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Natural history of the senses
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A Natural History of the Senses is a vibrant celebration of our ability to smell, taste, hear, touch, and see. Poet, pilot, naturalist, journalist, essayist, and explorer . A Natural History of the Senses has ratings and reviews. Kay said: Over a decade ago I picked up a book that changed my life. It was Diane Acke. The Great Affair The great affair, the love affair with life, is to live as variously as possible, to groom one's curiosity like a high-spirited thoroughbred, climb aboard .
Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose. Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose in New. 29 Jul A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE SENSES By Diane Ackerman. I placed a large Indonesian flying fox in my hair, to see if it would get entangled.
6 Aug That plurality is what science historian and poet Diane Ackerman explores with unparalleled elegance in A Natural History of the Senses. 28 Sep The Paperback of the A Natural History of the Senses by Diane Ackerman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $25 or more!. Physiology and philosophy mesh in this poetic investigation of the five senses; essays explore synesthesia, food taboos, kissing and the power and diversity of. A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE SENSES will lead us through a world of fluorescent lakes, colored vowels, images of the human body made from sound waves. 14 May Ackerman, a poet, New Yorker writer, and author of On Extended Wings (), offers a luscious tribute to the joys of corporeality.