Summary: For almost forty years, Chet Raymo has walked a one-mile path from his house to the college where he teaches, chronicling the universe he finds on his path with a scientist's curiosity, a historian's respect for the past, and a child's capacity for wonder. With each step, the landscape he traverses becomes richer, suggesting deeper and deeper aspects of astronomy, history, biology, and literature, and making the path universal in scope. His insights inspire us to turn our local paths ...show more--whether through cities, suburbs, or rural areas--into portals to greater understanding of our interconnectedness with nature and history. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 03
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