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Riverwalking

reflections on moving water

by Kathleen Dean Moore

  • 147 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Lyons & Burford in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moore, Kathleen Dean,
  • Nature,
  • Rivers -- United States,
  • Human ecology

  • Edition Notes

    143,365

    StatementKathleen Dean Moore.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. cm.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23262185M
    ISBN 101558214089
    LC Control Number95000269

    Kathleen Dean Moore. Kathleen Dean Moore is the Distinguished Professor of Environmental Philosophy Emerita at Oregon State University. She is the author or editor of many books, including Wild Comfort, The Pine Island Paradox, Rachel Carson, Holdfast, Riverwalking, and countless ’s nature books have won the Oregon Book Award, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers' Award, and the. Camping La Vie en Rose, Escanecrabe, Midi-Pyrenees, France. likes 35 talking about this 39 were here. Luxury camping in the South of France5/5(11).


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The premise of this small book is wonderful naturalist and philosopher Kathleen Dean Moore used rivers as a theme tying together essays on river-boating and camping and fly-fishing, often with her grown children and husband/5.

Books by Kathleen Dean Moore List of articles in category Books; Title; Piano Tide: A Novel Great Tide Rising Pardons Rachel Carson How It Is Riverwalking Holdfast Moral Ground Wild Comfort The Pine Island Paradox Recent Blog Posts.

We Are the Spotters. The title of this book is what caught my eye - as a kid, I loved walking in rivers, feeling the water rushing against my skin - I still do. Although there are plenty of rivers running through the essays in this book, there is more to them than that. My favorite essay is the chapter dedicated to Cited by: 5.

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Riverwalking is powerful a moving and vital little book Moore has found the connections among the land, the human race, life and the souls of everything around us. Reading this book is like being taken by the hand a guided through something very new.” -- Salem Statesman Journal.

"In this probing and lyrical book, Moore reminds readers of the inter-relatedness of all living things through time, and she offers a clarion call to summon the moral courage to 'rage against the dying' of the Earth. An impassioned and well-reasoned cry for 'great rising tides of affirmation of justice and human decency and shared thriving.'".

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In Piano Tide, the debut novel by award-winning naturalist, philosopher, activist, and writer Kathleen Dean Moore, we are introduced to town father Axel Hagerman, who has made a killing in this remote Alaskan harbor by selling off the spruce, the cedar, the herring and halibut.

Helene, the founder of Adirondack Riverwalking, asked her partner, Bob, to take her fly fishing several years ago. She enjoyed every aspect of the experience - that is, until she caught a fish. Although the trout was released, the potential stress and harm caused to the fish took away from her enjoyment of.

"Riverwalking," an exploration of rivers, received the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Book Award and was a finalist for the Oregon Book Award. "Holdfast," named for the root-like structure binding kelp to rocks, received the Sigurd Olson Nature Writing Award.

Sometimes books of this genre are closer to a collection of random thoughts that are not necessarily interesting to others. This book is not like that. Just enough details of places to make it substantive and interesting, and just enough musings to get one thinking somewhat along the same lines/5.

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This book is the record of her experiences. It’s a stunning collection of carefully observed accounts of her life—tracking otters on the beach, cooking breakfast in the desert, canoeing in a snow squall, wading among migrating salmon in the dark—but it is also a profound /5.

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About Kathleen Kathleen Dean Moore is a writer, moral philosopher, and environmental thought-leader, devoted to the defense of the lovely, reeling world. As a writer, Moore first came to public attention with award-winning books of essays that celebrate and explore the wet, wild world of rivers, islands, and tidal shores - Riverwalking.

See posts, photos and more on Facebook. Riverwalking Reflections on Moving Water (Book): Moore, Kathleen Dean: In twenty provocative essays Moore invites us to share the natural world Z99 her as she rafts down rapids hikes through dunes and walks along riverbanks.

Splendid short riverside rustications in a first collection from Moore (Philosophy/ Oregon State Univ.). These are ""river essays because I began to write each one alongside a stream or floating down a river, and so they may still carry the smell of willows and rainbow trout,"" explains Moore.

Indeed they do, all 20 of these little river songs (the author might call them essays, but that's too. Wild Comfort is the fourth Kathleen Dean Moore book I have read. She writes of nature, life, love, loss -- almost poetry, extremely easy to read.

Nearly every page contains a phrase that has me reading and re-reading, wondering how she manages to paint such vivid pictures for me. She has even written a chapter in this book, Never Alone or Weary 5/5(2).

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&#;A smart, compassionate, and wise meditation on living in place&#; (Terry Tempest Williams). Riverwalking: Reflections on Moving Water by Kathleen Dean Moore Summary: " In these twenty elegant essays, a philosopher and amateur naturalist meanders along the rivers and streams of the american West-and muses on love, loss, aging, motherhood, happiness, the art of poking around, and other important matters.

In addition to her philosophical writing for professional journals, Moore is the author of several books of nature essays, including Wild Comfort: The Solace of Nature; Riverwalking; and The Pine Island Paradox, winner of the Oregon Book Award/5.

I first met nature writer and philosophy professor Kathleen Dean Moore in I had already dog-eared my copy of her first collection of essays, Riverwalking: Reflections on Moving Water, when she came through town to read from her next book, Holdfast: At Home in the Natural three decades Moore taught philosophy in Oregon, raised a son and daughter, and wrote books about the.

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In these twenty elegant essays, a philosopher and amateur naturalist meanders along the rivers and streams of the american West-and muses on love, loss, aging, motherhood, happiness, the art of poking around, and other important matters.

“A smart, compassionate, and wise meditation on living in place” (Terry Tempest Williams). Kathleen Dean Moore has 42 books on Goodreads with ratings. Kathleen Dean Moore’s most popular book is Wild Comfort: The Solace of Nature.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: New York: Lyons & Burford, Description: xvi, pages ; 19 cm. Kathleen Dean Moore (bornBerea, Ohio) is a philosopher, writer, and environmental activist from Oregon State early creative nonfiction writing focused on the cultural and spiritual values of the natural world, especially shorelines and islands.

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Cut off my ears, my nose, cut off my legs, and I could still live. But take away the air, and I die. Take away the sun, and I die. Take away the plants and the animals, and I die. So why would I think my body is more a part of me than the sun and the earth.

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