Haven't you ever wanted to get out of the rat race, buck the system, escape? Whether for the weekend or for a lifetime, Nick Rosen explores off-grid living combining irreverent travellogue with 'how-to' essentials.
Nick Rosen is an award-winning documentary-maker, journalist and media analyst. He has produced and directed documentaries for ITV, Channel 4 (including Brezhnev's Daughter which won Best International Programme- New York Film and TV Festival 1994, and the widely praised documentary for PBS and C4 about the rebuilding of the World Trade Center in New York) and for BBC Radio 4. In 1995 he founded one of the first UK Web-design companies and he wrote the Durlacher Report, a financial study of the Internet which spawned a generation of Internet investors. He's also launched a website on off-griding- www.off-grid.net.
"With his book, [Nick Rosen] has caught the Zeitgeist" -- Anna
Shepard * The Times *
"This is a timely and highly readable examination of what it really means to live and travel 'off-grid'" * Sunday Telegraph *
"An inspiring, entertaining and irreverent read" -- Jillian Bolger * Sunday Tribune *