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The Resource The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism, Geoff Nicholson

The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism, Geoff Nicholson

Label
The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism
Title
The lost art of walking
Title remainder
the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Nicholson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cultural commentator evaluates walking from a range of disciplines to consider how the activity has inspired sporting events, mystical revelations, and artistic legacies
Pace
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
298721
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.51
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism
Label
The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism, Geoff Nicholson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-273)
Contents
Los Angeles : walking wounded with Ray and Phil and others -- Eccentrics, obsessives, artists : walks with Richard Long, Captain Barclay, et al. -- Nicholson's London, your London, anybody's London -- As I tripped out one morning : music, movement, movies -- A man walks into a bar : New York, the shape of the city, down among the psychogeographers and mixologists -- Some desert walkers, walking in and out of nature, with and without God -- The walking photograph -- Walking home and away from home -- Perfect and imperfect walks, last walks, the walks we didn't take
Control code
2008025182
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
276 p.
Isbn
9781594489983
Lccn
2008025182
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn213308993
  • (OCoLC)213308993
Label
The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism, Geoff Nicholson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-273)
Contents
Los Angeles : walking wounded with Ray and Phil and others -- Eccentrics, obsessives, artists : walks with Richard Long, Captain Barclay, et al. -- Nicholson's London, your London, anybody's London -- As I tripped out one morning : music, movement, movies -- A man walks into a bar : New York, the shape of the city, down among the psychogeographers and mixologists -- Some desert walkers, walking in and out of nature, with and without God -- The walking photograph -- Walking home and away from home -- Perfect and imperfect walks, last walks, the walks we didn't take
Control code
2008025182
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
276 p.
Isbn
9781594489983
Lccn
2008025182
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn213308993
  • (OCoLC)213308993

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