At the Edge of History and Passages about Earth: A Double Book

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SteinerBooks, 1990 - History - 446 pages
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Seminal works of cultural history that changed the way we think about ourselves.
 

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essential companion reading to Future Shock and The Making of the Counterculture.

Contents

Looking for History in LA
3
Going Beyond It At Big Sur
24
Getting Back to Things at MIT
59
Values and Conflict Through History the view from a Canadian retreat
92
AD2000 The Millennium Under New Management
135
The ReVisioning of History
152
The Liftoff Limits
3
Walking Out On The University
12
The Individual as Institution
32
The World State and the Shadow of HG Wells
60
Of Physics and Tantra Yoga
90
Planetary Mythologies
127
To Findhorn and Lindisfarne
160
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Page xix - A condition of complete simplicity (Costing not less than everything) And all shall be well and All manner of thing shall be well When the tongues of flame are infolded Into the crowned knot of fire And the fire and the rose are one.

About the author (1990)

William Irwin Thompson is the author of "At the Edge of History," "The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light" and "Imaginary Landscapes," He lives in Switzerland.

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