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6 edition of Living in Mountains (Life on the Edge) found in the catalog.

Living in Mountains (Life on the Edge)

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English

  • Juvenile Geography,
  • Juvenile Multicultural Studies,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s All Ages - Travel - General,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • General,
  • People & Places - General,
  • Readers - Chapter Books,
  • Science & Nature - Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Human geography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mountains

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11514018M
    ISBN 10083688342X
    ISBN 109780836883428

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Living in Mountains (Life on the Edge) by Tea Benduhn Download PDF EPUB FB2

The finest book ever written on nature and landscape in Britain (Guardian)A masterpiece Amongst the greatest works of nature writing to come out of Britain (Chitra Ramaswamy The Scotsman) Most works of mountain literature are written by men, and most of them focus on the goal of the summit/5(29).

The full title of this book is The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland. The author and poet, Nan Shepherd (), was born, spent much of her life and died in Aberdeen, Scotland/5.

The Guardian - Back to home. The Living Mountain by Nan Shepherd – review To intrude a note of coarseness, £10 might seem a lot for a book barely over.

A British author and academic, Robert Macfarlane is an author of prize-winning books on the themes of memory, landscape, nature, environmentalism and travel and regularly writes for publications including the Guardian and the first book, Mountains of the Mind won the Guardian First Book Award and the Somerset Maugham Award.

His other works include, The Old 5/5(3). The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland - Kindle edition by Shepherd, Nan, Macfarlane, Robert. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland/5(). I first read this book as a teenager and dreamt about going and living in a hollowed out tree myself in the mountains. As a youth it seemed so romantic.

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Dutton in It features a boy who learns about courage, independence, and the need for companionship while attempting to Author: Jean Craighead George. Chapter 1 Welcome to the Mountains 4 --Chapter 2 People of the Mountains 8 --Chapter 3 Living in the Mountains 12 --Chapter 4 People and the Mountains Today Responsibility: by Tea Benduhn.

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This colorful, fact-filled book takes readers on an exciting field trip to the mountainous regions of the world. Readers will learn about valleys and plateaus, how people in the mountains make their livings, and the differences between a mountain and a volcano. Her book is a wry, beautiful hymn to "living all the way through".

And walking, for Shepherd, is the best way to "live through". On foot for hour after hour, you "walk the flesh transparent". Children reading this book explore a stunning mountain habitat while learning how to tell the difference between living and nonliving things, such as soil, snow, and birds.

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'The finest book ever written on nature and landscape in Britain' Guardian In this masterpiece of nature writing, Nan Shepherd describes her journeys into the Cairngorm mountains of Scotland. There she encounters a world that can be breathtakingly beautiful at times and shockingly harsh at others/5().

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I bought this book as a Christmas present for a friend,but had a quick read first.I found it beautifully written, with a wonderful love and observation of the deserves to be read and appreciated by all who love walking and the life affirming silence of wandering in mountains and on plateaus,with minerals,wildlife and plants part /5().

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Four young Piedmontese women—Ada, Frida, Silvia and Bianca—living secretly in the mountains surrounding Turin, risked their lives to overthrow Italy’s authoritarian government.

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