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World of silence

Don Coldsmith

World of silence

by Don Coldsmith

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deaf,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    From birth he"d been called Speajs-not. Deaf and mute he lives in a world of silence apart from his people, who later rename him Hunts-Alone for his unsual but successful approach to securing sustenance from the wild game that roams the land. Stronger than his handicap, he finds love, establishes his own lodge, and begins a family of his own-all of which is shattered forever the day the forest people attack his encampment.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDon Coldsmith
    SeriesBantam Domain historical novel, A Spanish bit super edition
    ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 136 vol. 22
    The Physical Object
    Pagination328 p. ;
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24836113M
    ISBN 100553289454
    ISBN 109780553289459
    LC Control Number2011656298
    OCLC/WorldCa25294480

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The is the first modern philosophical and spiritual discussion of the importance and value of silence. First published in English in the early '50s, the Swiss author was a former medical student who left behind the world of modern medicine to become a by: Deaf and mute, he lives in a world of silence apart from his people, who later rename him Hunts-Alone for his usual but successful approach to securing sustenance from the wild game that roams the land.

Stronger than his handicap, he finds love, establishes his own lodge, and begins a family of his own--all /5(6). The World of Silence as described by Max Picard in his book by the same name is Real, Alive and Endangered, even more so than any currently threatened species.

He describes Silence in such a way I was constantly drawn to It, as to place at once familiar and new, hauntingly and achingly poetical, yet as completely practical and essential as breathing/5. World of Silence.

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World of silence. [Don Coldsmith] -- From birth he'd been called Speaks-not. Deaf and mute he lives in a world of silence apart from his people, who later rename him Hunts-Alone for his unsual but successful approach to securing.

The World of Silence. In this profoundly illuminating book, first published inrenowned Swiss philosopher Max Picard expresses the nature and meaning of silence in poetic, lyrical, and honest language that helps call forth the silence that lies as the mostly unrecognized source of our own being.

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No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available The World of Silence. Max Picard. Regnery, - Silence - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a s: 1. The Zen master and one of the world's most beloved teachers returns with a concise, practical guide to understanding and developing our most powerful inner resource—silence—to help us find happiness, purpose, and peace.

Max Picard's book is a deeply moving account of silence, where he illustrates that silence is not the mere absence of noise, but an entire world in itself, alive and palpating, if only we would listen/5(12).

What is Silence About and Why Should I Care. Silence is a novel about European Catholics who visit Japan, written by a Japanese Catholic who visited Europe. We don't know about you, but that little mind-bender is enough to get us hooked.

Okay, so maybe a few rather racist Jesuit priests aren't exactly the most likable protagonists in the world.

And, yes, it's odd that a book written by a. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Die Welt des Schweigens. Description: pages ; 17 cm: Contents: Introduction --The nature of silence --The basic phenomenon of silence --Silence as the origin of speech --Silence, language and truth --The silence in speech --Man between silence and speech --The demonic in silence and speech --Language and.

The Silent World was one of the first films to use underwater cinematography to show the ocean depths in color. Its title derives from Cousteau's book The Silent World: A Story of Undersea Discovery and ed by: Jacques Cousteau, Louis Malle.

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The World of Silence by Max Picard (, Paperback)/5(). The forest is like a great reservoir of silence out of which the silence trickles in a thin, slow stream and fills the air with its brightness.' Picard's great prose poem, like the silence it depicts, 'does not fit into the world of profit and utility; it simply is.

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Max Picard. Regnery, - Silence - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book. What Reviews: 1. The book is an examination of the importance of silence, its cultural history, and the aversion contemporary society has to it. Although she is now a nonfiction writer, she also has a large bibliography of novels and short stories.

Silence Summary. Father Rodrigues and Father Garrpe have just received bad news: their former teacher, Father Ferreira, has renounced his faith after being captured by the Japanese government. Upset and confused, the two priests decide to defy the country's ban. The story of an 18th century century plains indian who is deaf and mute.

It is rich in realism and characterization, but it does not quite escape the feeling of a dime novel. SADBUT COUL;D VERY WELL BE TRUE!!!. Published by User, 15 years agoAuthor: Don Coldsmith. The most important book published for a decade (Lynne Truss Sunday Telegraph) Quiet is a very timely book, and Cain's central thesis is fresh and important.

Maybe the extrovert ideal is no longer as powerful as it was; perhaps it is time we all stopped to listen to the still, small voice of /5(7K).Picard, Max. The World of Silence. Chicago: Regnery, (U.S. ed., English translation) T his classic work is so filled with aphoristic passages that it is easy to lose sight of the larger premise.

That premise, that silence is not the absence of noise, the absence of something, but is a phenomenon in itself, was startlingly clear only when this work first appeared in Book Summary: The title of this book is The World of Silence and it was written by Max Picard, Stanley Godwin (Translator).

This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Unknown and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Eighth Day Pr and has a total of pages in the Edition: 2nd.