The Lost Art of Walking
The History, Science, Philosophy, and Literature of Pedestrianism
ISBN10: 159448998X ISBN13: 9781594489983 Publisher: Riverhead Books Published: Nov 20 2008 Pages: 276 Weight: 0.90lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
A cultural commentator and author of such works as Sex Collectors and The Food Chain evaluates walking from a range of disciplines to consider how the activity has inspired sporting events, mystical revelations, and artistic legacies. 17,500 first printing.