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Cathedral of the World: Sailing Notes for a Blue Planet

Biography / Memoir

By: Myron Arms

171 pages, no illustrations

Anchor Books

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #105578 | ISBN: 0385494769
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Hardback | Dec 1999 | #105577 | ISBN: 0385492693
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About this book

Drawing on his experiences of four decades under sail, Arms describes some of the last wild places on Earth - watching the flight of seabirds, listening to the night-breath of whales, and pondering the questions that all such encounters inspire. The result is a series of reflections as refreshing as they are wise - what John Muir did for western forests, what Edward Abbey did for the desert, Arms now does for the ocean.

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