Wisdom of the Elders: Sacred Native Stories of Nature
Huge Savings Item! Save 18% on the Wisdom of the Elders: Sacred Native Stories of Nature by Brand: Bantam at Biblio Smiles. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. An in-depth, meticulously documented exploration of the ecological wisdom of Native Peoples from around the worldArranged thematically, Wisdom of the
Arranged thematically, Wisdom of the Elders contains sacred stories and traditions on the interrelationships between humans and the environment as well as perspectives from modern science, which more often than not validate the sacred, ancient Wisdom of the Elders. Native peoples and environments discussed range from the Inuit Arctic and the Native Americans of the Northwest coast, the Sioux of the Plains, and the Pueblo, Hopi, and Navajo of the Southwest to the Australian Outback, to the rich, fecund tropics of Africa, Malaysia, and the Amazon.
“Our technological civilization is speeding toward a violent collision with nature, and we are threatening the ability of the Earth—our home—to support life as we know it. Suzuki and Knudtson’s extraordinary work powerfully reminds us that we are indeed one with the Earth. We are truly indebted to them for charting for us the course toward a healthy and sustaining relationship with our planet.”—Vice President Al Gore
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- ISBN13: 9780553372632
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|Item Weight:||0.89 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.75 x 8.5 x 8.5 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.99 pounds|
|Package Size:||5.25 x 0.73 x 0.73 inches|