The island within

by Richard K. Nelson

Hardcover, 1989

Status

Available

Publication

San Francisco : North Point Press, 1989.

Description

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 participate in it with reverence and a sense of wonder.

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LibraryThing member suziam48
This is one of my top three reads! The writing is vivid and intimate. Richard Nelson conveys the magic of solitude and nature with candor and depth.
LibraryThing member anne_fitzgerald
An exploration of life in the wilds of the Pacific Northwest, with a Native American code of respect.

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5087

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