Apology to a Whale: Words to Mend a World by Cecile Pineda PDF

By Cecile Pineda

ISBN-10: 1609404408

ISBN-13: 9781609404406

Human beings are killing the planet and themselves within the procedure. Cecile Pineda asks an easy query: Why? An pressing reframing of present ecological considering, Apology to a Whale addresses what the intersection of relative linguistics and archeology unearths concerning the current world’s energy kinfolk, and what the intense conversation of vegetation and animals can train us. This masterpiece of artistic nonfiction is a wild experience at the frontiers of archeo-linguistics looking for the best killer on Earth—us.

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