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

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

Label
The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism
Title
The lost art of walking
Title remainder
the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Nicholson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A cultural commentator evaluates walking from a range of disciplines to consider how the activity has inspired sporting events, mystical revelations, and artistic legacies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholson, Geoff
Dewey number
796.51
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV199.5
LC item number
.N534 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Walking
Label
The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism, Geoff Nicholson
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
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781594489983
Lccn
2008025182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • BK0007662379
  • 1149555
Label
The lost art of walking : the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism, Geoff Nicholson
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
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781594489983
Lccn
2008025182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • BK0007662379
  • 1149555

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