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The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin

The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga by Sylvain Tesson

The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga



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The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga Sylvain Tesson ebook
Publisher: Rizzoli
ISBN: 9780847841271
Page: 244
Format: pdf


Mar 13, 2014 - I recently read “The Consolations Of The Forest: Alone In A Cabin On The Siberian Taiga”. Linda Coverdale (September 17, Rizzoli Ex Libris). From Potts Point Bookshop, handed me a gorgeous hardcover nonfiction book with a cabin in the woods on the cover—possibly my greatest weakness—Consolations of the Forest: alone in a cabin in the middle of Taiga, by Sylvain He has toured the world by bicycle, crossed the Himalayas on foot and, in 2003, he walked from Yakutsk in Siberia to Calcutta, India, retracing the journey of escapees from a gulag (also the subject of Peter Weir's film, The Way Back). Cabins at regular intervals, inhabited by strangely happy recluses. Mar 14, 2014 - Consolations of the Forest (Allen Lane, hardback). Staying put brought me what I could no longer find on any journey. The Consolations The cabin was originally constructed in the 1980's in a clearing in a cedar forest to be used by geologists. The author wrote beautifully (for me, achingly) about living in a remote cabin alone for six months. Arrival of spring in The Consolations of the Forest. Seventy-five miles from the nearest village, no neighbors, no access roads, In the depths of the taiga, I changed myself completely. Sep 18, 2013 - The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga by Sylvain Tesson, trans. Dec 5, 2013 - I went to spend six months in a Siberian cabin on the shores of Lake Baikal, on the tip of North Cedar Cape. Feb 3, 2014 - This month's Reader's Den will encourage you to try an exploratory journey to Siberia with Sylvan Tesson as he lives alone for six months in a cabin taking in the beauty of winter and the arrival of spring in The Consolations of the Forest. The idea of going to ground alone in the forest, surrounded by silence, began to intrigue me. Dec 14, 2013 - The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin in the Siberian Taiga; Sylvain Tesson. Dec 7, 2013 - The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga The Consolations of the Forest By Sylvain Tesson Translated from the French by Linda Coverdale Publisher: Rizzoli Ex Libris Pub. Often matter of fact and full of vodka, Tesson settles into the taiga embracing the frozen landscape and appreciating the way of life on Lake Baikal. Sylvain Tesson's account of six months living alone in a ten foot cabin by Lake Baikal in Siberia is an idiosyncratic meditation on solitude and hermitage, although Siberia's It's also the most boozy nature book I've ever read, with Tesson downing shots with the woodsmen of the taiga, or just gobbling down the shots by himself before sliding around on the frozen turquoise ice of the lake.

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