, almost poetic portraits of ranches and farms that are as engaging as her depictions of the characters living there. "
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