Jan DeBlieu's Wind: How the Flow of Air Has Shaped Life, Myth, and the PDF

By Jan DeBlieu

The wind has sculpted Earth from the start of time, however it has additionally formed humans—our histories, religions and cultures, the best way we construct our dwellings, and the way we expect and consider. during this poetic, acclaimed paintings, Jan DeBlieu takes the tempests of her domestic, the North Carolina Outer Banks, as a kick off point for contemplating how the world’s breezes and gales have made us who we're. She travels greatly, searching out the scientists, sailors and sages who, like her, are haunted by way of the circulate of air.


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By Jan DeBlieu

The wind has sculpted Earth from the start of time, however it has additionally formed humans—our histories, religions and cultures, the best way we construct our dwellings, and the way we expect and consider. during this poetic, acclaimed paintings, Jan DeBlieu takes the tempests of her domestic, the North Carolina Outer Banks, as a kick off point for contemplating how the world’s breezes and gales have made us who we're. She travels greatly, searching out the scientists, sailors and sages who, like her, are haunted by way of the circulate of air.


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