4 edition of The island within found in the catalog.
The island within
Richard K. Nelson
Includes bibliographical references (p. -284).
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 284 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||284|
|LC Control Number||89091555|
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What book would you take if left on a deserted island. This one. Story. Gentle teachings. Insights and and so much for reflection. And all written in beautiful, accessible and humble style as Nelson sets out to explore both the natural world around him and the world within.
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The book is enthralling all the way through (I couldn't put the book down!) - particularly the last chapter (by far the best chapter, but I won't give it away!) Splendidly written, with much prose, "The Island Within" was a pleasure to read, and I highly recommend it.
For Jewish and non-Jewish readers alike, this book is guaranteed to by: 5. The Island Within book. Read 46 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Here is Nelson's The island within book wise account of his exploration of an /5. Richard Nelson is a cultural anthropologist whose previous books include Shadow of the Hunter, Hunters of the Northern Forest, Hunters of the Northern Ice, Make Prayers to the Raven, and The Island Within, for which he won the John Burroughs Medal for outstanding natural history writing.
He is also a winner of the Lannan Literary Award for : The Island Within book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A novel by a modern American Jewish writer.
Arthur Levey, a young /5. Author:Lewisohn, Ludwig. Island Within (Jewish Legacy Book). All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Book Binding:N/A.
World of Books Seller Rating: % positive. Richard Nelson is a cultural anthropologist whose previous books include Shadow of the Hunter, Hunters of the Northern Forest, Hunters of the Northern Ice, Make Prayers to the Raven, and The Island Within, for which he won the John Burroughs Medal for outstanding natural history writing.
He is also a winner of the Lannan Literary Award for Nonfiction4/5(1). The Island Within Richard Nelson, Author Vintage Books USA $15 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.
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Get this from a library. The island within. [Richard K Nelson] -- An account of anthropologist Richard Nelson's efforts to learn about Kanaashi Island, off the coast of Alaska, drawn from a journal he kept of his personal experiences.
Includes information on the. "The Island Within" is one of those books you won't be doing any reselling with - it's one to keep on the bookshelf to re-read several or more times over a lifetime. There's a reason it won a Pacific Northwest award several years ago but for those of us who enjoy the outdoors and the "indoors" of introspection, you won't be surprised as to why 5/5(1).
Get this from a library. The island within. [Ludwig Lewisohn] -- The story of Reb Mendel and his descendents as they struggle with being Jewish and finding their place as new immigrants in a sometimes hostile United States.
Get this from a library. The island within. [Ludwig Lewisohn] -- Bibliography: p. xvi. (The JPS library of contemporary American Jewish fiction). Words from the achiever “There are a few significant books that I recall: Michael Hunter’s Life of Louis Pasteur.
I remember reading, as an adolescent, a book called The Island Within by Ludwig Lewisohn. The idea of the “island within” gives you the sense of the resonance that this had for me, because of my sense of myself, and the dialogues that I had with myself.”.
The Island Within is about a special relationship Nelson has built with an island in the Pacific Northwest. When he is not there, studying the animals, hunting with his dog and exploring on his own or with his family, he is wishing he was and planning his next visit/5. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lewisohn, Ludwig, Island within.
New York, London, Harper & Bros., (OCoLC) The island within. [Richard K Nelson] -- Here is Nelson's luminously wise account of his exploration of an unnamed island in the Pacific Northwest. This book revises our own relationship with nature, allowing us to observe it and also to. Richard Nelson is a cultural anthropologist whose previous books include Shadow of the Hunter, Hunters of the Northern Forest, Hunters of the Northern Ice, Make Prayers to the Raven, and The Island Within, for which he won the John Burroughs Medal for outstanding natural history writing.
He is also a winner of the Lannan Literary Award for Nonfiction. The Island Within By Richard Blanco About this Poet Richard Blanco was born in Madrid and immigrated to the United States as an infant with his Cuban-exile family. He was raised in Miami and earned a BS in civil engineering and MFA in creative writing from Florida International University.
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