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

Kagge, Erling, (author.). Crook, Becky L., (translator.).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 152.15 KAG (Text) 840191002495204 Auburn Plaza - Adult Nonfiction Checked out 08/31/2018
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch 152.15 KAG (Text) 78551000534180 Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 152.15 KAGG (Text) 39231033440617 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 152.15 KAGGE (Text) 30403002280360 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524733230
  • ISBN: 1524733237
  • Physical Description: 143 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2017]

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"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 head 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 an ow it can open doors to wonder and gratitude." -- Book jacket.
Subject: Silence > Meditations.
Noise > Meditations.
Solitude > Meditations.

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