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Walking the High Ridge: Life as Field Trip (Credo)

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The author of "Wintergreen, The Thunder Tree" and "Chasing Monarchs" describes in compelling detail his efforts to live and work in that special natural space Nabokov describes as "a high ridge where the mountainside of knowledge joins the opposite slope of artistic imagination".

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For Robert Michael Pyle, "walking the high ridge" is a way of life both figuratively and literally. In his latest book he describes in compelling detail his efforts to live and work in that special natural space Nabokov described as "a high ridge where the mountainside of scientific knowledge joins the opposite slope of artistic imagination."

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ISBN:
9781571312426
Author:
Pyle, Robert Michael
Publisher:
Milkweed Editions
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Naturalists/Gardeners
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Natural history
Subject:
Naturalism
Subject:
Naturalists, Gardeners, Environmentalists
Subject:
Naturalists -- United States.
Subject:
Pyle, Robert Michael
Subject:
Biography-Gardeners and Naturalists
Subject:
Biography - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Credo Paperback
Publication Date:
20000831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
172
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in 8.5 oz

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For Robert Michael Pyle, "walking the high ridge" is a way of life both figuratively and literally. In his latest book he describes in compelling detail his efforts to live and work in that special natural space Nabokov described as "a high ridge where the mountainside of scientific knowledge joins the opposite slope of artistic imagination."
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