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A Walk in the Garden of Time

A Walk in the Garden of Time( )
Author: Tierney, John
Series title:A Walk in the Garden of Time Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $7.99
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We don't think about time much, do we?Time surrounds us. We can't think about it any more than a fish can imagine the water around him.Einstein said time is an illusion. Henri Bergson see it as "duration", a natural flow. A Buddhist would see a circle, a priest as eternity's antechamber, a historian a history of human development and decay. It's all these things and more. In this book, I distinguish between chronological, personal and circular approaches to time. There is a large gap...
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Tierney, John (Author)
John Tierney is a journalist and author. He writes a science column, Findings, and the TierneyLab blog for the New York Times.

In collaboration with novelist Christopher Buckley, Tierney co-wrote the comic novel, God Is My Broker. He also wrote The Best-Case Scenario Handbook, a parody of the popular Worst-Case Scenario Handbook series. Tierney also co-wrote the book Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength with psychologist Roy F. Baumeister.


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