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Walking with Plato : a philosophical hike through the British Isles

Author: Gary Hayden
Publisher: London : OneWorld Book, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"If one keeps on walking, everything will be alright." So said Danish writer Soren Kierkegaard, and so thought philosophy buff Gary Hayden as he set off on Britain's most challenging trek: to walk from John O'Groats to Land's End. But it wasn't all quaint country lanes, picture-postcard villages and cosy bed and breakfasts. In this humorous, inspiring and delightfully British tale, Gary finds solitude and weary  Read more...
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Named Person: Gary Hayden
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Hayden
ISBN: 9781780746562 1780746563
OCLC Number: 953254365
Notes: "A Oneworld Book"--Title page verso.
Description: 212 pages : map ; 21 cm
Contents: First steps --
Simple pleasures --
Open spaces --
Sentimental journey --
Getting there --
Heart of England --
Wild life --
Bittersweet.
Responsibility: Gary Hayden.

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