Moving Closer To Nature Lessons For Landscapes And Livelihoods From The Miyun Landscape China

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Editor: IUCN
ISBN: 283171494X
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Next To Nature Art

Author: Penelope Lively
Editor: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241960274
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Next to Nature, Art is the fourth novel by Booker Prize winning author Penelope Lively. Run by Toby and Paula, the centre offers ordinary people a chance to learn from professional artists skilled in poetry, sculpture, ceramics, and the like. Artists like Greg, the New England poet, whose works are strangely absent; or Bob the lascivious potter who sells his Toby jugs to department stores. As the latest group of students arrives, tensions begin to run high and artistic temperaments are much on display. In fact much more is learnt about expressing oneself than was ever suggested on the prospectus. 'Delightful . . . complex and exquisite. Penelope Lively's prose is beautiful and spare and she is a master of understatement' Daily Telegraph 'Her economy and wit are apparent on every page . . . it all leads to a splendid climax . . . wonderful, sensible, funny Penelope Lively' Evening Standard Penelope Lively is the author of many prize-winning novels and short-story collections for both adults and children. She has twice been shortlisted for the Booker Prize: once in 1977 for her first novel, The Road to Lichfield, and again in 1984 for According to Mark. She later won the 1987 Booker Prize for her highly acclaimed novel Moon Tiger. Her other books include Going Back; Judgement Day; Next to Nature, Art; Perfect Happiness; Passing On; City of the Mind; Cleopatra's Sister; Heat Wave; Beyond the Blue Mountains, a collection of short stories; Oleander, Jacaranda, a memoir of her childhood days in Egypt; Spiderweb; her autobiographical work, A House Unlocked; The Photograph; Making It Up; Consequences; Family Album, which was shortlisted for the 2009 Costa Novel Award, and How It All Began. She is a popular writer for children and has won both the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Award. She was appointed CBE in the 2001 New Year's Honours List, and DBE in 2012. Penelope Lively lives in London.

Close To Nature

Author: Frank Visser
Editor: Uitgeverij Luster
ISBN: 9789460581984
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* From the same authors who brought you the bestselling At the Ocean photobook* Filled with full-color photographs of gorgeous houses in their wild, natural settings* For adventurer travelers and lovers of beautyPhotographer Mirjam Bleeker and stylist and designer Frank Visser have known each other for more than 18 years. During this time they have traveled around the world, often without a fixed plan, seeking adventure and beautiful houses. On their travels, they visited the homes and holiday retreats of some fascinating people, built in the most beautiful and unspoiled places. Immortalized in gorgeous full-color photographs, this book is a homage to the remote way of life.

Close To Nature

Author: Norman Lee Swartout
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Raw Architectural Engagements With Nature

Author: Solveig Bøe
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317071387
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Through cross-disciplinary explorations of and engagements with nature as a forming part of architecture, this volume sheds light on the concepts of both nature and architecture. Nature is examined in a raw intermediary state, where it is noticeable as nature, despite, but at the same time through, man’s effort at creating form. This is done by approaching nature from the perspective of architecture, understood, not only as concrete buildings, but as a fundamental human way both of being in, and relating to, the world. Man finds and forms places where life may take place. Consequently, architecture may be understood as ranging from the simple mark on the ground and primitive enclosure, to the contemporary megalopolis. Nature inheres in many aesthetic forms of expression. In architecture, however, nature emerges with a particular power and clarity, which makes architecture a raw kind of art. Even though other forms of art, as well as aesthetic phenomena outside the arts, are addressed, the analogy to architecture will be evident and important. Thus, by using the concept of ’raw’ as a focal point, this book provides new approaches to architecture in a broad sense, as well as other aesthetic and artistic practices, and will be of interest to readers from different fields of the arts and humanities, spanning from philosophy and theology to history of art, architecture and music.

Study Nature Love Nature Stay Close To Nature It Will Never Fail You Frank Lloyd Wright

Author: Hiking & Camping Lovers
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Get Lost In Nature and You Will Find Yourself If snowcapped peaks, jagged cliffs, towering volcanoes and verdant forests are calling your name, then there's no better time than the present to grab your boots and hit the trails. Based on the opinions of travelers and experts, here is the best Hiking Log Book for your hikes.Yes, finally a place to keep track of all those epic hikes that can get a little dirty. Features: You can Track : Terrain and Path Trails Facts(Location, Hiking time, Distance...) Hiking Buddies Weather Trail Conditions Your Backpack Gear and Materials Premium matte cover Printed on 100% eco-friendly. Size : 6" x 9" - 120 pages(The Perfect Size) High quality interior stock, designed by a mother of 4 in the U.S.A with Love and Care. Visit our brand name at the top for a wide variety of covers.

Encyclopedia Of Women And Religion In North America Women In North American Catholicism

Author: Rosemary Skinner Keller
Editor: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253346889
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A fundamental and well-illustrated reference collection for anyone interested in the role of women in North American religious life.

Study Nature Love Nature Stay Close To Nature It Will Never Fail You Frank Lloyd Wright Composition Book

Author: Kari A. Notebook
Editor: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781090472984
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Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. Quote is from Frank Lloyd Wright The Kari A. Notebook Composition Book / Notebook is ready for any assignment and is used by students all over the world. Except, mine are different. They have fun colorful covers! College Ruled 7.44 x 9.69" Softcover Composition Book / Notebook CLASSROOM CLASSIC WITH A TWIST! This is not your boring Composition Book! All of my notebooks are colorful and fun! So many to choose from, you are sure to find one! READY NOW FOR EVERYONE ON THE GO My Composition Notebook are ready for any assignment! Don't limit yourself to only school notes! This size is perfect for writers (start that novel), journaling (ideas for a blog perhaps), brainstorming (entrepreneurs keep all your thoughts and doodles together), diary (oh la la), dream diary (make your dream come true) prayer notes (letters to God) and so more! GIFT WITH HEART Makes great gifts for students, teacher, family, friends, and employees. In fact, it is a great gift for anyone that needs a colorful and fun notebook for writing, journaling, prayer notes, and of course, the old stand by - note taking. A new owner of a notebook said he purchased mine one for his girlfriend, and she loved it! XOXO NaNoWriMo...What? NaNoWriMo -- National Novel Writing Month -- comes each November. The goal is to write 50,000 words of your novel in one month and then you "win." (You get to brag about writing 50,000 words in one month.) My notebooks are the perfect gift for NaNoWriMo writers - for any month! DOES KARI A. NOTEBOOK USE HER OWN NOTEBOOKS? Um...YES! The first notebooks I designed were for me. I needed a notebook to keep my research references, to-do lists, friends emails, important websites (for when I am at college), mind-maps, gosh, the list goes on! I wanted something more...cute. Let's be honest, the 'go to' composition books are kinda boring. I also like the comments I get from other students, friends and faculty about my notebook. (Oh, and ladies, I seem to attract a lot of attention from guys looking at my notebooks. Not saying love will blossom, or anything like that, but, sometimes we like the attention. Oh, and the same goes for the guys too,)

Lyon Et La R Gion Lyonnaise En 1906

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Sharks

Author: Ben Hubbard
Editor: Carlton Kids
ISBN: 9781783124510
Size: 11,32 MB
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Follow the author as he tracks down, researches and comes a little too close for comfort to these incredible sharks.