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About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory

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Once, when asked for advice on how to become a writer, Lopez found himself replying: "Read. Find out what you truly believe. Get away from the familiar." This collection of essays stems directly from that philosophy. Here is far-flung travel (the beauty of remote Hokkaido Island, the over-explored Galapagos, enigmatic Bonaire); a naturalist's concerns (for endangered communities as well as their land) and pure adventure. Here, too, are seven exquisite memory pieces; beautiful, meditative recollections that will stand as ...

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About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory
1999, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679754473

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About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory
1999, The Harvill Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781860465659

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About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory
1999, The Harvill Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781860466953

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About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory
1998, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679434542

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About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory
1998, Random House Canada

ISBN-13: 9780679309444

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