A Field Guide To Getting Lost
In this investigation into loss, losing and being lost, Rebecca Solnit explores the challenges of living with uncertainty. A Field Guide to Getting Lost takes in subjects as eclectic as memory and mapmaking, Hitchcock movies and Renaissance painting, Beautifully written, this book combines memoir, history and philosophy, shedding glittering new light on the way we live now.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SonjaYoerg - LibraryThing
I'm convinced Rebecca Solnit could talk about any topic and I'd be keen to listen. She is well-read and sensitive, and has a mind like a bird dog, picking up the scent of one idea, hunting it either ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JamesMScott - LibraryThing
An agreeable essay collection about, as the jacket says, "losing oneself in the pleasures of an experience, about wondering and being lost...", and she covers a gamut of the personal as well as ... Read full review