The Shepherd's View by James Rebanks audiobook

The Shepherd's View: Modern Photographs From an Ancient Landscape

By James Rebanks
Read by Bryan Dick

Macmillan Audio
1.48 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781427291196

From The New York Times bestselling author of The Shepherd’s Life, James Rebanks, comes a breathtaking book of photography and wisdom that chronicles an ancient way of living that deeply resonates in our modern world. With over eighty full color photographs The English Lake District comes into full focus: the sheep competitions of the spring, the sweeping pastures of the summer, beloved sheep dogs in the fall and the harsh snows of winter. A celebration of a way of life still very much alive, The Shepherd’s View is a poetic, and artistic achievement from one of England’s most celebrated new voices.

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Summary

Summary

From The New York Times bestselling author of The Shepherd’s Life, James Rebanks, comes a breathtaking book of photography and wisdom that chronicles an ancient way of living that deeply resonates in our modern world. With over eighty full color photographs The English Lake District comes into full focus: the sheep competitions of the spring, the sweeping pastures of the summer, beloved sheep dogs in the fall and the harsh snows of winter. A celebration of a way of life still very much alive, The Shepherd’s View is a poetic, and artistic achievement from one of England’s most celebrated new voices.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Mr. Rebanks writes with loving eloquence about a kind of deep-rooted life that is all but lost in the developed world. Geraldine Brooks, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of March and The Secret Chord
It's bloody marvelous. Helen Macdonald, New York Times bestselling author of H is for Hawk
Captivating... A book about continuity and roots and a sense of belonging in an age that's increasingly about mobility and self-invention. Hugely compelling. Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times, Ten Best Books of the Year
A torrent of images, bare journal entries, and essayistic vignettes creates constant vistas of this place and its people.

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Author

Author Bio: James Rebanks

Author Bio: James Rebanks

James Rebanks runs a family-owned farm in the Lake District in northern England. A graduate of Oxford University, James works as an expert adviser to UNESCO on sustainable tourism. The Shepherd’s Life is his first book.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Biography & Autobiography
Runtime: 1.48
Audience: Adult
Language: English