Underland
  • Author : Robert Macfarlane
  • Release Date : 02 May 2019
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Genre : Nature
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 13 : 9780241146422
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Book Description: The unmissable new book from the bestselling, prize-winning author of Landmarks, The Old Ways and The Lost Words Discover the hidden worlds beneath our feet... In Underland, Robert Macfarlane takes a dazzling journey into the concealed geographies of the ground beneath our feet - the hidden regions beneath the visible surfaces of the world. From the vast below-ground mycelial networks by which trees communicate, to the ice-blue depths of glacial moulins, and from North Yorkshire to the Lofoten Islands, he traces an uncharted, deep-time voyage. Underland a thrilling new chapter in Macfarlane's long-term exploration of the relations of landscape and the human heart. 'He is the great nature writer, and nature poet, of this generation' Wall Street Journal 'Packed with stories based in geography, history, myth, gossip, legend, religion, geology and the natural world. Macfarlane's writing moves and enthrals' The Times on The Old Ways 'Irradiated by a profound sense of wonder... Few books give such a sense of enchantment; it is a book to give to many, and to return to repeatedly' Independent on Landmarks

Underland

Underland

Author : Robert Macfarlane
Publisher : Penguin UK
Genre : Nature
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The unmissable new book from the bestselling, prize-winning author of Landmarks, The Old Ways and The Lost Words Discover the hidden worlds beneath our feet... In Underland, Robert Macfarlane takes a dazzling journey into the concealed geographies of the ground beneath our feet - the hidden regions beneath the visible ...

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Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Nature
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National Bestseller • New York Times “100 Notable Books of the Year” • NPR “Favorite Books of 2019” • Guardian “100 Best Books of the 21st Century” • Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award From the best-selling, award-winning author of Landmarks and The Old Ways, a haunting voyage into the planet’s past and future. Hailed ...

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Publisher : W. W. Norton
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From the best-selling, award-winning author of Landmarks and The Old Ways, a haunting voyage into the planet's past and future....

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Author : Suzanne Collins
Publisher : Scholastic UK
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Scholastic UK
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Scholastic UK
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Scholastic UK
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Genre : Literary Collections
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Publisher : Scholastic UK
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
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