Awakening to Nature: Renewing Your Life by Connecting with the Natural World

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McGraw Hill Professional, 2001 - Nature - 261 pages
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Today most people spend the bulk of their day indoors, plugged into technology but completely disconnected from nature. Reestablishing a connection with the natural realm isn't just a question of wanting to do it, it's knowing how to do it. Awakening to Nature is practical primer for those who've lost touch with nature. It offers a variety of simple, sensible ways to maintain a fulfilling relationship with the natural world on a daily basis, without giving up the conveniences of modern life.

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Cook (The Essential Guide to Hiking in the United States) here offers numerous ideas for the novice on getting to know nature. Arguing that modern society suffers from emotional and mental deprivation ... Read full review


Remembering Our Roots3
Envisioning a More Natural Life15
Inviting Nature Indoors27

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Charles Cook, a respected authority on outdoor activities and communing with nature, is the author of several highly praised outdoor books, including The Essential Guide to Hiking in the United States.

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