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Underland: A Deep Time Journey

Underland: A Deep Time Journey (EPUB ebook)

By Macfarlane, Robert

A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE 2019 WINNER OF THE STANFORD DOLMAN TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2020 SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING 2020 'You'd be crazy not to read this book' The Sunday TimesA Guardian Best Book of the 21st Centur...yThe highly anticipated new book from the internationally bestselling, prize-winning author of Landmarks, The Lost Words and The Old WaysDiscover the hidden worlds beneath our feet...In Underland, Robert Macfarlane takes us on a journey into the worlds beneath our feet. From the ice-blue depths of Greenland's glaciers, to the underground networks by which trees communicate, from Bronze Age burial chambers to the rock art of remote Arctic sea-caves, this is a deep-time voyage into the planet's past and future. Global in its geography, gripping in its voice and haunting in its implications, Underland is a work of huge range and power, and a remarkable new chapter in Macfarlane's long-term exploration of landscape and the human heart.SHORTLISTED FOR THE RSL ONDAATJE PRIZE 2020 'Underland is a magnificent feat of writing, travelling and thinking that feels genuinely frontier pushing, unsettling and exploratory' Evening Standard'Marvellous... Neverending curiosity, generosity of spirit, erudition, bravery and clarity... This is a book well worth reading' The Times 'Extraordinary... at once learned and readable, thrilling and beautifully written' Observer
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ISBN 9780241146422
Published 2 May 2019
Publisher Penguin
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780241146422
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin
Released 2 May 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Macfarlane, Robert
Category Other Prose: Classical, Early & Medieval
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Mining Industry
Ecological Science, The Biosphere
Applied Ecology
Conservation Of Wildlife & Habitats
Alternative & Renewable Energy Sources & Technology
Natural History, Country Life & Pets
Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
Travel & Holiday
Travel Writing
Number of Pages 496
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 910.202
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress NATURE / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection, NATURE / Fossils, NATURE / Rocks & Minerals, NATURE / Ecosystems & Habitats / Rivers
NBS Text Travel Writing
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education