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In praise of paths : walking through time and nature / Torbjørn Ekelund ; translation by Becky L. Crook ; foreword by Geoff Nicholson.

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G 2020/3379

Record identifier

74VKamVOWWkA

In praise of paths : walking through time and nature / Torbjørn Ekelund ; translation by Becky L. Crook ; foreword by Geoff Nicholson.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKamVOWWkA

In praise of paths : walking through time and nature / Torbjørn Ekelund ; translation by Becky L. Crook ; foreword by Geoff Nicholson.

Full title

In praise of paths : walking through time and nature / Torbjørn Ekelund ; translation by Becky L. Crook ; foreword by Geoff Nicholson.

Publisher

Vancouver ; Berkeley : Greystone Books, [2020]

Uniform title

Stiens historie. English

Call Numbers

G 2020/3379

Record Identifier

74VKamVOWWkA

Language

English

Norwegian

(Language of original)

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Physical Description

Contents

xiii, 230 pages ; 20 cm Foreword / Geoff Nicholson -- The beginning -- The measure of all paths -- Part 1: Humans have always wandered -- Hiking trails -- The trek over the high mountain -- Part 2: The path as I remember it -- Into the wild -- Part 3: Tracks -- Mental detours -- Inner landscapes --...

Content type

text

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

Vancouver ; Berkeley : Greystone Books, [2020]

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

"An ode to paths and the journeys we take through nature, as told by a gifted writer who stopped driving and rediscovered the joys of traveling by foot. Torbjørn Ekelund started to walk--everywhere--after an epilepsy diagnosis affected his ability to drive. The more he ventured out, the more he came to love the act of walking, and an interest in pa...

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Full title

In praise of paths : walking through time and nature / Torbjørn Ekelund ; translation by Becky L. Crook ; foreword by Geoff Nicholson.

NOTES

General note

Translation of: Stiens historie: en reise til fots.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-230) and index.

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Date Published

[2020]

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Date Copyright

©2020

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

G 2020/3379

Record Identifier

74VKamVOWWkA

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKamVOWWkA

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ISBN

9781771644952 (hardcover)

1771644958 (hardcover)

DDC

711.74

MMS ID

991024334212002626

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