A distant shore

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T. Nelson, Jun 1, 1994 - Fiction - 237 pages
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One evening, artist Ewan Jones notices a brilliant emerald-green object hurtling from the heights of the seaside mountain called The Rock, and he becomes obsessed with finding it--despite all obstacles. A beautifully written allegory of spiritual quest that will attract all truth-seekers.

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Contents

Section 1
14
Section 2
27
Section 3
38
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About the author (1994)

Sir John Houghton CBE, FRS is a former Chairman of the Scientific Assessment Working Group of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Chairman of the UK's Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution, Vice President of the World Meteorological Organisation, President of the Royal Meteorological Society, and Professor of Atmospheric Physics at Oxford University. He was Chief Executive of the UK Meteorological Office from 1983 to his retirement in 1991. As well as the previous editions of this book, he is author of The Physics of Atmospheres (Cambridge University Press, in three editions), and has published numerous research papers and contributed to many influential research documents. Sir John and his wife Sheila live in Wales.

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