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0241309883
Paperback:Silence : in the age of noise / Erling Kagge / translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook:2018 Silence : in the age of noise / Erling Kagge / translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook
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Author: Kagge, Erling
Author: Crook, Becky L.
Year: 2018
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Classification: 152.15
Publisher: Penguin Books, 2018
Volume: Kagge
ISBN: 0241309883 9780241309889
Control number 0241309883
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This translation originally published: UK: Viking, 2017
Published outside the British Isles
Behind a cacophony of traffic noise, iPhone alerts and our ever-spinning thoughts, an elusive notion - silence - lies in wait. But what really is silence? Where can it be found? And why is it more important now than ever? Erling Kagge, the Norwegian adventurer and polymath, once spent fifty days walking solo in Antarctica with a broken radio. In this meditative, charming and surprisingly powerful book, he explores the power of silence and the importance of shutting out the world. Whether you're in deep wilderness, taking a shower or on the dance floor, you can experience perfect stillness if you know where to look. And from it grows self-knowledge, gratitude, wonder and much more.
PSY, Psychology
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Year: 2017
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Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Hardback
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Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Hardback
Classification: 158
Content type: Bibliography
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Author: Kagge, Erling
Translator: Crook, Becky L.
Year: 2020
Language: English
Interest category: Sport
Media class: Paperback
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Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Penguin Books
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