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The Resource Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs, Richard Louv, (Large Print)

Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs, Richard Louv, (Large Print)

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Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs
Title
Our wild calling
Title remainder
how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs
Statement of responsibility
Richard Louv
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Our Wild Calling makes the case for protecting, promoting, and creating a sustainable and shared habitat for all creatures--not out of fear, but out of love. Transformative and inspiring, this book points us toward what we all long for in the age of technology: real connection." --Amazon.com
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BKL
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Louv, Richard
Dewey number
615.8/5158
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print lifestyles
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  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals
  • Human-animal communication
  • Large type books
  • Animals
  • Human-animal communication
  • Human-animal relationships
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Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs, Richard Louv, (Large Print)
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-597) and index
Contents
Introduction: A mystery -- Beautiful acts: life-changing encounters with species not our own. In the family of animals ; The aching heart ; The mind-altering power of deep animal connection ; The octopus who stopped time -- What the wild heart still knows: the art and science of communicating with other animals. Becoming the grasshopper ; Intimacy is all around us ; Earth's oldest language ; How to talk with birds ; Playing well with others -- How we co-become: wonderdogs and werecats, therapy lizards and robot pets. More than human ; The animal lover ; Reptiles and ambivalence ; The boy who said horse ; The replacements: do we really need animals -- The age of connectedness: creating a home for all creatures. New ways to live together ; The betweens ; Welcome to Symbiocene City ; The new Noahs -- Wild souls: love, humility, and the principle of reciprocity. Dreaming animals ; The peaceable kingdom ; Learning and teaching in a school of animals ; The bear
Control code
on1137317103
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
641 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432873394
Lccn
on1137317103
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1137317103
Label
Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs, Richard Louv, (Large Print)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-597) and index
Contents
Introduction: A mystery -- Beautiful acts: life-changing encounters with species not our own. In the family of animals ; The aching heart ; The mind-altering power of deep animal connection ; The octopus who stopped time -- What the wild heart still knows: the art and science of communicating with other animals. Becoming the grasshopper ; Intimacy is all around us ; Earth's oldest language ; How to talk with birds ; Playing well with others -- How we co-become: wonderdogs and werecats, therapy lizards and robot pets. More than human ; The animal lover ; Reptiles and ambivalence ; The boy who said horse ; The replacements: do we really need animals -- The age of connectedness: creating a home for all creatures. New ways to live together ; The betweens ; Welcome to Symbiocene City ; The new Noahs -- Wild souls: love, humility, and the principle of reciprocity. Dreaming animals ; The peaceable kingdom ; Learning and teaching in a school of animals ; The bear
Control code
on1137317103
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
641 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432873394
Lccn
on1137317103
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1137317103

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