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The Resource To breathe with birds : a book of landscapes, Václav Cílek ; translated by Evan W. Mellander ; photographs by Morna Livingston ; foreword by Laurie Olin

To breathe with birds : a book of landscapes, Václav Cílek ; translated by Evan W. Mellander ; photographs by Morna Livingston ; foreword by Laurie Olin

Label
To breathe with birds : a book of landscapes
Title
To breathe with birds
Title remainder
a book of landscapes
Statement of responsibility
Václav Cílek ; translated by Evan W. Mellander ; photographs by Morna Livingston ; foreword by Laurie Olin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Photographer
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • eng
Summary
The first book-length appearance of V#65533;clav C#65533;lek's work in English translation, To Breathe with Birds delves into the imaginative and emotional bonds we form with landscapes and how human existence--a recent development, geologically speaking--shapes and is shaped by a sense of place
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cílek, Václav
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Language note
Texts were originally written in Czech
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mellander, Evan W.
  • Livingston, Morna
  • Olin, Laurie
Series statement
Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscapes
  • Landscapes
  • Cultural landscapes
  • Cultural geography
  • Nature and civilization
  • Czech Republic
  • Bohemia (Czech Republic)
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Cultural geography
  • Cultural landscapes
  • Landscapes
  • Nature and civilization
  • Travel
  • Czech Republic
  • Czech Republic
Label
To breathe with birds : a book of landscapes, Václav Cílek ; translated by Evan W. Mellander ; photographs by Morna Livingston ; foreword by Laurie Olin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Tranquility at the Fundaments of the World
  • 7. The Masked Moose and Other Stories
  • 8. Dreaming About Vigilance: A Nut from Nine Undersea Hazel Trees
  • 9. Journey to India: In Benares One Comes to Understand That One Was Born in Libeň
  • 10. The Breath of Bones and Places
  • 11. The Standard Central Bohemian Vision
  • 12. Places from the Other Side
  • 13. On Landscape Memory and the Stone of St. Ivan at Bytíz near Příbram
  • 14. The Man Who Used to Write in a Forsaken Landscape
  • 15. The Six-Cornered Snowflake
  • --
  • 16. Bees of the Invisible
  • Acknowledgments
  • Foreword, by Laurie Olin
  • Preface: Gathering Strength and Drinking Dawn in the Landscape of Home
  • 1. Geodiversity and Changes in the Bohemian Landscape
  • 2. A Tree as a Family Member
  • 3. A Revolution of Surface: Successful as Asphalt
  • 4. Journey to Uničov or About the Gap Between the Birds
  • 5. Walking Through a Landscape
Control code
ocn905856001
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (193 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812291063
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812291063
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt136m9c0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905856001
Label
To breathe with birds : a book of landscapes, Václav Cílek ; translated by Evan W. Mellander ; photographs by Morna Livingston ; foreword by Laurie Olin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Tranquility at the Fundaments of the World
  • 7. The Masked Moose and Other Stories
  • 8. Dreaming About Vigilance: A Nut from Nine Undersea Hazel Trees
  • 9. Journey to India: In Benares One Comes to Understand That One Was Born in Libeň
  • 10. The Breath of Bones and Places
  • 11. The Standard Central Bohemian Vision
  • 12. Places from the Other Side
  • 13. On Landscape Memory and the Stone of St. Ivan at Bytíz near Příbram
  • 14. The Man Who Used to Write in a Forsaken Landscape
  • 15. The Six-Cornered Snowflake
  • --
  • 16. Bees of the Invisible
  • Acknowledgments
  • Foreword, by Laurie Olin
  • Preface: Gathering Strength and Drinking Dawn in the Landscape of Home
  • 1. Geodiversity and Changes in the Bohemian Landscape
  • 2. A Tree as a Family Member
  • 3. A Revolution of Surface: Successful as Asphalt
  • 4. Journey to Uničov or About the Gap Between the Birds
  • 5. Walking Through a Landscape
Control code
ocn905856001
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (193 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812291063
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812291063
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt136m9c0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905856001

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