Travelling Light

Author: Alastair Sawday
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1408708515
Size: 46.92 MB
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Eccentrics are an endangered species and need as much protection as does the house sparrow.' Travelling Light is a gradual awakening to the fragility of everything we love through contemplative, consciously slow journeying.

The New Astronomy Book

Author: Danny Faulkner
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
ISBN: 1614584141
Size: 27.75 MB
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Scientists send light to a mirror, and the mirror reflects the light back to where the
light started. The scientists can measure the time that the total trip makes, and by
dividing twice the distance between the light source and the mirror by the
elapsed time, they find the speed of light. But this assumes that the light traveled
many people as a bit contrived. Finally, the author of this book has proposed
what he calls the dasha solution to the light-travel-time problem. Many people
think that God ...

The Crossing Place A Journey Among The Armenians

Author: Philip Marsden
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007397771
Size: 56.95 MB
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The reaction of the Turkish state has been denial – denial that there was ever a
systematic campaign to rid the country of Armenians, denial that Armenian
deaths were anything more than incidental damage caused by civil conflict.
Armenian anger intensified. ... But I now realise that what people really meant
was this: why did I immerse myself so completely, cut myself off so entirely, in
order to travel through the diaspora and down to the southern Caucasus? That
year was the most ...

In The Empire Of Genghis Khan A Journey Among Nomads Text Only

Author: Stanley Stewart
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007394039
Size: 24.77 MB
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He might have been a passenger, uncharacteristically travelling light. His mood
had not improved since the first evening I met him when the ship was docked in
Istanbul. 'In the Ukraine, in Russia, shipping has no future,' he said, shaking his
head. 'There are no opportunities. When I first went to sea, the Soviet Union was
a great naval power. Its ships sailed the world. It is unbelievable what has
happened to us. You will see in Sevastopol. The great Black Sea Fleet. The naval
docks ...

Paris Paris

Author: David Downie
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307886093
Size: 55.55 MB
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Photographs by Alison Harris. “I loved his collection of essays and anyone who’s visited Paris in the past, or plans to visit in the future, will be equally charmed as well.” —David Lebovitz, author of The Sweet Life in Paris “[A] ...