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The Resource Silence : in the age of noise, Erling Kagge ; translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook

Silence : in the age of noise, Erling Kagge ; translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook

Label
Silence : in the age of noise
Title
Silence
Title remainder
in the age of noise
Statement of responsibility
Erling Kagge ; translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
"In 1993, Norwegian explorer Erling Kagge spent fifty days walking solo across Antarctica, becoming the first person to reach the South Pole alone, accompanied only by a radio whose batteries he had removed before setting out. In this book, an astonishing and transformative meditation, Kagge explores the silence around us, the silence within us, and the silence we must create. By recounting his own experience and discussing the observations of poets, artists, and explorers, Kagge shows us why silence is essential to our sanity and happiness--and how it can open doors to wonder and gratitude."--Jacket
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kagge, Erling
Dewey number
152.1/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
BJ1499.S5
LC item number
K34513 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Crook, Becky L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Silence
  • Noise
  • Solitude
Label
Silence : in the age of noise, Erling Kagge ; translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn985966747
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781524733230
Lccn
2017012758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)985966747
Label
Silence : in the age of noise, Erling Kagge ; translated from the Norwegian by Becky L. Crook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn985966747
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781524733230
Lccn
2017012758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)985966747

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