The Big Swim

The Big Swim

Coming Ashore in A World Adrift

eBook - 2015
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Carrie Saxifrage is a journalist and author whose work on First Nations responses to the proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline has garnered significant critical acclaim. Her research and analytic skills were honed over the course of a successful career as an environmental lawyer in the US. Now she writes for the Vancouver Observer and homesteads on a remote BC island. Carrie's pursuit of adventure and love of nature has taken her up mountains like the Matterhorn and Chimborazo. In 2006 she committed herself to the most life-affirming adventure yet: a low carbon lifestyle.
Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2015]
ISBN: 9781550925920
155092592X
9780865717985
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 181 pages)
Alternative Title: Coming ashore in a world adrift

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Sep 03, 2015

The big issues of climate change and the environment can seem daunting and overwhelming. Carrie Saxifrage grapples with how to make a difference in her own life and remain hopeful in the face of such large global issues. Her personal journey will provide inspiration and hope for all those who want to make a difference and live a more Earth-friendly life.

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