The Ragged Edge of Silence

The Ragged Edge of Silence

Finding Peace in A Noisy World

Book - 2011
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Francis explores the long tradition of silence and its effect through the ages, as well as the enormous impact it has on the modern world.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2011
ISBN: 9781426207235
Call Number: 814.6 F8188r 2011
Characteristics: 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: National Geographic Society (U.S.)


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After witnessing the effects of an oil spill in San Francisco Bay, John Francis embarked on 17 years of self-imposed silence and 22 years of walking. Francis interweaves stories of silence throughout history and around the world. Meditations on listening and communication, and other practical ex... Read More »

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