The Sacred Balance: Rediscovering Our Place in Nature

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Prometheus Books, 1998 - Nature - 259 pages
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Inspiring and uplifting, David Suzuki explains our biological needs, which include dependence on air, water, soil, and the sun's energy--and a fifth vital need, the diversity of life itself. Suzuki shows how these elements connect us to each other and to the Earth and how human beings have a genetically programmed need to live with other species. THE SACRED BALANCE offers the seeds of a new direction for us all. Illustrated.

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A very well-thought-out book explaining man's place in nature. Modern humans have been around for only the very briefest of moments in the geologic or biologic history of the earth. Yet in that short ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter Two The Breath of All Green Things
29
Chapter Three The Oceans Flowing through Our Veins
52
Chapter Four Made from the Soil
76
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McConnell is a writer for the Nature of Things.

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