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Author Nicholson, Geoff, 1953-

Title The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson.

Imprint New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.51 NIC    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    796.51 NIC    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    796.51 NIC    Available
Description 276 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Los Angeles : walking wounded with Ray and Phil and others -- Eccentrics, obsessives, artists : walks with Richard Long, captain Barclay, et al. -- Nicholson's London, your London, anybody's London -- As I tripped out one morning : music, movement, movies -- A man walks into a bar : New York, the shape of the city, down among the psychogeographers and mixologists -- Some desert walkers, walking in and out of nature, with and without god -- The walking photograph -- Walking home and away from home -- Perfect and imperfect walks, last walks, the walks we didn't take.
Subject Walking.
Voyages and travels.
ISBN 9781594489983
159448998X

 
    
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