Listening to the savage : river notes and half-heard melodies (eBook, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Listening to the savage : river notes and half-heard melodies

Author: Barbara Hurd
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Essay : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Barbara Hurd's Listening to the Savage weaves rich explorations of science, history, mythology, literature, and music. The listening of the book delineates and champions a kind of attentiveness to what is not easily heard and is written in language that is as precise as it is poetic, providing original ways of engagement in the natural world. As in Hurd's other books, the previously unknown or the barely known  Read more...
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Genre/Form: e-books
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Hurd
ISBN: 0820348953 9780820348957
OCLC Number: 1129798594
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (130 pages)
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: Barbara Hurd.

Abstract:

Barbara Hurd's Listening to the Savage weaves rich explorations of science, history, mythology, literature, and music. The listening of the book delineates and champions a kind of attentiveness to what is not easily heard and is written in language that is as precise as it is poetic, providing original ways of engagement in the natural world. As in Hurd's other books, the previously unknown or the barely known becomeless mysterious but still retain the quality of mystery. The book presumes that nature is a mix of the chaoticand the wondrous. It addresses worry and advocacy-worry about our c.

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