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Planetwalker : 22 Years of Walking. 17 Years of Silence.

Author: John Francis
Publisher: New York : Random House Publisher Services, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the struggle to save oil-soaked birds and restore blackened beaches left him feeling frustrated and helpless, John Francis decided to take a more fundamental and personal stand-he stopped using all forms of motorized transportation. Soon after embarking on this quest that would span two decades and two continents, the young man took a vow of silence that endured for 17 years. It began as a silent environmental  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Francis, John.
Planetwalker : 22 Years of Walking. 17 Years of Silence.
New York : Random House Publisher Services, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Francis
ISBN: 9781426202759 142620275X
OCLC Number: 1031965671
Description: 1 online resource (242 pages)

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Soon after embarking on this quest that would span two decades and two continents, John Francis took a vow of silence that endured for 17 years.  Read more...

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"It's a remarkably insightful, poetic, and inspiring story, one that's sure to make readers think more carefully about their own styles of living." -- Booklist

 
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