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The circumference of home

Kurt Hoelting

The circumference of home

one man"s yearlong quest for a radically local life

by Kurt Hoelting

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Da Capo Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hoelting, Kurt -- Travel -- United States,
  • Human ecology -- United States,
  • Place (Philosophy),
  • Outdoor recreation -- Environmental aspects -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementKurt Hoelting.
    GenreTravel
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF503 .H64 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24039661M
    ISBN 109780306817748
    LC Control Number2010000832
    OCLC/WorldCa472296711

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    45–60 minutes. Description. Measure circular objects to explore the relationship between circumference and diameter of a circle in order to discover the ratio, Pi.. Materials. pieces of string, approximately 48" . Co-sponsored by the Leopold Residence, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit RE-Sources, tonight’s other co-sponsor. About Kurt Hoelting and The Circumference of Home: One Man's Yearlong Quest .


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Vowing to travel only by foot, kayak, bike or public transportation after learning that his carbon footprint is twice the national average, Hoelting rediscovers the land close to home.

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