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On Migration - a book by Padel, Ruth

On Migration

Dangerous Journeys and the Living World

On Migration( )
Author: Padel, Ruth
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Counterpoint LLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

"Life began with migration.” In a magnificent tapestry of life on the move, Ruth Padel weaves poems and prose, science and religion, wild nature and human history, to conjure a world created and sustained by migration. 'We're all from somewhere else,' she begins. "Migration builds civilization but also causes displacement.” From the Holy Family’s Flight into Egypt, the Lost Colony on Roanoke and the famous photograph 'Migrant Mother’, she turns...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Human Geography
Science / Life Sciences / Zoology / General
Science / Life Sciences / Botany
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:0.906 Pounds

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