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The Names of Things: Life, Language, and Beginnings in the Egyptian Desert
By Brand: Riverhead Trade
ean: 9781573226806, isbn: 1573226807,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 180 reviews
Susan Brind Morrow takes readers from her magical and sometimes troubled childhood in New York State, to the austere splendors of the Egyptian desert. Written with a keen understanding of language, Brind Morrow traces the routes of ideas and images through word origins and time, bringing forth an inner life of words.Used Book in Good Condition.
The Kingdom of Speech
By Little Brown and Company
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mpn: 9780316404624, ean: 9780316404624, isbn: 9780316404624,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 274 reviews
The maestro storyteller and reporter provocatively argues that what we think we know about speech and human evolution is wrong. ''A whooping, joy-filled and hyperbolic raid on, of all things, the theory of evolution.'' (Dwight Garner, New York Times)Tom Wolfe, whose legend began in journalism, takes us on an eye-opening journey that is sure to arouse widespread debate. THE KINGDOM OF SPEECH is a captivating, paradigm-shifting argument that speech--not evolution--is responsible for humanity's
An Intimate Wilderness: Arctic Voices in a Land of Vast Horizons
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ean: 9781771642309, isbn: 9781771642309,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews
Arctic researcher, author, and photographer Norman Hallendy’s journey to the far north began in 1958, when many Inuit, who traditionally lived on the land, were moving to permanent settlements created by the Canadian government. In this unique memoir, Hallendy writes of his adventures, experiences with strange Arctic phenomena, encounters with wildlife, and deep friendships with Inuit elders. Very few have worked so closely with the Inuit to document their traditions, and, in this book,
Irish Travellers' Shelta - A Future Language or a Future for the Language
mpn: 9783656392446, ean: 9783656392446, isbn: 9783656392446,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 239 reviews
Seminar paper from the year 2011 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Linguistics, grade: 2.0, University of Potsdam (Anglistik/Amerikanistik), language: English, abstract: Around 86.000 Irish Travellers live all over the world and define themselves by an unusual and unique lifestyle. They see themselves as a distinct ethnic group that lives within settled society. This view is underlined by a language that is only spoken amongst the members of the travelling community.
Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye
By Brand: Harry N. Abrams
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ean: 9780810932593, isbn: 0810932598,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Walker Evans (1903-1975) ranks with Stieglitz and others as one of America's greatest photographers. With more than 300 superbly reproduced pictures, including some little known color images, this is the first complete retrospective of the photographer's work to appear in print. A unique historical view of American life in the mid-20th century.Used Book in Good Condition.
By Steidl/Aargauer Kunsthaus
ean: 9783865210579, isbn: 3865210570,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 201 reviews
Evelyn Hofer has photographed famous contemporaries and ordinary people in the Basque region, and recently, this passionate portrait photographer has turned married couples and people on the street into her subjects. But Hofer can also wait patiently for hours until her frame contains no people at all. Then she adds the pure beauty of the countryside or a venerable old building to a stark and timeless composition. Throughout her long photographic career, Hofer has sought both motion and
Le Petit Prince - Educational Edition
4.1 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
French language edition of the classic story of meaning, love, and beauty. Considered one of the most beloved books of the century. The Little Prince (French: ''Le Petit Prince''), first published in 1943, is a novella and the most famous work of the French aristocrat writer, poet and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The novella is both the most read and most translated book in the French language, and was voted the best book of the 20th century in France.French language edition.
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