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Sacred Sea

A Journey to Lake Baikal

by Peter Thomson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7390979M
ISBN 100195170512
ISBN 109780195170511

Get this from a library! Baikal: sacred sea of Siberia. [Peter Matthiessen; Boyd Norton] -- Matthiessen's powerful tribute to this sacred and endangered landscape is enhanced by myths, folklore, and excerpts from historical texts. Treygan is determined to save his soul mate, their home, and countless sea creatures. Love should always triumph, but in a world ravaged by the kraken’s darkness, the rules of Happily Ever After no longer apply. Nothing is sacred. No one is safe. And for better or worse, the final chapter of Yara and Treygan’s story will be written.

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Netse Mot: One Mind for Xw’ullemy (the Salish Sea) Postponed due to coronavirus. New date TBA. North Steps of the State Capitol Building, Olympia, WA. Netse Mot for Xw’ullemy means “One heart, one mind for the Salish Sea.” At Netse Mot , people from all walks of life will gather together to support Indigenous-led efforts to save the. In Sacred Sea--the first major journalistic examination of Baikal in English--veteran environmental writer Peter Thomson and his younger brother undertake a kind of pilgrimage, journey miles by land and sea to reach this extraordinary lake. At Baikal they find a place of sublime beauty, deep history, and immense natural power.


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Sacred Sea: for a living Salish Sea. Protect and Revitalize the Salish Sea. Your tax-deductible donations to the Tokitae Fund of Lummi Nation's Lhaqtemish Foundation directly supports the Salish Sea Campaign and the work to bring Sk'aliCh'elh-tenaut (Tokitae/Lolita) home. In Sacred Sea--the first major journalistic examination of Baikal in English--veteran environmental writer Peter Thomson and his younger brother undertake a kind of pilgrimage, journey miles by land and sea to reach this extraordinary lake.

At Baikal they find a place of sublime beauty, deep history, and immense natural by: 3. Sacred Sea book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Absoliutno blagopoluchnoe ozero Baikal.

the Russian scientist looking o /5. Absoliutno blagopoluchnoe ozero Baikal. the Russian scientist looking out over the great lake says.

Lake Baikal is Perfect. And humans can never harm it. For a man cut loose from his life in the U.S., Lake Baikal-Siberia's sacred inland sea-becomes a place of pilgrimage, the focal point of a 25,mile journey by land and sea in search of connection, permanence, restoration and hope.

Lake Baikal, the deepest, oldest, and largest supply of fresh water in the world, holds powerful Sacred Sea book over the hearts and minds of Russians. It also drew former Living on Earth Senior Editor, Peter Thomson, on a journey around the world to visit its majestic shores.

He’s written about his experience there in his new book, “Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal” and joins host Steve.

You will find this book a spiritual reflection, a personal memoir, an ecological thriller. It focuses on one of the most unique and special natural wonders of the world, Siberia's Lake Baikal, "The Sacred Sea," and the necessity of saving it as Sacred Sea book a gift to the future and an end in itself/5(5).

"Sacred Sea tells the story of an unforgettable journey to an extraordinary place. More then a travelogue, the book is a meditation on faith and home and purity in a world marked by contamination and impermanence. For anyone who has ever though of ditching it all and heading for the middle of nowhere, Peter Thomson offers a lesson both /5(12).

SACRED SEA A JOURNEY TO LAKE BAIKAL. In this slim but well-packed book, Mancuso (Plant Science/Univ. of Florence; The Revolutionary Genius of Plants: A New Understanding of Plant Intelligence and Behavior,etc.) presents an illuminating and surprisingly lively study of plant life.

He smoothly balances expansive historical exploration. Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal First Edition quantity. Add to cart. SKU: xqhoy Category: Ebook. W elcome to the largest freely available archive of online books about religion, mythology, folklore and the esoteric on the Internet.

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Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal. By Peter Thomson Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal By Peter Thomson Siberia's Lake Baikal is one of nature's most magnificent creations, the largest and deepest body of fresh water in the world. And yet it is nearly unknown outside of Russia. In Sacred Sea--the first major journalistic.

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More then a travelouge, the book is a meditation on faith and home and purity in a world makred by contamination and impermance.5/5(1).

"Sacred Sea: A Journey to Lake Baikal" By Peter Thomson. Oxford University Press, pages, $ hardcover. Russians sing patriotic hymns about Lake Baikal, and with good reason. Divided into four sections, Sacred Sea is as much an adventure as it is a statement. Part 1 begins the journey.

We meet the author and his brother James and learn a little of the purpose. James is a shadowy figure offering companionship to the author but little to the reader.

But that's okay as the book's main character is a place - or several Reviews: 5.Book IL The history of the patriarchs who lived before the Flood; the dwelling of the children of Seth on the Holy Mountain--Mount Hermon--until they were lured by Henun and by the daughters of Cain, to come' down from the mountain.

Cain's death, when slain by Lamech the blind; and the lives of other patriarchs until the birth of Noah.